Rescue Organizations

BreedWebsite/Email/CityEmail/Phone Number
ALL BREED RESCUE
Adopt A Homeless Animalaaharescue.org410-558-4554
All Breed Rescue- adoptions onlyallbreed.orgallbreedrescue1@gmail.com
Animal Allies Rescueanimalalliesrescue.orginfo@animalalliesrescue.org
Animal Relief Fundanimalrelieffund.orginfo@animalrelieffund.org
Animal Rescue- MD/PA Lineanimalrescueinc.org717-993-3232
Best Dawg Rescuedawg-rescue.orgdawg@dawgrescue.org
Calvert Animal Welfare Leaguecawlrescue.org410-535-9300
CARA (Companion Animal Rescue)cara-adopt.org., Laurelcara.opensdoors@gmail.com
Chesapeake Cats & Dogschesapeakecatsanddogs.org410-643-9955
Fallston Animal Rescue Movementfallstonanimalrescue.org410-557-7330
Friends of Montgomery Co. AnimalsGermantown, info@fmca.org
Home at Last Sanctuaryhomeatlastsanctuary.orghal@homeatlastsanctuary.org
Hope is On Your Way AB, Inc.hopeisonyourway.org410-967-1175
Lizzy's Lodgelizzyslodgerescue.orglizzyslodgerescue@gmail.com
Luna's House, Inc.lunashouse.org410-671-2954
MAS Rescue, Inc.MASrescue.org410-227-3566
MJ's Animal Sanctuarymyresq.org/mjscalmjsanimalsanctuary@gmail.com
Montgomery Co. Humane Societymchumane.orgmchs@mchumane.org
Partnership for Animal Rescuepaw-rescue.org301-572-4729
Pitties & Purrspittiesandpurrs.orgadoptpitties@gmail.com
Pet Connect Rescuepetconnectrescue.org877-838-9171
PetFinderpetfinder.com
Pet Rescue of MDpetrescueofmd.orginfo@petrescueofmd.org
ReachOut Rescue & Resourcesreachoutrescue.orgrorrcanine@gmail.com
Rude Ranch Rescueruderanch.org410-798-9559
Saving Grace Animal Rescue of MDsavinggraceanimalrescuemd.comsavinggracenews@gmail.com
Senior Dog Sanctuary of Marylandwww.seniordogsanctuary.com
Small Miracles Cat & Dog Rescuesmallmiraclesrescue.org
Tara's Housetarashouse.netinfo@tarashouse.net
BIRD RESCUE
Home is Where the Heart ishiwthirescue@yahoo.com
Phoenix Landingphoenixlanding.orgcontact@phoenixlanding.org
Ruffled Feathers Parrot Rescueruffledfeatherssanctuary.org443-974-5474
Wilson Parrot Foundationwilsonparrotfoundation.org301-526-3655
CATS ONLY
Alley Cat Rescuesaveacat.org301-277-5595
Chesapeake Feline Assn.chesapeakefelineassociation.org410-507-0664
Cats R Uscatsrusrescue.orginfo@catsrusrescue.com
Cuddles Cat Rescuecuddlescatrescue.comThurmont
Feline Rescue Assn.baltimorecats.orgbaltimorecats@gmail.com
Friends for Lifefriendsforlifecatrescue.org240-818-3688
Howard Co Cat Clubhowardcountycats.org410-730-3679
Little Flower Rescueadoptapet.com/adoption_rescue/104638-little-flower-rescue-parkville-maryland443-895-8724
Laurel Cats, Inclaurelcats.org301-886-0161
Lucky Cat Rescue- adoptions onlyluckycatrescue.com443-384-7374
Pets-4-Pets, Incpets-4-pets.rescuegroups.org240-405-4564
Potomac Stray Cat Rescuemembers.tripod.com/~potomacstraycats/news.htmpstraycats@aol.com
Siamese Cat Rescue Centersiameserescue.orgvasrc@siameserescue.org
