Adopt a Pet

If you are interested in adopting a pet, you must meet the following requirements:
  • Agree to the terms of the adoption application (PDF)
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Have a current state-approved identification card or driver's license
  • Not banned from future adoptions as a result of a court order
  • Pass an adoption screening
  • Pay an adoption fee of $25, plus sterilization/vaccination fees where applicable
2 Young Boys Holding A Brown Puppy on Brick Steps
The number of animals you can have varies depending on where you are in the county. This is clarified in the animals permitted section of the county ordinance. Check that to make sure you are in compliance before you adopt.

Animal Shelter Location

12471 Taylor Complex Lane
Ashland, VA 23005



Method of Payment


  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit
  • Debit