Portsmouth Humane Society
Dog adoption and cat adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog or adopt a cat and you'll have a friend for life! Contact us, or contact another local humane society, animal shelter or SPCA.
4022 Seaboard Court
Portsmouth, VA 23701
Pets at Our Shelter:
Cities, Towns, and/or Counties We Serve:The Portsmouth Humane Society is one of the longest-serving Humane Societies in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Portsmouth Humane Society (PHS) is dedicated to caring for homeless animals in the community by promoting their adoptions into loving, permanent homes. PHS provides humane education and community outreach programs so that we may begin to decrease the pet overpopulation.
About Our Shelter:Our Mission: To provide shelter, care and treatment to homeless animals in the City of Portsmouth community through permanent adoptions, spay/neuter programs, and community education.
Come Meet our Pets:Hours of Operation:
12pm - 5pm (Monday, Friday, Saturday)
12pm - 7pm (Wednesday, Thursday)
12pm - 4pm (Sunday)
Surrenders by appointment only
Our Adoption Process:http://www.portsmouthhumanesociety.org/Adoptapet.html
1. Find an animal that you would like to adopt and spend time with them.
2. Fill out an adoption application.
3. Place a twenty-four hour “Hold” on that animal.
4. Come back to PHS the following day to complete the adoption.
5. A week after your adoption you will receive a follow-up phone call from an Adoption Counselor to see how the animal has adjusted and to offer any assistance if needed.
Puppy 7 mo or under: $200.00
Cat or kitten: $50.00 (Adopt one, get one free!)
Other Animal: $25.00