Job Openings

by WMAST, January 5, 2017

All current openings are listed below. If no listings are shown, then we do not have any openings at this time.

Part Time Veterinarian

The SPCA of Anne Arundel County is seeking a part time veterinarian. Duties include, but are not limited to spay and neuter surgeries,and assisting another staff doctor with maintaining the health of the shelter animals. The right candidate will have experience with shelter medicine. Exotic animal experience a plus. Please send a resume and cover letter to

Dogs are surrendered to us for a variety of reasons, including unwanted canine behavior. Educating the public, about canine behavior, is one of the obvious solutions. The SPCA of Anne Arundel County strives to take advantage of opportunities to help bring understanding of dog behavior to humans, especially when transitioning into a forever home. Naturally, there are times when the input of external professional dog trainers is an important component in keeping a dog in a forever home. If you are currently a professional dog trainer interested in learning more, or if you are interested in the dog training field and aren’t sure what the next step might be that’s right for you, please contact us to discuss possible needs. Please contact Elizabeth “E” Harwood at

The SPCA of Anne Arundel County is seeking an veterinary assistant, with a minimum of one year of experience. Qualified applicants should have experience in handling companion animals, assisting in surgery, venipuncture and other medical procedures. Applicants interested in this part time position should send a resume to along with salary requirements.

The SPCA of Anne Arundel County is seeking enthusiastic team players who possess a strong work ethic. The caretaker will be responsible for the daily care and maintenance of the health and needs of shelter animals. Duties include daily cleaning, feeding, watering, socialization, and assisting customers who are interested in adopting a pet. In addition to the daily care of the animals, animal caretakers are also responsible for ensuring that common areas are cleaned and maintained.

Must be able to work weekends and holidays. Experience with vaccinations, venipuncture, and medication of animals. Possess computer skills. Must work well in a fast-paced, team environment. Experience in animal behavior a plus.

Please send resume and salary requirements to
Salary commensurate with experience.


Shelter Policies (updated September 2020)

Dear Friends of the SPCA of Anne Arundel County,


Our Dog Room is open for limited walk-throughs to the public during the hours of 12pm to 3pm. Please be aware you that scheduled appointments (meet & greets) will have priority, so there will be a wait time. Social distancing is required.

We are unable to offer walk-through visits of the Cat Room or Petite Suite at this time. Please make an appointment to meet our cats or small animals.


If you are interested in adopting an animal you can find out more about our adoption process here.

Please be patient, as the Adoption Process will be delayed. 


We are still accepting donations of new & unopened pet supplies (food, treats, etc).

We can not take any used or opened donations at this time.


       Emergency services such as Animal Surrender, Euthanasia, and Cremation will

be available by appointment only. To schedule an appointment,

please call & leave a message at 410-268-4388 ext 141.


To schedule an Appointment for our Spay & Neuter or Vaccine Clinic,

click here: Clinic Appointments


Please be advised we will be closed to the public on May 10th, 2018 - because we're getting a facelift!

The Keller Williams Flagship of Maryland (Millersville, MD) and its associates will be revitalizing the SPCA of Anne Arundel County’s Adoption Site for their annual RED Day Project! Please consider volunteering man hours on the event day or expressing your thanks on their Facebook page!

Should you have any questions or would like further information, please contact Jessica Busch at (443)308-8116 or or Greg Fisk at (410)507-7262 or

Thank you, Keller Williams!

Fosters wanted!
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