Celebrate amazing art by K-12 students while supporting the MD SPCA.

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We’re hiring! Veterinary and marketing 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 Play and Recall Training

May 20, 2022 • 3:00PM

Puppy Play and Recall Training   Adequately socializing... Learn more


Puppy Pointers: Puppy Socialization

May 27, 2022 • 3:00PM

Puppy Socialization   Adequately socializing puppies... 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 Play and Recall Training

Starting May 20, 2022

Puppy Play and Recall Training   Adequately socializing puppies during the critical... Learn more

Puppy Pointers: Puppy Socialization

Starting May 27, 2022

Puppy Socialization   Adequately socializing puppies during the critical period – 8... 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.