Animal Welfare League

of Queen Anne's County

201 Clay Drive Queenstown, MD 21658
Our Hours

Check out our adoptables.

Here are some of our Petfinder Pets, but our most updated pets are with Petpoint.

Happy Tails - Success Stories

Through the years we have placed hundreds of animals with caring familys. We have seen many happy tails. Take a look a some of our recent success stories.

See our latest Happy Tails...


Upcoming Events

30 - 31 Mar

Tattoos for Rescues- AWL flash tattoo fundraiser at Sellers Ink Mar 30, 2019 - 16:00 PM - Mar 31, 2019 - 00:00 AM Sellers Ink Tattoo, Chestertown, United States

13 - 13 Apr

Kids & Dogs Easter Egg Hunt Apr 13, 2019 - 16:00 PM - Apr 13, 2019 - 18:00 PM Mowbray Park, Stevensville, United States

27 - 27 Apr

Nauti Paws 1st Annual Spring Fling Apr 27, 2019 - 15:00 PM - Apr 27, 2019 - 18:00 PM Nauti Paws, LLC., Chester, United States

  • AWL to the Rescue!
    AWL to the Rescue! The Animal Welfare League of Queen Anne’s County is taking a lot of pride recently in becoming a useful resource to our community. We want Queen Anne’s County to know that even though we depend on them, they can depend…
    Be the first to comment!
  • Adopters Welcome!
    Adopters Welcome! Here at the Animal Welfare League of Queen Anne’s County, we’re trying a new approach when it comes to matching adopters up with their new furry family member. We know the application process can be a bit intimidating, and that’s…
    Be the first to comment!
  • FREE Spays and Neuters!
    FREE Spays and Neuters! The Animal Welfare League of Queen Anne’s County has received a grant from the Maryland Department of Agriculture that’s allowing us to offer free spays and neuters to residents of our community! All you’ll have to do it come visit…
    Be the first to comment!
  • Kitten Season
    Kitten Season Kitten season is the time of year when cats give birth, flooding local shelters like AWL with homeless kittens. It’s actually three seasons in one, starting in the spring, peaking in late spring or early summer, and ending in fall.…
    Be the first to comment!

Like Us On Facebook


Our Corporate Champions

We appreciate the help from corporate animal lovers.

Contact Us


We have worked out some deals to help you save money. Click on one of the ads below to see the details...

Protect your pet. ShelterCare Pet Insurance Programs


Sunday: 11 am – 5 pm
Monday: 11 am – 5 pm
Tuesday: 11 am – 5 pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 11 am – 5 pm
Friday: 11 am – 6 pm
Saturday: 11 am – 6 pm

Our Address

201 Clay Drive
Queenstown, MD 21658
Phone: 410-827-7178
Fax: 410-827-5064