July 8, 2020  |  Training Tips

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 Update

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 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 Update

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

April 1, 2020  |  Happy Tail

Zena

Dear MD SPCA,  My wife and kids adopted Zena a year ago. She is very friendly with other dogs and is very laid back. She likes to cuddle... Read more

March 27, 2020  |  News Update

Update: The Maryland SPCA is Still Supporting the Community

Last week, for the safety of our community and staff, we made the incredibly hard decision to temporarily close our facilities to the public... Read more

March 15, 2020  |  Happy Tail

El Tigre

A few months ago, happy cat parents were looking for a young, active, orange male cat to befriend friends the young cat they already had... Read more

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