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We are in the process of updating our shelter software and some adoptable animal information may not be available or updated. For the most up-to-date availability please stop by the shelter, or contact the front desk at 757-427-0070 and leave a message; we’ll return your call as soon as possible. 

Our Mission

To create a more humane and responsible community by eliminating animal suffering while increasing human compassion.


Meet our current animal residents looking for forever homes.

Neuter Scooter

Learn about our mobile Neuter Scooter services and vaccine clinics.

Pet Training

Enroll in the VBSPCA Pet Academy and improve the relationship between you and your pet.


Join the mission and become part of the VBSPCA family.


Learn how you can help our local wildlife community.

Upcoming Events

Yappy Hour | August 26th

Join the VBSPCA for our August Yappy Hour! On August 26th we will meet at New Realm Brewing for a mission centered pint of beer and to celebrate National Dog Day!

Yappy Hour and Doggie Brunch | September 15th

Join the VBSPCA for a special Yappy Hour and Doggie Bunch at Wasserhund Brewing Co. on Sunday, September 15th! There will be special menu items for pets, including doggie pizzas; and mimosas, beer, and a brunch menu for adults.

Puttin' For Paws | October 4th

The Virginia Beach SPCA Puttin’ for Paws Charity Golf Tournament is returning for the 18th year. Join us at The Signature at West Neck for 18 holes of golf, all benefitting the animals.

Mutt Masquerade | October 27th

Hampton Roads’ furriest 5K, 1 mile walk, and costume contest is back! The Virginia Beach SPCA Mutt Masquerade is Coastal Virginia’s largest Halloween race that you can run with your dogs – all while supporting a great cause.

Pets of the Week







Will You Be The Top Dogs?

Attention young animal lovers, teachers, PTA organizers, and youth group leaders! The Virginia Beach SPCA’s Annual Mutt Masquerade and Adoption Event takes place on October 27th, and it’s our biggest, family friendly event of the year! We’re looking… Read More


  • Visit our satellite Pet Supplies and Adoption Center in Kempsville, where you will find adoptable animals and VBSPCA approved pet products.