March is Adopt a Guinea Pig month at the Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center, located at 7315 Muncaster Mill Rd in Derwood.
Guidelines for adoption, the pre-visit checklist, and the adoption questionnaire can be found at https://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/animalservices/adoption/howtoadopt.html.
March is Adopt a Guinea Pig month and Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center (@mcasac) has the perfect furry friend for you! Learn more about all the animals available for adoption ➡️ https://t.co/d54rtKYTqe. pic.twitter.com/INjF1Fi6qm
— Montgomery County MD (@MontgomeryCoMD) March 9, 2022
With the lifting of the indoor mask mandate, face coverings are no longer required when visiting the Adoption Center. The Adoption Center remains closed to walk-in visitors. Adoptions will continue by appointment only. The weekly rabies clinic continues by appointment. Lost pets may still be reclaimed by calling 240-773-5666 or emailing AdmissionsMCASAC@montgomerycountymd.gov.
About the Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center:
The Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center, operated by the Office of Animal Services, provides high-standard sheltering and care to the homeless, abused, and neglected animals in our community and ensures the safety and welfare of the county’s citizens. We are the county’s only open-admission, municipal shelter. Through adoptions, education, outreach, and more, MCASAC serves as a critical community resource to promote and advocate for responsible pet care. Animal Services Officers are on-call seven days a week to investigate citizen complaints and respond to animal emergencies 24 hours a day. For more information, please visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov/animalservices.
Hours of Operation
Monday – 12:00 Noon to 7:00 PM
Tuesday – 12:00 Noon to 7:00 PM
Wednesday – CLOSED (Owners may still reclaim lost pets)
Thursday – 12:00 Noon to 7:00 PM
Friday – 12:00 Noon to 7:00 PM
Saturday – 12:00 Noon to 5:00 PM
Sunday – 12:00 Noon to 5:00 PM