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Home Dogs For Adoption In Maryland

Dogs For Adoption In Maryland

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Below are all of the organizations in Maryland from which you can adopt a dog. Please continue on to each individual organization’s website by clicking on their name to see dogs they have available for adoption or to learn more about the organization and their mission. Adopting is a great way of bringing home a dog in need of a loving home. Consider checking with the organizations in your area on a weekly basis if you’re looking for a specific breed before you decide to go out and buy a puppy from a breeder. You know what they say – ‘Adopt Before You Shop!’

OrganizationAddressCityEmailPhone
Adopt a Homeless AnimalP.O. Box 65351BaltimoreEmail Us410-558-4554
Ali Oop AdoptionsCumberlandEmail Us
All About Life RescueBaltimoreEmail Us
All Breed Rescue and ReferralPO Box 5056GaithersburgEmail Us
All Miniature Pinscher ServiceCroftonEmail Us
All Shepherd RescueP.O. Box 23231BaltimoreEmail Us410-775-6473
Allbreed Rescue & Referral, Inc.GaithersburgEmail Us
Am. Lhasa Apso Club RescueCroftonEmail Us410-721-0053
American Brittany Rescue, Inc.2118 Brigadier BlvdOdentonEmail Us410-674-9880
American Bullmastiff AssociationMain StStevensvilleEmail Us410-643-6207
American Fox Terrier RescueColumbiaEmail Us
American Lhasa Apso Club Rescue – Northwest RegionP.O. Box 83298GaithersburgEmail Us814-624-5136
Angel’s Dog RescueBaltimoreEmail Us443-618-6973
Animal Advocates of Howard CountyEllicott CityEmail Us410-880-2488 ext 3
Animal Allies Rescue FoundationP.O. Box 6446BaltimoreEmail Us
Animal Kingdom Kennel Rescue17826 Lappans RdFairplayEmail Us301-582-3353
Animal Protection AllianceTakoma ParkEmail Us301-270-4774
Animal Relief FundHollywoodEmail Us
Animal Rescue of MarylandSunderlandEmail Us
Animal Resource Foundation, Inc.51 Piney Narrows RoadChesterEmail Us410-643-8700
Animal Safe Haven and Adoptions, Inc.P.O. Box 2773ColumbiaEmail Us
Animal Welfare League of Frederick County1202 East Patrick Street, Suite 13-AFrederickEmail Us301-663-5855
Animal Welfare League of Queen Anne’s County201 Clay DriveQueenstownEmail Us410-827-7178
Animal Welfare League-Montgomery County12 Park AvenueGaithersburgEmail Us301-740-2511
Animal Welfare Society of Howard County, MD8556 Davis RoadColumbiaEmail Us410-465-4350
Anne Arundel County Animal Control411 Maxwell Frye Rd.MillersvilleEmail Us410-222-8900
Annies OrphansGaithersburgEmail Us
Annies OrphansGaithersburgN/A301-741-4151
Arden’s ArcBaltimoreEmail Us
Ark of Hope Rescue, Inc.13400 Arctic Ridge LaneOldtownEmail Us301-478-3300
Association for Animal Rights, Inc.67 Main StReisterstownEmail Us410-526-5224
Baltimore Animal Rescue & Care Shelter (BARCS)301 Stockholm StreetBaltimoreN/A410-396-4695
Baltimore Bully Crew, Inc.P.O. Box 10289BaltimoreEmail Us
Baltimore County Animal Control13800 Manor RoadBaldwinEmail Us410-887-7297
Baltimore Humane Society1601 Nicodemus RdReisterstownEmail Us410-833-8848
Basset Hound Rescue LeaguePO Box 44201Fort WashingtonEmail Us866-625-4630
Baywater Animal Rescue4930 Bucktown RdCambridgeEmail Us410-228-3090
Beagle Rescue of Southern Maryland, Inc.P.O. Box 983WaldorfEmail Us301-934-3616
Bella’s Bully BuddiesP.O. Box 649White MarshEmail Us443-804-6684
Bengal Rescue Network (501c3)BaltimoreN/A443-983-5728
