MetroPets Online is one of the
best area resources for pet
lists pets available for
adoption in your
area. They have a big list with photos and you can select a breed.
Society's list of area
Spay, Inc. offers low cost spaying and
Alley Cat Allies can help you help colonies of
feral (wild) cats in your neighborhood.
Rikki's Refuge is a 330 acre
animal sanctuary about 80
miles from Washington. If you've been looking for a place to do some
volunteer work and get away for the weekend, this might be it. You can
adopt an animal from them, but not the same day.
Wildlife Rescue League
can help if you find an injured or orphaned
welfare groups in the area