Your Donation Saves Lives!

We count on your donations to continue our life-saving work. As a non-profit organization with no paid staff members, our dedicated volunteers work tirelessly on behalf of local animals. And our efforts are paying off. Our innovative programs have been credited with reducing the number of animals who are euthanized at our local animal control facility. Our dream is that one day, no adoptable animals will be killed in area shelters. We thank you for helping us realize this dream.Visit the donation page to see where your money goes.


 The Shelter is open for adoptions by appointment only!  Please follow the instructions on the pet's description.  

Highlighted Animals
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  32923 - Star
This sweet and sassy girl is Star and she is looking for a confident, cat savy home. Star is a 2 year old, female, brown tabby cat. Star wants to be friendly and rub on you for attention but on her terms.  When you pet her, she gets overstimulated which makes her want to stop being pet. She needs someone who will respect her space and who will watch her behavior so you know when to stop. ...read more about 32923 - Star
  32975 - Beauty
Appropriately named, Beauty is a 5 year old spayed female looking for a new forever home.  Beauty is affectionate and enjoys being close to her person. If you are seated she will join you on the couch, and if you are in the bathtub she will jump right into the water with you! In her previous home Beauty lived with younger children but did not live with other cats or dogs. When you are not in ...read more about 32975 - Beauty
  32992 - Remy
If you own your property and you are looking for an energetic and fun dog to keep you busy then Remy is your man. He is 75lbs of jumping and running energy and would love to play, go for hikes and just explore new places. Remy is very loyal and very affectionate but he jumps up on you with exuberance so you have to watch and remind him to sit and be gentle or he will knock you over. He w...read more about 32992 - Remy


This Fund is to help pet parents who have lost their jobs due to the coronavirus and have an unexpected urgent pet illness that they can't afford.  If you need assistance, please contact us at 410 880 2488 #3 or info@animal-advocates.org. 

Animals enrich our lives so much and we want people to have that continued blessing, especially in these scary times.  We would so appreciate your donation, if you feel you are able.  Thank you.  

GREAT NEWS!  If you make a donation of at least $20, we'll send you a cat or dog themed mask to show our appreciation.  Big thanks to our Volunteers who made the masks! Click here  

The Shelter is asking for these supplies via Amazon for Shelter use as well as public aid to residents in need who are affected by coronavirus.  


Are you an Amazon shopper? Click on the logo below before you shop to link to Animal Advocates of Howard County.  It doesn't cost you anything but Amazon will donate a percentage of your purchase!

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Animal Advocates of Howard County | PO Box 1403 • Ellicott City, MD 21041
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