Best DAWG Rescue, Inc.P.O. Box 34213BethesdaEmail Us301-407-2378
Black Dogs & Company Rescue, Inc.P.O. Box 84DarlingtonEmail Us443-499-3506
Blackdogs Rescue4164 Kentucky River PkwyLexingtonEmail Us907-602-9670
Blue Ridge Gordon Setter Club RescueSeverna ParkEmail Us410-431-5006
Bourbon County Rescue12960 Middlebrook Road, #520AGermantownEmail Us
Bring Home the Brindle Dog RescueIjamsvilleEmail Us
Bulldog Rescue FarmP.O. Box 0175JarrettsvilleEmail Us443-386-6170
Calvert Animal Welfare LeaguePrince FrederickN/A410-535-9300
Canine Advocacy Sanctuary & Adoptions, Inc.WoodsboroEmail Us301-514-0760
Caroline County Humane Society407 W. Bell St.RidgelyEmail Us410-820-1600
Celebrating Pugs – GreensboroP.O. Box 202DentonEmail Us
Celebrating Pugs – HagerstownHagerstownEmail Us
Charm City Animal RescueCumberlandEmail Us
Charm City Animal RescueCumberland and BaltimoreEmail Us
Chesapeake Area Alaskan Malamute Protection, formerly Potomac Valley AMRVirginia, Maryland, DCEmail Us301-330-4181
Chesapeake Cats and Dogs300A Island Professional ParkStevensvilleN/A410-643-9955
Chesapeake Shepherd & K-9 RescueAnnapolisEmail Us
Chow Chow Rescue of MarylandSilver SpringEmail Us
City of College Park Animal ControlCollege ParkEmail Us240-487-3570
Coast to Coast Dachshund RescueOdentonEmail Us443-623-4631
Cocker Spaniel Adoption Center Inc.P.O. Box 1704WestminsterEmail Us410-628-6191
Companion Animal Rescue Alliance3351 Corridor Market Place, Suite 400-90LaurelEmail Us
Crazy for Critters Animal Rescue11414 Norris Twilley Rd.Mardela SpringsEmail Us443-669-4277
Critters from Heaven Rescue, Inc.CambridgeEmail Us443-521-5035
DASH Rescue2110 By Pass RdPocomoke CityEmail Us
Delmarva Dachshund RescueCentrevilleEmail Us
Delmarva Poodle Rescue1267 General’s HighwayCrownsvilleEmail Us
Dixie Pet Underground RailroadHagerstownEmail Us
DobsonTNR (Trap,Neuter,Return/Rescue)WestminsterEmail Us
Dog Rescue of MarylandP.O. Box 515PasadenaEmail Us
DO-Good Dog RescuePikesvilleEmail Us
Dogs XL RescueBaltimoreEmail Us410-929-5847
Doodle Dawgs and Fabulous FelinesWaldorfEmail Us
Doodle Dawgs Small Dog RescueWaldorfEmail Us
Dorchester County Dog Control829 Fieldcrest RdCambridgeN/A410-228-3083
Double Dog Dare RescueWestminsterEmail Us
East Coast Adoption AgencyBel AirEmail Us443-528-0320
Eastern Shore Animal League, Inc.3280 Augustine Herman Hwy.Chesapeake CityN/A410-885-2342
Elk Neck Veterinary Clinic1657 Turkey Point RoadNorth EastEmail Us410-287-6670
Em Sull 4 Paws736 Seneca ParkBaltimoreEmail Us
Eskie Rescuers United, American Eskimo Dog Rescue, Inc.8620 Allenswood RdRandallstownEmail Us
Ethical Bull Breed Rescue and ReferralP.O. Box 8858BaltimoreEmail Us
For Adoption By Private OwnerBowieN/A
For Adoption By Private OwnerMt RainierN/A
For Otis SakeHagerstownEmail Us301-331-8729
For Pete’s Sake Rescue – MarylandBaltimoreEmail Us
For The Love Of Little MickeyBaltimoreN/A443-805-4296
Forever RescueRockvilleN/A412-370-4493
Four Paws at a Time RescueLaurelEmail Us410-705-3948
Frederick County Animal Control1832 Rosemont AveFrederickEmail Us301-600-1546
Friends for AnimalsBaltimoreEmail Us828-433-1115
Friends Of Montgomery County AnimalsP.O. Box 386GermantownEmail Us
Friends of Montgomery County Animals, Inc.P.O. Box 386GermantownN/A301-977-4833
Friends of Zorro Siberian Husky/All Breed RescueNorth EastEmail Us410-658-3301
Friskys Wildlife Primate Sanctuary, Inc.10790 Old Frederick RdWoodstockEmail Us
