HUGHESVILLE, Md. – The Tri-County Animal Shelter is pleased to announce the following September monthly promotions and reminders:

National Cat Month (Saturday, Sept. 1- Saturday, Sept. 29)

During the month of September, the shelter is reducing adult cat fees to $25 and kittens to $50. If you cannot adopt, consider donating a cat toy or food to help your local shelter felines.

National Dog Week (Monday, Sept. 24- Saturday, Sept. 29)

During this special week, the shelter is reducing all dog adoption fees to $100. Come find a new furry family member today!

Discounted Spay/Neuter Clinics

Are you income-disadvantaged and own pets? You may qualify for discounted altering of pets. Call Humane Society of Charles County at 301-645-8181 or Paw Prints Animal Hospital at 301-885-0263 for more details.

The Tri-County Animal Shelter is located at 6707 Animal Shelter Road in Hughesville. Shelter staff can be reached at 301-932-1713 or 800-903-1992. Adoption hours are Monday-Friday, noon to 5 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. To view animals available for adoption, visit or to find your “purrfect” pet. Follow the Tri-County Animal Shelter on Facebook for adoptable pets, pet tips, and more at Citizens with special needs may contact the Maryland Relay Service at 711, or Relay Service TDD: 800-735-2258.