Animal Welfare League of Arlington

A 2650 S Arlington Mill Dr, Arlington, VA 22206 shelter helping to find loving homes for dogs, cats, rabbits, small animals, birds.

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Phone
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Pets at Animal Welfare League of Arlington

  • Any
  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Rabbits
  • Small Animals
  • Any
  • Baby
  • Puppy
  • Kitten
  • Young
  • Adult
  • Senior
  • Any
  • Male
  • Female

Alainn

Female, Adult
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Crayon

Female, Kitten
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Nellie

Female, Adult
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Trapper Keeper

Male, Kitten
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Elmer

Male, Kitten
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Zelda

Female, Kitten
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Figaro

Female, Kitten
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Link

Male, Kitten
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Slurpee

Female, Young
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Skipper

Male, Puppy
Mixed Breed (Medium)

Sahara

Female, Adult
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Pickles

Female, Kitten
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Patches

Female, Kitten
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Dimples

Male, Adult
Mixed Breed (Large)

Elijah

Male, Adult
Mixed Breed (Large)

Leah

Female, Adult
Domestic Shorthair

Honey

Female, Young
Domestic Shorthair / Domestic Shorthair

Wess

Male, Puppy
Mixed Breed (Medium)

Fluffy

Male, Adult
Domestic Mediumhair / Domestic Shorthair

Leo

Male, Young
Guinea Pig / Guinea Pig

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Areas Animal Welfare League of Arlington Serves

The Animal Welfare League of Arlington is a nonprofit humane society that shelters animals in Arlington County, Virginia. Dogs and puppies, cats and kittens, rabbits, guinea pigs, birds, and other small companion animals are available for adoption to residents of Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC.

Animal Welfare League of Arlington's Adoption Process

1. Meet the Pet

Virtual Meet & Greet or In Person: once you have found a pet you are interested in adopting, please see the animals bio for how to meet.

2. Submit Application

If you would like to adopt after meeting the animal, the foster or staff member will give you a link to an online application.

3. Approve Application

One of our adoptions counselors will contact you to go over the pet’s medical history, personality information, and answer any questions.

4. Sign Adoption Contract

Finalize adoption paperwork & pay adoption fee.

5. Take the Pet Home

Schedule a time to pick up the pet at the shelter.

We are not able to respond to all email requests. Please make sure to follow the instructions given in each pet's profile.

About Animal Welfare League of Arlington

Founded in 1944, the Animal Welfare League of Arlington provides animal adoption and community programs to the Northern Virginia and D.C. metropolitan area, as well as animal rescue and control services within Arlington County.


Vision
A humane community in which animals and people live together harmoniously.

Mission
Improving the lives of animals and people by providing resources, care, and protection.

Values & Guiding Principles
LEAD COURAGEOUSLY: We strive to be leaders in our field and community knowing that a leader pursues excellence, fosters innovation, and rises to the hardest challenges.
DO GOOD: Encourage an environment of compassion, respect, kindness, and inclusivity among staff, volunteers, clients, and the community that we serve. Suspend judgment while acknowledging and appreciating the individuality of each person and animal.
BE HONEST: Recognize the critical role we serve in the community and maintain the public’s trust through open accessibility and transparency.
EMBRACE CHANGE: Remain open-minded and adaptable to the changing landscape. We learn from our failures and work every day to improve ourselves and the organization.
WORK TOGETHER: Support each other by creating a positive, mission-driven, and team-centered culture. Above all, have fun and laugh.

Come Meet Animal Welfare League of Arlington's Pets

We are currently conducting adoptions virtually by APPT ONLY.

Make a donation to Animal Welfare League of Arlington to help homeless pets find homes

https://www.awla.org/donate/