SMAWL holds adoption events every Saturday, year-round, at the Petco in California, Maryland.(45205 Worth Lane) Be sure to stop by and meet many of the wonderful dogs and cats we have waiting to find a furever home. All of our dogs and cats are disease tested, up to date on rabies vaccinations, and microchipped.

The event hours are 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM.

The Cat Castle, in Callaway Villiage Shopping Center, is open on Sat and Sun from 11-3 and on weekdays by appointment.


Meet SMAWL adoptable dogs at Pepper's Pet Pantry on Saturday, February 13th 11:30-2:30

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Thank You - 2017 Calendar Sponsors!

Bountiful Hound
ABC Liquors & Lounge
Chesapeake Pet Resort & Day Spa
State Farm Tammy Gladstone



Your Donations are greatly appreciated and can be made via credit card through PayPal or via the mail.  





resqSMAWL is now partners with ResQThreads.  People can visit their site at; at checkout, select SMAWL from the list of rescue partners and SMAWL will receive a percentage of your purchase.