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Animal House
A Safe Place for Animals located in Southern Md.
Animal House is a private animal rescue and placement organization. We specialize in bird care but we have accepted other animals depending on the circumstance.
Amanda Foreman

Bird Placement Program Parrot Refuge
Dedicated to the conservation of parrots species and committed to the education of proper bird care and prevention of cruelty to exotic bird species.
Dottie Schira

Echo's Haven
Free-flight Sanctuary

Animal Welfare League of Montgomery County (AWLMC)
P.O. Box 7041
Gaithersburg MD 20898-7041
Ph. 301-740-2511
Petfinders webpage: http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/MD255.html
Laurie Graham, AWLMC President

Bengal Rescue Network
The Bengal Rescue Network is a national network organization of volunteers. All of its members are active Bengal cat enthusiasts who truly care about these cats' well being and happiness. We hope to ensure that NONE of these cats roam the streets, go hungry, sleep in the cold, lack affection or remain alone and facing an uncertain future.

Cat Pals is a non profit organization in hollywood FL that feeds and gets medical attention to about 125 feral cats.

Cats R Us, Inc.
We are a Non Profit 501(c)3 feral cat rescue group that operates two small shelters in the Annapolis, Maryland area. Our main focus is TNR (Trap, Neuter and Return).

Fallston Animal Rescue Movement, Inc. (F.A.R.M)
We are an all-volunteer, non-profit organization. We do not have a shelter but use foster care homes. We work out of Feed Plus, a feed stored located at 2725 Fallston Road.
Fallston, Maryland 21047
(410) 557-6161

The Feline Foundation of Greater Washington, Inc.
We are a 501(c)(3) all volunteer organization dedicated to the rescue, care and placement of homeless kitties in the DC metro area.
Angela Brittain

Friends of Montgomery County Animals Inc. (FMCA)
P.O. Box 386
Germantown MD 20875-0386
Ph. 301-977-4833
Petfinders webpage: http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/MD135.html
Ann Virts, FMCA Volunteer

Lucky Cat Rescue
This organization concentrates on spaying and neutering feral cat colonies which have caretakers and are in a safe environment. We help in the rescue of stray and feral kittens which require socialization and need to be adopted.

Maryland Animal Advocates, Inc.
Maryland Animal Advocates, Inc. (MAA) is an all-volunteer, 501(c) 3 non-profit organization. We are rescuing homeless and abandoned cats in the geographical area from Timonium to Annapolis, MD.
P.O Box 9184
Baltimore, MD 21222-9184
(410) 282-6433

One By One Animal Rescue Organization
27 Garman Rd.
Kutztown, PA 19530
Founder, Joyce Gilmore: (610) 683-6593
President, Kay Bransky: (610) 285-6180

Persian Rescue in Florida
8142 PineVerde Lane
Jacksonville,FL 32244
Lisa L. James

Frederick, MD

Ragdoll Rescue USA
ragdollrescue list (for adopters)
RRUSA_helpers (for fosters/transporters)
Ragdoll Rescue website
Ragdoll Rescue USA/International websites

Second Chance Cat Rescue of Baltimore-Washington

Farm Animals
Frolic Farm Sanctuary
Homes senior and special needs dogs, as well as all types of rough and smooth collies, cats, rabbits, poultry, goats and horses.
Anne Kreider

Glen Haven Homestead
Offering a temporary and permanent home to small livestock and 'exotic' pets, including ferrets, rabbits, pot bellied pigs, sheep, goats, llamas and fowl
Dianne Von Bergen

Hooves & Paws Animal Rescue
We are an all-volunteer organization dedicated to rescuing abused, neglected and abandoned animals. We currently provide adoption services and sanctuary for dogs and farm animals but will help any animal in need.
PO Box 1469
Littlerock, CA 93543

American Ferret Association

The Ferret Inn Shelter & Rescue
Columbia, MD
(410) 531-4936

Ferrets R #1 Shelter & Rescue
Northern Virginia
(703) 998-3151
Faith Hood

Oxford Ferret Rescue
Oxford Ferret Rescue is a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization. It's main goals are to provide shelter, love, medical care, and forever homes for needy ferrets.
Elkton, Md
Claudia Johnson

"Rockys Ferret Rescue & Shelter"
We are a private not-for-profit organization; We are pro-active in the rescue of America's 3rd largest selling companion pet - the ferret! In 3 years of existence we have rescued apx. 900 ferrets and have successfully placed 800+.
Barbara CLay & Vern Strahler, Shelter Directors

Angel Acres Horse Haven Rescue, Inc.
PO Box 62
Glenville, PA 17329
We are a 501c3 non profit horse rescue, located 10 miles (if that) above the Maryland line in Pennsylvania. We are about 20 mins from Westminster MD. We help horses all over the country and Canada..

