My name is Eliza!

Domestic Shorthair Cat for adoption in Bowie, Maryland - Eliza
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I'm being cared for by:
SPCA/Humane Society Of Prince George's County Maryland

Facts about Eliza

  • Breed: Domestic Shorthair
  • Color: Tiger Striped
  • Age: Young
  • Sex: Female
  • Hair: Short
Good with kids: I’m good with kids.
Good with other dogs: I’m good with dogs.
Good with other cats: I’m good with other cats.
Suitable for townhouse and/or apartment: I would make a good apartment pet.
Activity level: I’m energetic and playful at times, but I settle down

Please consult our ADOPTION FAQ ( before contacting us.

Eliza's fosterer writes...

Eliza was frail, thin, and sick when found as a stray; she'd been
living near a playground and fed on scraps from the kids who played
there. She's about a year old now (as of September) and is skinny no

Happy and healthy, this girl is spayed and up-to-date on her shots. As
her exotic coloring suggests, Eliza is no ordinary cat: she is snuggly
and affectionate, smart, playful, and full of mischief. She is good
with other cats but would do fine alone, happy to follow her humans
and supervise everything. She even likes dogs! Is there room at your
house for such a divine kitty?

If you are interested in Eliza, consider letting us know by filling out a (no obligation) adoption application (

We are an all-volunteer group and do not operate a shelter. All of our
animals are in foster homes. We are unable to place our animals outside
of the Baltimore/DC area.

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About SPCA/Humane Society Of Prince George's County Maryland

About Our Rescue Group...

The PGSPCA is a nonprofit organization of volunteers dedicated to animal welfare. We are chartered by the State of Maryland, but we receive no state or county funds. Our activities are supported solely by contributions, dues and fundraising events.

We have three main objectives:

• To reduce the number of unwanted litters of dogs and cats through our progressive spay/neuter program – We have altered more than 20,000 animals over the past five years, many of them at no charge;

• To prevent cruelty to animals and all animal suffering through humane education, neglect and cruelty investigations, protective legal action, and an active dog and cat adoption program – We receive about 1,000 calls a month for cruelty investigations, spay and neuter assistance and adoption requests;

• To protect all animals against suffering and abuse through education on legislation affecting the protection of all animals – We regularly educate the public and provide testimony about animal welfare to county and state legislators.

Come Meet Our Pets...

We don't have a central shelter facility, so the best place to meet our adoptable cats and dogs is at our adoption shows! If you have previously filled out an application, please bring it with you to the show! Please e-mail with any questions. We cannot guarantee that an animal you want to meet will be at the show. Please check the animal's online listing the day before the show and we will do our best to let you know if he/she will be there!

We hold three adoption events each month, on Saturdays from 12 noon to 2 pm.

2nd Saturday of the Month
Silver Spring Petsmart Store
12020 Cherry Hill Road
Phone: 301-586-8262

3rd Saturday of the Month
Annapolis Petco
2319-D Forest Drive
Phone: 410-224-8323

4th Saturday of the Month
Bowie Petsmart Store
Gateway Center
4500 Mitchellville Road
Phone: 301-352-7286

Our Adoption Process...

All of our adoptions begin with a visit to one of our adoption events. The adoption coordinator and/or the pet's foster parent will review the applications received. The applicant (if any) whose responses best fit the needs of the particular pet will generally be contacted within a week to schedule a home visit. A vet check and personal reference is also required prior to visiting your home. Our non-refundable adoption fee is $180 for dogs and $75 for cats. The fee covers spay/neuter, core vaccines (distemper and rabies), deworming, microchipping, and the general care of the animals. Per our contract, if you cannot keep your adopted pet for any reason, it must be returned to our program. We will try to find it a new home.