Hours of Operation

Our Hours of Operation

The shelter is open to the public from 12:00 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday and 12:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. on Saturdays. The shelter is closed on Sundays. The adoption areas are closed on Wednesdays. The shelter telephone number is (434) 799-0843.

Drop-off cages are available after-hours, but we request that you call the phone numbers on the cages. An employee will be dispatched to take the animal inside. The cages are supplied with blankets, food, and water for the animal’s temporary comfort.

For after-hour emergencies, please call (434) 799-5111 for the City and (434) 432-7937 for the County. Officers will be dispatched to help the injured animal.