Animals in Motion

The Maryland Animal Adoption Center transports animals from shelters that are overburdened and under-resourced to the Maryland region where they can find loving permanent homes.

Adopt a Dog or Cat Today!

See our wonderful animals currently available for adoption.


Find an animal to adopt for a lifetime. Learn about our adoption process.


Learn how we manage foster care and how you can become a foster home.


Contribute financially or donate needed shelter supplies from our Wish Lists.


Give your time or share your expertise to help MAAC help homeless animals.

We have another group of great dogs and puppies that has just arrived. Check our Adoptable Animals page to meet them.

Third run! And it’s puppy-palooza. We received twelve wonderful dogs including five puppies. (Watch the video above to see how cute they are.) We are very grateful for our dedicated volunteers and our great fosters and adopters.

Pictures of MAAC in Action

See more pictures of MAAC arrivals, volunteers, and happy fosters and adopters.