On September 24, bring your best friend to a party in pet paradise! We’ll have exciting pet activities, family fun, food trucks and vendors, and more. Ticket proceeds will support homeless animals at the MD SPCA.

JOIN OUR TEAM of caring professionals

We’re hiring! Veterinary and volunteer positions are available now.

150 Years
improving the lives
of pets and people.

The Maryland SPCA was founded in 1869 on the simple notion that every animal deserves to be treated with compassion and care.

Coming Up

Join the fun at
our next event.


Puppy Pointers: Puppy Body Handling

September 30, 2022 • 3:00PM

Puppy Body Handling   Adequately socializing puppies... Learn more


All-Star Canine, Thursdays

October 6, 2022 • 5:00PM

We're committed to helping you create a positive and... Learn more


Over 2,000 pets are rescued and adopted each year from the Maryland SPCA.


Your old vehicle can change pets' lives

Need help? Start here.

We're committed to providing life-saving knowledge and resources to the community.

Pet Training

Puppy Pointers: Puppy Body Handling

Starting September 30, 2022

Puppy Body Handling   Adequately socializing puppies during the critical period weeks... Learn more

All-Star Canine, Thursdays

Starting October 6, 2022

We're committed to helping you create a positive and lasting relationship between you... Learn more


of our budget
comes from donations and program fees

Did you know?

The Maryland SPCA is an independent, local nonprofit operating out of one small but mighty campus in Baltimore.

Our Partners


Develop and enhance your relationship with your pet through our training classes.

Our veterinary practice can keep your pet healthy and happy. All proceeds benefit animals at the MD SPCA.

Spay and neuter surgery for cats and dogs.

Caring for the health of every new pet that arrives in our care.

Saving the lives of Maryland animals since 1869.

Explore all the ways to give to the Maryland SPCA.

Your support saves the lives of local cats and dogs.

Help pay for health care essentials and adoption services.

Help pets stay in loving homes where they belong.

Give cats and dogs the gift of your time.

Life-saving knowledge and resources for all your pets' needs.