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.

Make a reservation to visit our adoptable animals - www.visitfcac.as.me 

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

Statistical Data

Kennel Connection Fall/Winter 2021

Fall 2021 Cover