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Humane Society of Kent County Maryland

10720 Augustine Herman Hwy.
Chestertown, MD 21620

Our Mission

To prevent the unnecessary pain and suffering of domestic animals in our community and to promote satisfying and responsible relationships between people and domestic companion animals through community involvement and education.

Adoption Policy

On behalf of our homeless animals, we thank you for considering the adoption of a rescue pet!  If you would like to begin the adoption process, please complete and submit an adoption application form on our website ( !

We strongly encourage all family members and roommates to participate in getting to know the pet of interest before a decision is made, ensuring a good fit for all. If you have other pets, please ask us if a meet-and-greet would be appropriate. See our shelter visitation hours and information. If you have questions at any time, please contact us.


What's included in our adoption fees?

- Feline Distemper Vaccination
- Rabies Vaccination
- Spay/neuter
- FIV/FELV test
- Microchip
- Basic health check

- Bordetella Vaccination
- Canine Distemper Vaccination
- Rabies Vaccination
- Spay/neuter
- Heartworm test
- Microchip
-Basic health check

  • day hours
    Monday CLOSED
    Tuesday 11am-4pm
    Wednesday 11am-4pm
    Thursday 11am-4pm
    Friday 11am-4pm
    Saturday 11am-4pm
    Sunday CLOSED
Image 1 The Humane Society of Kent County, MD Image 3 Image 4 Image 5 The HSKC Front Office

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