About Us


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Adopting A Friend

Upon receiving your application, please allow up to a week to receive a phone call from us. We are all volunteers doing our best to be prompt. Thank you for your interest and we look forward to talking with you.


Please click on the following link for our adoption application: http://www.chesapeakecatsanddogs.org/adoption-application/


Who We Are

Chesapeake Cats and Dogs is a no-kill rescue located on Maryland’s Eastern Shore on Kent Island. Our cats are housed in our cage-free adoption center while our dogs are all in foster homes.

Come Visit Us

Our adoption center is located on Kent Island across the street from Western Auto, in the "island style" huts. Our hours are: 

  • Mon: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Tues: 12:00 pm - 5:00pm
  • Wednesday: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Thursday - Saturday: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Sun: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

From 50W, take the Castle Marina Road exit, take your first left (before the rotary), and then the right across from Western Auto (between the bank and the gas station).

From 50E, take the first exit after the Bay Bridge. Take a left over the overpass. Turn right onto Main Street. After passing over Cox Creek, take the 3rd right. Then turn left across the street from Western Auto.

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