Adoptions

Dogs and Cats for Adoption

View our Dogs Available for Adoption

Interested in adopting one of our dogs? Please submit an on-line application and a staff member will contact you.  You may also visit with many of our adoptable dogs at our adoption stand every Saturday.

We hold dog adoptions at the PetSmart, in Richmond’s Southside (off Midlothian Turnpike between Johnston-Willis Hospital and Chesterfield Towne Center) every Saturday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

View our Cats Available for Adoption

Interested in adopting one of our cats or kittens? Please submit an on-line cat application and a volunteer or staff member will contact you.  You may also see many of our adoptable cats and kittens anytime during store hours at our cat adoption location below.

We hold cat adoptions at two Richmond area locations.  Our first location is the PetSmart at White Oak Village, 4531 South Laburnum Ave, Henrico (just off 64 East near the Richmond International Airport).  Adoptions at this location are held every Tuesday 5:00 to 7:00, Thursday 5:00 to 7:00, Saturday 12:00 to 2:00, and Sunday 3:00 to 5:00.

Our second location for cat adoptions is the PetSmart at Hanover Square South, 7225 Bell Creek Rd., in Mechanicsville.  The adoption hours are for this location are every Wednesday 5:00 to 7:00, Saturday 12:00 to 2:00, and Sunday 3:00 to 5:00.

 

Special dog and cat adoption days are also held in Farmville, Virginia. Notice of scheduled Farmville adoptions will be posted when scheduled.

At present, due to limited staff, dog and cat adoptions at our shelter are scheduled by appointment only. Please submit an on-line dog application or an on-line cat application and a staff member will contact you to schedule an appointment