Gentle CreaturesRockvilleEmail Us240-793-9715
German Shepherd Rescue of MarylandP.O. Box 3872FrederickEmail Us301-668-4974
Gods Will Small Dog SanctuaryIndian HeadEmail Us240-346-1463
Golden Retriever Rescue of Southern Maryland, Inc.PO Box 6Great MillsEmail Us855-477-3728
Greenbelt Animal ShelterGreenbeltEmail Us
Greyhound Welfare (Mid Atlantic)P.O. Box 27SpencervilleEmail Us301-949-0615
Greyt Expectations Greyhound Rescue, Inc.20545 Chingville RoadLeonardtownEmail Us301-994-2414
GROWL – MDGaithersburgEmail Us
Hammonds Homeward Bound HoundsHagerstownN/A
Happy Go Lucky Mastiffs Rescue11200 Mv Smith RdFlintstoneEmail Us240-979-7381
HART for Animals, Inc.1265 Bumble Bee RoadAccidentEmail Us301-387-7729
Heart of the Earth Sanctuary and RescueP.O. Box 1855CumbelandEmail Us240-979-6004
Heavens Gate Animal Rescue Ltd.P.O. Box 2781BaltimoreEmail Us410-636-1360
Hedgesville HoundsRockvilleEmail Us
Hill HoundsGreensboroEmail Us
Hill Hounds Rescue and Animal Sanctuary, Inc.10771 Greensboro Rd.DentonEmail Us410-479-3459
Home At Last Sanctuary, Inc.9812 Falls Rd Ste 114-287PotomacEmail Us301-983-0614
Homeward Bound Schnauzer RescueP.O. Box 633MillersvilleEmail Us
Homewoods Rescue For the Wayward Hound21160 Bivalve Lodge RoadBivalveEmail Us
Howard County Animal Control8576 Davis RoadColumbiaN/A410-313-2780
Humane Society of Calvert CountyP.O. Box 3505Prince FrederickEmail Us410-257-4908
Humane Society of Carroll County2517 Littlestown PikeWestminsterN/A410-848-4810 ext 810
Humane Society of Carroll County2517 Littlestown PikeWestminsterN/A410-848-4810
Humane Society of Charles County71 Industrial Park DriveWaldorfEmail Us301-645-8181
Humane Society of Harford County2208 Connolly RoadFallstonEmail Us410-836-1090
Humane Society of Kent County Maryland, Inc.10720 Augustine Herman HwyChestertownEmail Us410-778-3648
Humane Society of Somerset CountyP.O. Box 61Deal IslandEmail Us410-651-2424
Humane Society of Washington County13011 Maugansville RdHagerstownEmail Us301-733-2060
Humane Society of Wicomico County5130 Citation Dr.SalisburyEmail Us410-749-7603
Huskies To Love Siberian Rescue of MarylandRosedaleEmail Us
Independent Animal RescueGermantownEmail Us301-515-8283
Irish Terrier Rescue NetworkLaurelEmail Us
Island Puppy RescueStevensvilleEmail Us
Italian Greyhound Rescue of MarylandPasadenaEmail Us410-360-1939
Jamm Rescue76 Woodlawn LaneEarlevilleEmail Us410-275-1331
Jasmine’s House, Inc.23219 Stringtown Road, #271ClarksburgEmail Us
K-9 LifesaversRockvilleEmail Us202-263-1990
Kathy Graningers Puppy RescueGlenelgEmail Us
Kitties & PittiesP.O. Box 767Ellicott CityEmail Us410-861-0723
Knine Rescue, Inc.BrookevilleEmail Us
Kobi’s PromiseP.O. Box 622FultonEmail Us443-283-1723
KRPetz – Working K9’sP.O. Box 278ArnoldEmail Us
Last Chance Animal RescueP.O. Box 1670White PlainsEmail Us301-274-9409
Last Chance Animal RescueWaldorfEmail Us
Lizzy’s LodgeP.O. Box 3334Silver SpringEmail Us
Lonely Hearts Animal RescueFrederickEmail Us
Lost PawsBaltimoreEmail Us443-341-7928
Love on a Leash Dog Rescue, Inc.Ellicott CityEmail Us800-296-8455
LuckyOnes30450 Potomac WayCharlotte HallEmail Us301-274-0504
Luna’s House Animal Care and Education Center2801 Pulaski HighwayEdgewoodEmail Us410-671-2954
Majesty Rottweiler Rescue, Inc.P.O. Box 493DarlingtonEmail Us206-350-7688
Maryland Animal Rescue116 Legion Ave.AnnapolisEmail Us410-263-0608
