LA PLATA, Md. – The Tri-County Animal Shelter (6707 Animal Shelter Road, Hughesville) will close to the public Friday, March 1 at 4 p.m.  The shelter will reopen to the public for adoptions on Saturday, March 2 at 10 a.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.