Hooves & Paws Animal Rescue
We are an all-volunteer organization dedicated to rescuing abused, neglected and abandoned animals. We currently provide adoption services and sanctuary for dogs and farm animals but will help any animal in need.
PO Box 1469
Littlerock, CA 93543

Hooves & Paws Rescue, Inc.
We rehabilitate abused, starved, neglected or unwanted horses and large breed dogs. If possible, following rehabilitation, we place such animals in loving homes. If for any reason an animal cannot be placed, the animal can live its life out at our rescue facility in a safe, loving environment in Glenwood, Iowa.

Horse Lovers United, Inc.
We are Horse Lovers United, a horse rescue in Salisbury, Maryland. We have rescued and placed over 100 horses since 1992. Approximately 90% of our horses are standardbreds retired from local tracks. Most ride and drive and are bomb proof, having been around noise and machines. They trailer well and like people. They make excellent all around family horses.
PO Box 2744
Salisbury, Md. 21802
410-749-3599 - Maryland

HorseNet, Inc.
HorseNet, Inc. Is a non-profit horse rescue and rehabilitation facility located in Maryland. We adopt out our four legged friends to excellent loving homes-(once rehabilitated) none are ever sold or bred.

Lost and Found Horse Rescue Foundation, Inc.
Lost and Found Horse Rescue Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to rescuing equines from neglect, abuse, and slaughter.

Mid-Atlantic Horse Rescue
P.O Box 403
Chesapeake City, MD 21915
Mid-Atlantic Horse Rescue is a divison of Paws for Life, Inc., a Federal 501(c)3, that buys slaughter bound ex-racehorses and adopts them into good homes where they can start a new life.

MoonWind Rescue
I have a horse and burro rescue...however, due to the fact that I am a pet groomer and I CAN'T seem to say "no" to any animal in need, I have evolved into a few dogs as well

Sugarloaf Horse Rescue, Inc.

United States Equine Rescue League
PO Box 352
Kernersville, NC 27285

Windy Rock Equine Rescue
Clear Spring, MD

Llama rescue
LANA Llama Lifeline -- email: lllifeline@aol.com or nubin1@aol.com
Colorado Llama Rescue -- call (303) 684-6443
or write to: Lynley Nichols, 12925 Linda Vista Drive, Longmont, CO 80501-9794

Potbellied Pigs
Hoofer's Haven Sanctuary
Home of the Potbellied Pig
RR 6 First Concession Road
Thunder Bay Ontario
Canada P7C-5N5
(807)473-4450 or (807)475-7352
Kim Cunningham

Bunny Magic Rabbit Rescue of Southern Maryland
We do adoption days all throughout Maryland and Virginia
Laura Roland

Mid-Atlantic Rabbit Rescue
Humane Society of Washington County, Maryland
Serving Maryland, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia, and Ohio

Maryland Reptile Sanctuary

Reptile and Amphibian Rescue
Holli Friedland

Sugar Gliders
Out of Love Sugar Glider rescue
We are a team of experienced and knowledgeable animal rescue people and sugar glider owners committed to the well being of sugar gliders and all animals. We are dedicated to providing better homes for unwanted sugar gliders.
Dottie Schira

Austin Wildlife Rescue, Inc.
Wildlife Rescue started as a small group of concerned individuals from diverse backgrounds with a common interest in providing experienced care for wildlife. From that small core of individuals, Wildlife Rescue has grown into a widespread network of professional rehabilitators and volunteers who assist the public through our Rescue Hotline (512)472-9453 and our Intake Center.

"O.C. Wetlands & Wildlife Care Center"
Also a non-profit hospital.
Large enough to care for 500 birds and animals.
Not open to the public, but you can call (714) 963-2123 to report sick or injured wildlife.
Southern California

Squirrel Wildlife Rehabilitation

Multiple Species
Cause4Paws Rescue
Rabbits, Ferrets, birds, reptiles, etc.
Just about anything else that comes my way.
Linda Bober

Small Angels Rescue, Inc.
Guinea Pigs, Hamsters, Gerbils, Mice, Rats and Chinchillas
Based in Frederick, MD
Angela Pfeiffer, President

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