Maryland Animal Rescue, Inc.1382 Mt Zion Marlboro Rd #428LothianEmail Us301-832-5992
Maryland Bichon Frise RescueRockvilleEmail Us301-466-2492
Maryland Pet Match RescuePOB 42015TowsonEmail Us
Maryland Westie Rescue, Inc.P.O. Box 68SpencervilleEmail Us
MAS Rescue, Inc.P.O. Box 5143BaltimoreEmail Us410-227-3566
McWag RescueGaithersburgEmail Us240-483-7976
MD/DC/VA Saint Bernard RescueHampsteadEmail Us
MerryLea RescueMerryLea RescueFrederickEmail Us
MetroPets Online, Inc.43 Randolph Road #109Silver SpringEmail Us301-873-0846
Mid Atlantic Great Dane Rescue League, Inc.BaltimoreN/A443-773-2639
Mid Atlantic IG Rescue (IGCA)EdgewaterEmail Us
Mid Atlantic Scottish Terrier Education and Rescue2110 Ednor RoadSilver SpringEmail Us
Mid-Atlantic (Kent County) Border Collie RescueChestertownEmail Us
Mid-Atlantic (Kent County) Border Collie RescueChestertownEmail Us
MidAtlantic Bully BuddiesP.O. Box 50106BaltimoreEmail Us
Midatlantic Bully BuddiesReisterstownEmail Us
Mid-Atlantic Chinese Shar-Pei Rescue OperationP.O. Box 34034BethesdaEmail Us301-881-1221
Mid-Atlantic German Shepherd RescueP.O. Box 353Mt AiryEmail Us410-644-7763
Mid-Atlantic German Shorthaired Pointer Rescue, Inc.SykesvilleEmail Us
Mid-Atlantic Great Dane RescueP.O. Box 285HanoverEmail Us410-945-5454
Mid-Atlantic Old English Sheepdog RescueBaltimoreEmail Us
MidAtlantic Samoyed RescueP.O. Box 0526MayoEmail Us
MJ’s Animal Sanctuary, Inc.P.O. Box 2084BowieEmail Us
Montgomery County Humane Society601 South Stonestreet AvenueRockvilleEmail Us240-252-2555
Montgomery County SPCAP.O. Box 637GaithersburgEmail Us
Montgomery County SPCAP.O. Box 637Washington GroveEmail Us301-948-4266
Mutts Matter RescueP.O. Box 2231RockvilleEmail Us
Needful Souls Dog RescueBaltimoreEmail Us
New Beginnings German Shorthaired Pointer RescueMonroviaEmail Us
No Kill HarfordP.O. Box 1543Bel AirEmail Us
Northern Chesapeake Sheltie Rescue205 Haynes CtAbingdonEmail Us410-515-7029
NoVa Rottweiler Rescue League, Inc.PO Box 1777GermantownEmail Us301-774-7136
Oddie’s Legacy Rescue & PlacementGaplandEmail Us301-432-2859
PapAdoptersP.O. Box 1232Glen BurnieEmail Us248-587-7460
Papillon Club of America RescueLusbyEmail Us410-586-1995
Partners in Boxer Rescue, Inc.P.O. Box 8613ElkridgeEmail Us443-790-8937
Partnership for Animal Welfare (PAW)P.O. Box 1074GreenbeltEmail Us301-572-4paw
Patuxent Animal Welfare Society, Inc.237 Deer DriveLusby & BowieN/A410-326-1616
PAWSForest HillEmail Us
Paws for Life, Inc.P.O. Box 407Chesapeake CityEmail Us302-376-7297
Perfect MatchFultonEmail Us
Pet Rescue of Maryland1719 York RoadLuthervilleEmail Us410-627-6563
PetConnect RescueP.O. Box 60714PotomacEmail Us877-838-9171
Pets with Disabilities635 Clay Hammond RoadPrince FrederickEmail Us
Pets with Disabilities635 Clay Hammond RdPrince FrederickN/A443-624-9270
Peyton’s Pet RescueGlen BurnieEmail Us
Picasso’s Place Min Pin RescueP.O. Box 404MyersvilleEmail Us
Pitties & Purrs Rescue, Inc.P.O. Box 5160BaltimoreEmail Us
Pitts and Rotts for LifeRandallstownEmail Us443-253-6586
Prince Georges County Animal Management Division8311 D`Arcy RoadForestvilleEmail Us301-499-8300
Prince Georges County Animal Management Division3750 Brown Station RoadUpper MarlboroN/A301-780-7200
Pugh Zoo Rescue LtdP.O. Box 637JarrettsvilleEmail Us443-307-6625
Puppy Paws RescueHuntingtownEmail Us
Puppy TalesTimoniumN/A410-916-1937
Queen Anne’s County Animal Services201 Clay DriveQueenstownN/A410-758-3493