DOGS-All Breed
Blind Dog Rescue Allianceblinddogrescue.com877-BLIND-01
Bull Breed Rescue-Ethicalcentralridge.com/ebbrrGuardianambull@aol.com
Canine Humane Networkcaninehumane.org888-436-2236
Dog Rescue of Marylanddogrescuemd.orgdogrescuemd@live.com
Dogs XL Rescuedogsxlrescue.orginfo@dogsxlrescue.org
Happy Hounds Homeward Boundhhhbrescue.orginfo.hhhb@gmail.com
Harnessed to Hope Northern Breednbrescue.com866-65-RESCUE
Knine Rescue Inc.www.kninerescue.comkninerescueinc@gmail.com
Mutts Matter Rescuemuttsmatterrescue.commuttsmatterrescue@gmail.com
Mutts Need Love Toomuttsneedlove@aol.com
Operation Paws for Homesophrescue.orgoperationpawsforhomes@gmail.com
Paws CrossedPawsCrossedDogRescue.compawscrosseddogrescue@yahoo.com
Roxie's Fundroxiesfund.orginfo@roxiesfund.org
Toy Breeds- Shih Tzus and Furbabiesstfbr.org410-721-5780
We Rescue Lovewerescuelove.orgadopt@werescuelove.org
DOGS - BREED SPECIFIC
Akitaakitarescue.org703-730-0844
Alaskan Malamuteschaamp.orgmalamuterescue@gmail.com
American Bull Dogamericanbulldogrescue.orgJodi@AmericanBulldogRescue.org
Australian Cattle Dogacdra.orgMDShelterRep@acdra.org
Australian Shepherdaussierescue.org855-882-1330
Australian Shepherd- New Spiritns4ar.org877-ARPH-779
Basenjibasenji.rescueme.org/Maryland
Basset hounds, dachshunds, corgisbassethoundrescuemd.orginfo@bassethoundrescuemd.org
Basset Houndbrood-va.org866-710-9476
Beaglebrewbeagles.orglaura@brewbeagles.org
Beagle Rescue of Southern MDbeaglemaryland.orginfo@beaglemaryland.org
Bearded Colliebeardedcollieclub.us/rescuekdbeardies@gmail.com
Bedlington Terrierbedlingtonamerica.com/resources/rescue/LClarkson@gmail.com
Belgian Malinoismalinoisrescue.org
Bernese Mountain Dogmdbmdc.orgklgreenwood12@gmail.com
Bichon Frisebichonrescue.org866-473-0722
Border Colliemabcr.orgslr@mabcr.org
Border Terrierborderterrierrescue.comjo-wolf@outlook.com
Borzoiborzois.combdalzell@qis.net
Boston Terrierbostonterrierclubofmd.org443-521-3886
Bouvierabrl.orgmdcoord@abrl.org
Boxer- AaBRadoptaboxerrescue.com877-570-0360
Boxer- Shirley's Angelsshirleysboxers.orgsabr.adoption@gmail.com
Brittany Spanielamericanbrittanyrescue.orgbritrescue@comcast.net
Bulldog Club of America Rescue rescuebulldogs.orgmdbullyrescue@verizon.net
Bulldog- Midatlanticmidatlanticbulldogrescue.commabdrescue@yahoo.com
Bulldog- French frenchbulldogrescue.orginfo@frenchbulldogrescue.org
Bull Mastiffbullmastiff.us/rescueblackslate@aol.com
Bull Terrierbrbtc.cominfo.brbtc@gmail.com
Cairn Terrierrescue.potomacctc.org/index.phplocleland@verizon.net
Cairn Rescue USAcairnrescueusa.comdebh48@verizon.net
Chihuahuamembers.petfinder.org/~NJ96/CNWH_HOME.htmlcnwh.rescue@gmail.com
Chinese Crestedcrest-care.netcrestcareinc@gmail.com
Chow chowrescuecny.org315-699-3086
Cocker Spaniel- Adoption Centercockeradoptions.orginformation@cockeradoptions.org
Cocker Spaniel- Oldies But Goodiescockerspanielrescue.com703-533-2373
Collie Rescue, Inc. www.savecollies.orginfo@savecollies.org
Coonhound- Black & Tancoonhoundrescue.comjayne23@att.net
Corgipwccp.org/Rescue/rescue.htmsilverrodell@comcast.net
Curly Coated Retrieverccrca.org/resQ1.html
Dachshund Resc of N. Americadrna.org, 410-465-5681ann_donnawell@comcast.net
Dachshund- Coast to Coastc2cdr.orginfo@c2cdr.org
Dalmatianthedca.org/rescue.htmldcare@thedca.org
Dalmatian- Chocolate Chip www.ccdal.orgccdal@comcast.net
Doberman Pinscherdobe.netdarefeedback@yahoo.com
English Setter- Another Chanceenglishsetterrescue.org
English Springer Spanielmaessr.org301-362-0423
Fox Terrier- Smooth and Wirefoxterrierrescue.net888-FOX-TERR
German Shepherd - Mid Atlanticmagsr.orghelp@magsr.org
German Shepherd- All Shepherdallshepherdrescue.comadoptions@allshepherdrescue.com
German Shorthaired Pointermdgsprescue.orgmdgsprescue@yahoo.com
German Wirehaired Pointernationalgwprescue.comshoalwater@windstream.net
Golden Retriever- Almost Heavenalmostheaven-golden-retriever-rescue.org304-856-1600
Golden Retriever- Goldheartgoldheart.orggoldheart@goldheart.org
Golden Retriever- GRREAT grreat.org703-620-6593
Great Danemagdrl.orgmagdrlmd@gmail.com
Great Pyrenees- AGPRagprescue.orgbpkennel@msn.com
Great Pyrenees- Blue Ridgebrgpre.orggina@BRGPRE.org
Greyhound Pet Adoption MDgpa-md.com800-600-8607
Greyhound Rescue Inc.greyrescue.com304-229-4944
Greyhound- Fast Friendsgreytdogs.org301-244-2386
Harrierharrierclubofamerica.squarespace.com/rescueauborn@harriers.net
Irish Setteririshsetterclub.orglkalmarirish@gmail.com
Irish Wolfhoundpviwc.org/rescue.htmlpvrescue@pviwc.org
Italian Greyhoundpetfinder.com/shelters/MD339.htmlmidatlanticigrescue@cox.net
Jack Russell Terrierrussellrescue.comsecondchances4dogs@comcast.net
Keeshond- KARMAkarmakees.orgkarmakeesrsq@gmail.com
Komondorkomondorrescue.com/aboutkomondor@comcast.net
Kuvaszkuvaszrescue.us
Labrador Retrieverlrr.orglabgab@lrr.org
Labrador Retrieverlab-rescue.orginfo@lab-rescue.org
Lhasa Apsolhasaapsorescue.orglhasas@bkvsoap.com
Malteseamericanmalteserescue.orgVcannonlady@aol.com
Mastiffmastiffrescue.orgcarrwd@verizon.net
Min. Pinscherminpinrescue.org1-877-minpin1
Newfoundlandcolonialnewfrescue.orginfo@colonialnewfrescue.org
Norwegian Elkhoundnecpv.orgelkiehelp@gmail.com
Pekingesepotomacpekes.orgpotomacpekes@gmail.com
Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen (PBGV)pbgv.orgccflyn@aol.com
Pits And Rotts For Lifepitsandrotts.net443-253-6586
Pit Bull- Baltimore Bully Crewbaltimorebullycrew.combaltimorebullycrew@gmail.com
Pit Bull- Jasmine's Housejasmineshouse.orginfo@jasmineshouse.org
Pit Bull- Midatlantic Bully Buddiesmidatlanticbullybuddies.orginfo@midatlanticbullybuddies.org
Pointerpointerrescue.orgpro_board@att.net
Poodleolneypetgroomandboard.com301-570-4300
