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Holiday Hours: Closed on Thanksgiving. Adoption Center will be open from 12-5 p.m. on Black Friday.

Project Adopt in White Marsh Mall will be open 1-7 p.m. on Black Friday. Wellness Center will be closed on Friday.

Compassionate Staff

The staff at the Maryland SPCA strives to reflect our mission of helping pets and people. We do this through a work environment that is:

  • Professional
  • Positive
  • Knowledgeable
  • Safety Conscious
  • Dependable
  • Supportive
  • Compassionate
  • Trustworthy
  • Patient
  • Alert and Attentive

We treat animals kindly and compassionately at all times. We serve the public in a prompt and friendly manner and we treat every co-worker with respect and value working as a team. Most importantly, we enjoy the fact that we are doing something important that makes a difference.

To Apply for an Open Position:

The Maryland SPCA is located on Falls Road in Baltimore. Please forward your completed employment application and resume to Deidre Carroll, Director of Human Resources, (dcarroll@mdspca.org) along with a cover letter describing why you are a good fit for this position. Incomplete submissions will not be considered. No phone calls please.

Staff Veterinarian

Full Time

Position Summary: The Staff Veterinarian position is designed to build upon the Maryland SPCA’s strong medical care program.  The Staff Veterinarian is responsible for the medical and surgical care of shelter residents and client owned patients. The Staff Veterinarian works in the following areas: MD SPCA Spay-Neuter Center, MD SPCA Animal Shelter, and the MD SPCA Wellness Clinic.

posted: November 21, 2015

Development Assistant

Full Time

Position Summary:

The Development Assistant is responsible for accurate and timely entry of gifts, address changes, and other biographical information into Raiser’s Edge.  Other responsibilities include downloading and importing donor records and contributions, merging and printing letters, sorting incoming mail, greeting visitors to the Headquarters House, staffing special events and answering phone calls. The position will require occasional evening and weekend work.

posted: November 20, 2015

Director of Veterinary Services

Full Time


The Director of Veterinary Services is the lead Veterinarian and is responsible for establishing and maintaining the Maryland SPCA veterinary standards of care. This position oversees the Spay/Neuter Clinic, the Maryland SPCA Wellness Clinic and works closely with the Director of Operations on the development and implementation of shelter animal veterinary care. This position requires a highly-motivated, clinically-skilled and compassionate Veterinarian who wants to both lead and manage a highly-skilled team to improve veterinary program productivity, foster communication among departments and create a positive, motivating work environment.

posted: October 29, 2015

Communications Intern

Internship, Part Time

Our communications interns help take photos and videos of adoptable animals to use to promote them in social media and other means of communication. Other responsibilities include writing newsletter stories and animal descriptions and assisting in animal care and shelter operations as needed. This is a volunteer internship.

posted: May 01, 2015