Amelia County Animal Shelter
16565 Five Forks Road,
Amelia Court House,
VA, 23002

Phone: (804) 561-3878 - If we are busy the phone may not be answered so leave a message.

The Amelia County Animal Shelter is a small county shelter with 12 dog kennels, operated by Amelia Animal Control under the requirements of the Code of the Virginia. The shelter accepts animals as required under the Code and works to place animals back with their owners, adopt them to new owners, or place them with other non-profit animal welfare agencies that are able to find them new homes. Animals are adopted on a first come first served basis, so always contact the Shelter to check that the animal you are interested in is still available. Volunteers are always needed, and welcome!

Opening Hours:
Monday: 10am-6pm, Tuesday: 10am-3pm, Wednesday: 10am-6pm, Thursday-Friday: 10am-3pm.
NOTE: You will need to call the shelter and speak to someone in order to make an appointment.
Closed Saturday, Sunday and Holidays

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