Animal Control Advisory Board


Five members appointed by the County Commissioners to staggered terms. One must be a local veterinarian.  One must be a representative of a local humane society.  Additionally, the Sheriff, the Director of Emergency Management, and an Environmental Health Officer serve as ex-officio members. Authorized by Code Home Rule Bill 5-77, Chapter 225 of the Allegany County Code.

board members

  • Vacant, At Large
  •  Cassie Foster Doty, At Large 
  •  Kari Bullamore, At Large 
  •  Jo Wilson, At Large 
  •  Vacant, Veterinarian
  •  Brian Dicken, Environmental Health Officer
  •  Craig Robertson, Sheriff

Allegany County Animal Shelter - A Shelter of Hope

716 Furnace Street - Cumberland, Maryland 21502
Telephone:  301-777-5930

Animal Control

Telephone:  240-362-7518 
Hours:  Monday - Friday from 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Nights, Weekends, Holidays -Call 911

Allegany County Animal Shelter Management foundation

Tina Rosa, Executive Director
Telephone:  301-697-3826 / Email:
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 566
Cumberland, Maryland 21501