Queen Annes County Department of Animal Control201 Clay DriveQueenstownEmail Us410-758-2393
Rainbow Tails RescueBel AirEmail Us
Reach Out Rescue & ResourcesP.O. Box 542WestminsterEmail Us
Recycled Love, Inc.P.O. Box 38800BaltimoreEmail Us
Rescue Angels of Southern Maryland, Inc.P.O. Box 51White PlainsEmail Us844-966-7276
Roberts RescueBaltimoreEmail Us
Roberts RescueBaltimoreEmail Us
Roxie’s Fund, Inc.11006 Veirs Mill Rd, # 272, Ste L15Silver SpringEmail Us301-962-7509
Rude Ranch Animal Rescue3200 Ivy WayHarwoodEmail Us410-798-9559
S N R Bully Breed RescueLa PlataEmail Us301-934-1153
Safe Shelter, Inc.P.O. Box 134FlintstoneEmail Us301-478-3206
Saint Bernard Rescue GroupWestminsterEmail Us503-383-1457
Save The Pound Puppies14 Red PumpBel AirEmail Us410-838-1869
Saving Grace Animal Rescue of MarylandP.O. Box 92MillersvilleEmail Us
Schnauzer Rescue of the Mid-AtlanticP.O. Box 5034LaurelEmail Us301-776-7370-
Secluded Hearts RescueP.O. Box 15ChewsvilleEmail Us
Second Hope RescueP.O. Box 1438FrederickEmail Us
Second Hope Rescue, Inc.LeonardtownEmail Us
Sheltie Haven Sheltie Rescue, Inc.2707 Rosemary CourtAdamstownEmail Us301-663-8046
Shepherds to LoveBaltimoreEmail Us
Shetland Sheepdog Rescue Club of Southern MD24485 Mervell Dean RoadHollywoodEmail Us301-373-2695
Shih Tzu Fanciers of Greater Baltimore RescueTowsonEmail Us410-321-1692
Shih Tzu Rescue1210 Peachwood LaneBowieEmail Us301-249-5717
Small Miracles Cat and Dog Rescue10236 Baltimore National PikeEllicott CityEmail Us410-274-3530
Smaller Paws & Pom Rescue MDGrasonvilleEmail Us
SPCA of Anne Arundel County1815 Bay Ridge AvenueAnnapolisEmail Us410-268-4388
SPCA/Humane Society Of Prince George’s County MarylandP.O. Box 925BowieEmail Us301-262-5625
St. Mary’s Animal Welfare LeagueP.O. Box 1232LeonardtownEmail Us301-373-5659
Tailed Treasures of MD, Inc.RockvilleEmail Us301-651-7785
Tails of Hope SanctuaryMt. AiryEmail Us
Tails of the Unwanted – MarylandSilver SpringEmail Us
Talbot Humane7894 Ocean GatewayEastonEmail Us410-822-0107
Tara’s House Animal Rescue, Inc.8775 Centre Park Drive, 258ColumbiaEmail Us
Tara’s House Animal Rescue, Inc.P.O. Box 7400Silver SpringEmail Us
The Boxer Transfer Network760 Changing Seasons RoadWestminsterEmail Us
The Chihuahua ProjectGreensboroEmail Us
The Fallston Animal Rescue Movement, Inc.2725 Fallston RoadFallstonEmail Us410-557-6161
The Maryland SPCA3300 Falls RoadBaltimoreEmail Us410-235-8826
The Thelma Foundation614 Gunsmoke TraiLusbyEmail Us410-326-1827
Tomorrow’s Promise, Inc.P.O. Box 1342MiddletownEmail Us
Toy Breeds In Need RescueSmithsburgEmail Us
Tri-County Animal Shelter6707 Animal Shelter RoadHughesvilleEmail Us301-932-1713
Tri-State All Breed RescueHagerstownEmail Us740-610-8729
Underdog Rescue of MDBaltimoreEmail Us
United Maltese Rescue18955 Ferry Landing CircleGermantownEmail Us301-972-3169
USNMC RescueP.O. Box 192JeffersonN/A410-766-8225
USPeacePawsAll Across the USEmail Us
Wags & WishesP.O. Box 1102CambridgeEmail Us410-476-8629
Wags to WhiskersP.O. Box 1184ClarksburgN/A240-481-8432
We CARE-4-PawsPasadenaEmail Us443-782-0399
Well Placed Pet (Rescue Well)BaltimoreEmail Us
Westie Rescue, Inc.P.O. Box 187SpencervilleEmail Us540-554-2963
Willing Hearts Dalmatian RescueColumbiaEmail Us610-948-5898
Worcester County Humane Society12330 Eagles Nest RdBerlinEmail Us410-213-0146

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