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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

Paint your Pet

Join the VBSPCA on Thursday May 2 for a night of painting and pets! All participants will leave with a painted canvas of their furry, or feathered, friend and a portion of the proceeds will support the animals of the VBSPCA!

Cinco do Meow Children's Painting Workshop

Celebrate on Cinco de Meow with an animal-themed paint class for kids! This class will be led by Heather Donis Designs, and each child will take home their very own 11 x 14 canvas. This workshop will include a tour of the shelter, critter time, and snacks.

Give Local Kick-Off Party

Join us at Hot Tuna on May 13th for our Give Local Kickoff party! Hot Tuna is donating 10% of party sales back to the VBSPCA, giving us a head start on our fundraising efforts. Plus, we will have some pretty cool prizes to win in our Give Local raffle.

Give Local 757

May 14th is Give Local 757, Hampton Roads’ biggest giving day of the year, when the community rallies together to support local nonprofits to make an impact in all the good work being done right here in our community. This year we're raising funds for our Dog Play Yard Expansion Project.

Pets of the Week






At PetSmart Pembroke


Identify the breed of your mutt!

Have you ever wanted to know which breeds have come together to create your lovable mutt? Is he part German Sheppard/ part Husky? Part Jack Russel Terrier/part Golden Retriever? Well, you can find out. In honor of National… Read More


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