Animal Control

Mission


To prevent cruelty, abuse and neglect of animals in Frederick County by enforcing all state, county and city ordinances. We shelter homeless animals and place them in safe and loving home environments. We educate the public on all animal issues, to foster a more aware and caring community.

​Microchip Clinics

October 10 & 24
2:30pm-4:30pm
by appointment only
more info

Adoptable Animals


 View our Adoptable Animals at Petfinder or Petango.

Missing a Pet?


Visit our Stray Page

Surrender your Pet

Call 301-600-1855 or visit our Surrender your Pet page.

Pet Behavior


 Are you having trouble with your pet's behavior? Visit our Pet Behavior Library.

Frederick County, Maryland Code of Animal Ordinances


View Frederick County Animal Ordinances

Pet Pals Daily / Pet of the Week


Watch "Pet Pals" daily on Frederick Comcast 19, FCG-TV, at 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. or via webstreaming


Statistical Data


Kennel Connection Spring/Summer 2019

Spring-Summer Cover 19