July 27, 2020  |  Happy Tail

Eleanor

"We adopted Eleanor (then Sapphire) from the Maryland SPCA at 10 weeks old on February 10, 2020. We met a few dogs but the connection with her... Read more

July 13, 2020  |  Happy Tail

Rupert

"Rupert is doing great! He’s a ball of energy, sweetness, mischief, and cuddles! He and our 5-year-old cat Paul were introduced successfully... Read more

July 8, 2020  |  News & Blog Topic

Puppy Socialization: Why It’s So Important

By Rachel Ash, CTC, CPDT-KA “Socialization” is a word you hear a lot. It can mean anything from a specific time in a puppy’s life to a... Read more

June 29, 2020  |  Happy Tail

Chico

"I just wanted to let you know that Chico is settling in nicely and demonstrating his smarts everyday." – Emily Miller Chico is quickly learning... Read more

June 18, 2020  |  News & Blog Topic

CARES Act Helps Donor Dollars Go Further

Choosing to donate to the Maryland SPCA during challenging times like the COVID-19 crisis is an act of faith. Faith that the future, although unknown... Read more

June 15, 2020  |  Happy Tail

Hamilton

Ham was adopted July 18, 2016. "We moved to Germany with him in August 2019. He’s adjusted so well, is loving having more space and nature near... Read more

June 8, 2020  |  News & Blog Topic

Critical Maryland SPCA Operational Updates

This page will update you on our operating status amidst COVID-19. Please note: Anyone on Maryland SPCA property must wear a mask until... Read more

June 1, 2020  |  Happy Tail

Rita

This is Rita. We adopted her 4 years ago today. She has been absolutely amazing. She’s now a registered emotional support animal for my son and... Read more

May 19, 2020  |  Happy Tail

Pepe’s Journey

In mid-February, the Maryland SPCA admitted a very special case. Eight-year-old Pepe was fighting the deadly parvovirus. Because parvo is so... Read more

April 6, 2020  |  News & Blog Topic

COVID-19 Transmission and Animals

You may have heard about the tiger at the Bronx Zoo who tested positive for COVID-19. It’s mostly likely the tiger was exposed by a staff member... Read more

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