Hampton VA Animal Shelter

Find Hampton, Virginia animal shelters, puppy dog and cat shelters, pet adoption centers, dog pounds, and humane societies. Animal shelters provide information on adopting dogs, cats, and pets, animal care and rescue, and animal control.


No Kill Dog Shelter 80 Butler Farm Road Hampton VA 23666


Reptile Rescue Ranch of Virginia 1521 Denton Dr Hampton VA 23664 757-268-1770

The Cat Corner 85 Fulton St Hampton VA 23663 757-722-0590

About Hampton Animal Shelters

Animal Shelters in Hampton, VA are responsible for providing temporary care, housing and adoption services for unwanted, owner-relinquished, and lost pets including cats and dogs. Shelters provide a variety of services that promote the humane treatment of animals in Hampton.

Interested parties may contact Animal Shelters for questions about:
  • Lost dogs and cats in Hampton, Virginia
  • Fostering dogs and cats
  • Hampton pet adoption fees
  • Spaying and neutering pets
  • Virginia animal control and welfare
Finding Lost Cats & Dogs

If you have lost your pet cat or dog in or near Hampton, Virginia then you should contact the Hampton Animal Shelter. Your missing pet may have been located and taken to the shelter. Even if your dog or cat has not been recovered by the shelter, you may be able to file a report so that if the shelter finds your pet they will be able to contact you for recovery. Pets available for adoption through the Hampton Animal Shelter may be held for a set period of time in order to give owners an opportunity to claim and retrieve their lost pets so it is best to contact the Hampton shelter directly regarding policies.

Hampton Cat & Dog Adoptions

Promoting the adoption of pet cats and dogs is a key component of the Hampton Shelter operations, however, the shelter may only take in either dogs or cats, so it is best to contact the shelter prior to visiting. The local animal shelter may offer educational programs on pet ownership, spay and neuter services, and preventive health services such as vaccinations in order to support its efforts to find permanent homes for lost pets. Hampton Animal Shelters may charge fees for adoption and other services so it is best to contact them directly regarding policies.

Hampton Animal Control

Hampton Animal Shelters may also be operated as part of the county or local government animal control agency. Hampton Animal Control Departments also undertake a range of activities related to animal control enforcement, including impounding stray animals, investigating animal cruelty, enforcing licensing laws, ensuring animal welfare, and rescuing trapped animals. Animals housed by animal control agencies are usually made available for adoption unless they are determined to be too aggressive, injured, or sick.