Poodlemidatlanticpoodlerescue.orgcindy@midatlanticpoodlerescue.org
Pug- Midatlanticmidatlanticpugrescue.orgmaprapplications@gmail.com 
Rat Terrierratbonerescues.comratbonerescues@ratbonerescues.com
Rhodesian Ridgebackridgebackrescue.orgmaryland@ridgebackrescue.org
Rottweiller- Majesty Rescuemajestyrescue.petfinder.comterry4553@verizon.net
Rottweiler- NOVA Rescue Leaguewww.md-novarotties.orgjm_resq@verizon.net
Saint Bernardsaintrescue.orgsaintsrgreat6@yahoo.com
Samoyedsamrescue.comeisbearsamoyeds@juno.com
Schipperkeschipperkerescue.netschipfreak@schipperkerescue.net
Schnauzer - Homeward BoundHBSchnauzerRescue.comhbscnauzerrescue@gmail.com
Schnauzer - Miniature and standardschnauzerrescue.netinfo@schnauzerrescue.net
Scottish Deerhounddeerhound.org703-754-8387
Scottish Terriermasterpup.org301-807-3248
Shetland Sheepdog/sheltiencsr-md.orgncsr@comcast.net
Sheltie Haven Sheltie Rescuesheltytaxi@aol.com301-639-0963
Shar Peimacspro.orgpeirescue@macspro.org
Shih Tzu Sanctuary410-643-0018
Siberian Huskysiberescue.comtottshr@siberescue.com
Tibetan Terrierttca-online.org410-247-0455
Vizsla- VCAvcaweb.orgcvcnewbeginnings@gmail.com
Weimaranershopdcweim.com/adoptrescue@dcweimclub.org
West Highland White Terriermarylandwestierescue.comadoptions@marylandwestierescue.com
Whippetwhippoorwill01@verizon.net301-490-6598
Whippet- WRAPwhippet-rescue.orgwhippetastic@gmail.com
Yorkshire Terrieryorkierescueme.comrescuemeyorkierescue@gmail.com
EQUINE RESCUE
Days End Farm Horse Rescuedefhr.orginfo@defhr.org, 301-854-5037
Equine Rescue and Rehabilitation, Incequinerescuerehab.orgequinerescue_rehab@yahoo.com
Foxie G Foundation, Thethefoxiegfoundation.org, Frederick301-667-2553
Lost and Found Horse Rescuefacebook.com/LostandFoundRescue/Germantown
Maryland Horse Rescue mdhorserescue.net, Mt. Airy410-294-1521
FARM/LARGE ANIMAL RESCUE
Poplar Springs Animal Sanctuaryanimalsanctuary.org301-428-8128
Star Gazing FarmBoyds, MD stargazingfarm.org 301-349-0802
FERRET RESCUE
Baltimore Ferret Clubfacebook.com/BaltimoreFerretClub 410-676-4748
Rocky's Ferret Rescue & Shelterrockysferrets.com717-746-4666
RABBIT RESCUE
Friends of Rabbitsfriendsofrabbits.orginfo@friendsofrabbits.org
House Rabbit Society (see ad page xx)rabbitsinthehouse.orgrabbitinfo@rabbitsinthehouse.org
REPTILE RESCUE
Turtle- adoptions onlymatts-turtles.orgmatts@matts-turtles.org
SMALL ANIMALS
Metro Guinea Pig Rescuemgpr.orginfo@mgpr.org
Mouseadoptapet.com/s/mouse-adoption
Small Angels Rescuewww.smallangelsrescue.orginfo@smallangelsrescue.org
WILDLIFE RESCUE
All Creatures Great & Small410-740-5096Columbia
Frisky's Wildlife Sanctuaryfriskys.org, Woodstock410-418-8899
National Opossum Societyopossum.org
Phoenix Wildlife Centerphoenixwildlife.org410-628-9736
Second Chance Wildlife Centerscwc.org, Gaithersburginfo@scwc.org
Wildlife Rescue, Inc.wildliferescueinc.org, Monkton410-357-5179