News & Events


Always Any time Satellite Adoption Center: PetSmart in Dundalk A varied selection of wonderful cats are always available for adoption at PetSmart Dundalk, 1559 Merritt Boulevard (Danville Square Shopping Center).
Always Any time Satellite Adoption Center: Rescue Me! at Harford Mall A varied selection of wonderful cats and kittens are always available for adoption at Rescue Me! at Harford Mall, 696 Belair Road, Suite 45, Bel Air, MD.  Rescue Me! at Harford Mall is located down the Sears wing and is next to Vision Works.
Always Any time Pet Adoption On Demand HSHC and Comcast have collaborated to produce “Pet Adoption On Demand”, a short video showcasing just a few of the adorable pets available for adoption at HSHC. From your On Demand menu, select “Get Local”, then “Pet Adoptions” to watch the constantly updated selections. Check it out! Your best friend is waiting.
Always During Normal Business Hours Official HSHC Gear Looking for the perfect all-occasion gift for the pet lover in your life? How about an adorable t-shirt or sweatshirt to show your love for animals? We have a large variety of designs and sizes to suit your needs. We also have magnets for your car, baseball caps, and a variety of other merchandise so you can show your support. Come to HSHC’s adoptions office during normal business hours and help support the life-saving programs at HSHC!


May 23, 2015 12-3pm Adoption Event Join us at the Abingdon PetSmart on Saturday, May 23rd from 12-3pm where you can meet a bunch of great dogs who are looking for homes! PetSmart is located at 412 Constant Friendship Boulevard.
May 29, 2015 5-8pm Yappy Hour Celebrate spring and the start of the weekend with us in Bel Air’s Shamrock Park on Friday, May 29th from 5-8pm!  5AM, Baltimore’s party band, will entertain us with live music.  Enjoy beer, wine, great food and great times.  Leashed and well-behaved pets are encouraged!
Get your tickets here!
May 29, 2015 Doors open at 6pm; Auction begins at 7pm Quarter Auction Have some fun in support of homeless animals at the shelter! Grab some friends and head out for a Quarter Auction at the Darlington Volunteer Fire Co. on Friday, May 29th. Doors open at 6pm and the fun begins at 7pm. Pre-order your paddles early by contacting May at 410-937-2856. Click here for complete details.
June 6, 2015 8:00am Let’s Throw for Tyler Together! Disc Golf Tournament Join us on June 6 for a doubles disc golf tournament in memory of Tyler Anderson’s wish to help homeless animals at the shelter. Tyler was an avid Disc Golfer who had a passion for working with and helping animals.  Learn more about disc golf here.
June 13, 2015 12:00-3:00pm Adoption Event Adopt a best friend at Harford Mall!  That’s right, a loving dog or cat is waiting for you right now and today could be the day. Join us at Rescue Me! at Harford Mall to meet one of our adoptable pets from 12-3pm and shop for all your pet’s needs from The Mill at The Mall.
June 13, 2015 3:00-6:30pm Bowl-a-Rama This fun-filled bowling event for the animals has been rescheduled for Saturday, June 13 from 3:00-6:30pm. So it’s not too late to get involved and form your own team to help STRIKE OUT pet homelessness. Keep collecting pledges and join us on the new date!
June 19, 2015 12:15pm Sizzling Summer Movie Series at Harford Community College School’s out for the summer and it’s time to have some fun! Meet a new furry friend from the Humane Society of Harford County at 12:15 and then enjoy “Annie” the movie at Harford Community College’s Chesapeake Theater, 401 Thomas Run Rd, Bel Air MD 21015. Your $5 ticket includes an ice cream treat after the movie. Get tickets here.
June 25, 2015 10am-2pm MVA Safety Fair The MVA in Glen Burnie is hosting its 5th Annual Safety Fair on June 25th from 10am to 2pm. We’ll be there to spread our pet safety messages to Marylanders and the MVA community. Humane Society of Harford County merchandise will also be available. The MVA is located at 6601 Ritchie Highway.