Yard sale time!

Yard Sale

We’re on the countdown to our HUGE yard sale. It will be this Saturday from 7:30 – 12:00 noon at the Community Market. We have been overwhelmed by your response to our plea for donations. There must be some empty closets and storage rooms in Danville and Pittsylvania County now because our walls are bulging! […]

The Easter Bunny is here!


We’re ready for the Easter Bunny pictures with pets and/or children! Come to the shelter tomorrow between 11-3 and for $8, receive a 4X6 picture in a holiday frame. Plus, we will e-mail you all the pictures taken during your session. Thanks, Val-Rae, for getting the room ready! (We’re also having an adoption fair and […]

New Spay/Neuter certificates available now

puppies kittens

Beginning Wednesday, February 22nd, and going through June 1st, City of Danville residents may pick up $50 spay/neuter certificates for their dogs and cats. Pittsylvania County residents may pick up $25 rebate certificates, which can be combined with the usual County vouchers of $25 (or $40 through February). The certificates must be picked up at […]

The Easter Bunny is coming!

Easter Bunny

It’s almost time for the Easter Bunny to make an appearance at the shelter! Save the date – April 8th – from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the shelter. For $8, you will receive a 4×6 print in a holiday frame of your pet with the Easter Bunny. We can even e-mail you all the pictures […]

Angels of Assisi Spay/Neuter Clinic coming to Danville!

Angels of St. Assisi

We have a new partnership with Angels of Asissi and will have our first spay/neuter transport on March 2nd. For this kick-off event, we are paying for the spay/neuter surgeries! Other services (shots, tests, etc.) will be paid for by the owner. Angels of Asissi will pick up the animals from us early in the […]

Santa Claus is Coming…


…to the Danville Area Humane Society! It’s that wonderful time of year when we have our Pet Photos with Santa event at the shelter! Santa will be at the shelter on Saturday, December 10th, from 11-3. For $10, you will receive a 4×6 picture in a holiday frame. We have a new background and photo […]

It’s time to vote!


No, not for president. That’s over with, thank heaven! But for your favorite tree at the “Decorating Trees for a Cause” event! We know which tree is your favorite… Ours of course! Isn’t it magnificent? And yes, that’s Buddy eating the star. Cast your vote today (by making a monetary donation) through December 21st, Monday […]

Our Christmas tree is up…


And it’s fabulous! The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research’s 6th annual Trees for a Cause event begins November 28 and runs through December 21st. Our entry this year is a special one. Our tree, designed, constructed and donated by local artist Sean Davis, is made of reclaimed wood salvaged from local historic buildings that […]

PETA Spay/Neuter Clinic Comes to Danville!


The PETA spay/neuter clinic is on its way to Danville!! They will be here this Thursday, September, 29 through Saturday, October 1. If you have a cat or dog you want to be spayed/neutered, it’s not too late to be put on the waiting list. We have all the 120 slots filled, but sometimes people don’t […]


peta van

PETA is once again bringing their spay/neuter mobile clinic to Danville. Surgeries will be performed on September 29, September 30, and October 1. Cat surgeries are $15 and dog surgeries $15. Scholarships are available for those who may not be able to afford that. Appointments will begin being scheduled on Wednesday, August 24th. Call 799-0843. […]