We are excited about your interest in adopting one of our fantastic animals! Our application process is meant to ensure that the families and animals are well-matched and that our pets are placed in responsible homes.  Please check out our overview of the adoption process.

Below are some of the available animals. Because of issues with Petfinder, not all of the animals may be shown below. However, you can search all of our available animals on  Better yet, come to the shelter to see all the available cats and dogs and, especially during the summer, the wide variety of kittens and puppies.

Adoption fees vary for cats depending if the cat has been altered. Cat and kitten adoption fees range from $65 – $100. Senior Cats have a reduced fee, call for more information. All adoption fees include the microchip fee. The new owner is responsible for the spay/neuter fee. Spay/neuter fees vary by each veterinarian. 

The adoption fee for a dog already altered may vary. Dog and puppy adoption fees range from $65 – $150. Senior dogs have a reduce fee, call for more information. All adoptions include the microchip fee. The new owner is responsible for the spay/neuter fee, which varies by each veterinarian. 

A pediatric spay/neuter is required for all animals under 6 months. The following local vets provide this service:

  • Edgewater Animal Hospital
  • Lexington Animal Hospital
  • Animal Clinic of Rockbridge (Must be at least 4 pounds)


Our Adoptable Animals: