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Relinquishing a Pet to the Animal Shelter

If an owner is no longer able to care for a pet, they may relinquish ownership of the animal to the Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center where the pet will be considered for adoption to a new home.

The Center is located at at 7315 Muncaster Mill Rd., Derwood MD, 20855. They are open Monday - 12:00 Noon to 7:00 PM, Tuesday - 12:00 Noon to 7:00 PM, Thursday - 12:00 Noon to 7:00 PM, Friday - 12:00 Noon to 7:00 PM, Saturday & Sunday - 12:00 Noon to 5:00 PM. The shelter is closed on Wednesdays and holidays.

Please bring any medical records or other important documentation with the pet. For additional information on the animal shelter, please ckick on the link below.

Find more information from the following link(s):
To speak with a Customer Service Representative, please call 311 during business hours.