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.
FCAC is closed to the public due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Cats can be adopted through a virtual process and dogs can be adopted through a semi-virtual adoption process. For more information on these processes please visit - https://www.frederickcountymd.gov/15/Animal-Control.