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Humane Society of Amherst County
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.
318 Shelter Lane
Amherst, VA 24521
Pets at Our Shelter:
Cities, Towns, and/or Counties We Serve:Adults can be adopted in any state. Animals under 6 months of age that can not be altered prior to adoption can only be adopted by residents of Lynchburg and Amherst Counties PLUS counties adjacent to Amherst. Adjacent counties include: Appomattox, Bedford, Campbell, Nelson & Rockbridge Counties. We are extremely RESCUE FRIENDLY - please contact our rescue coordinator for more information Andrea Cerqua @ email@example.com or 434-660-2504
About Our Shelter:We are a facility shared by an Adoption Center and Animal Care & Control. Our goal is no more homeless animals and to reduce the pet overpopulation.
Come Meet our Pets:We are located in Central Virginia. One hour south of Charlottesville, One hour north of Roanoke, Virginia.
We are open Monday - Friday from 11 to 4 p.m. On Thursday evenings we are open until 7 p.m. Satruday 9 to 1 p.m., closed Sunday but will meet potential adopters that can not come during the above hours by appointment. We can help get animals closer to you by making travel arrangements.
Our Adoption Process:A pre-approved application is required. Applications may be obtained online through our webiste. Vet references will be checked.
Dogs: adults $ 100., Small dogs & pure breeds $ 125. Puppies $ 125.
Cats & kittens $ 90.