Rescue Organizations

Adopt A Spot Dalmatian Rescue

P.O. Box 9375
Chesapeake VA 23321
Contact Debbie Kidd

Guinea Pig Rescue

(757) 420 2376
Contact: Sharon Coffey

Rainbow Animal Rescue, Inc.

Norfolk, VA 23518
(757) 583-8777

American Brittany Rescue

Heritage Humane Society

430 Waller Mill Road
Williamsburg, VA
(757) 221-0150

SE Virginia Collie & Sheltie Rescue

Animal Aid Society of Hampton Roads

8 Butler Farm Road
Hampton VA 23666

Hope For Life Rescue, Inc.

610 Jack Rabbit Road, Suite #1
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
(757) 491-4609

SE Virginia Golden Retriever Rescue

(757) 827-8561

Animal Assistance League of VA

1149 New Mill Drive
Chesapeake VA 23322

Iguana & Bearded Dragon Rescue

(757) 818-8692

Shar-Pei Rescue of VA, Inc.

(757) 399-PEIS

Animal Rescue of Tidewater ART

P.O. Box 11535
Norfolk VA 23517

Isle of Wight County Animal Shelter

13100 Poorhouse Road
Isle of Wight, VA
(757) 365-6318

Siamese Cat Rescue Center

Basset Rescue of Old Dominion

Isle of Wight County Humane Society

PO Box 273
Smithfield VA
(757) 357-4214

Siberian Huskies In Need Everywhere

(757) 303-1309

Beagles to the Rescue

1847 S.Centerville Turnpike
Chesapeake VA 23322

K-9 Justice League

Virginia Beach VA
Foster based, all breed dog rescue. If you can Foster, Adopt, Donate or Volunteer at our events please visit our WebSite or Emails us.

Southern States Mastiff Rescue

(757) 410-8851

Biewer Breed Club of America Rescue (BBCAR)

Providing biewer rescue across the US and Canada

K-9 New Life Center

P.O. Box 6427
Virginia Beach VA 23456
(757) 721-BARK

Southern States Rescued Rottweilers

P.O.Box 21133
White Hall AZ 71612
Southern States Rescued Rottweilers, Inc. is dedicated to saving the lives of Rottweilers throughout our eleven states, but we could not fulfill that mission without the efforts of our hard working volunteers.

Chesapeake Animal Services

2100 S. Military Highway
Chesapeake, VA 23323
(757) 382-8080 press 1

Lhasa Apso Rescue

(804) 749-4912
Contact: Susan Giles

Suffolk Animal Control

124 Forest Glen Dr.
Suffolk VA
(757) 514-7855

Chesapeake Bay Retrievers

Chessie Rescue of VA

Long Dog Dachshund Rescue

The Cat Corner No Kill Cat Shelter

85 Fulton Street
Hampton VA 23663

Chesapeake Humane Society

312 N.Battlefield Blvd.
Chesapeake VA 23328

Mid Atlantic Great Dane Rescue

Contact: Stacey Gilbert

Tidewater Afghan Hound Rescue

Collie & Sheltie Rescue of S.E. Virginia

Mid Atlantic Saint Bernard Rescue

240 354 5406
Contact: Stephanie Osler

Tidewater Bichon Frise Rescue

PO Box 8084
Suffolk VA 23438

Colonial Greyhound Adoption Inc.

P.O. Box 805
Williamsburg VA 23187

Mid-Atlantic English Springer Spaniel Rescue

P. O. Box 15354
Richmond VA 23227
(301) 362-0423

Tidewater Humane Society

Virginia Beach VA
(757) 497-7729

Colonial Newfoundland Club Rescue


Mid-Atlantic Weimaraner Rescue

5503 Virginia Beach Blvd.
Virginia Beach VA
(757) 289-2700


875 Dovercourt Road
Norfolk VA 23518
Virginians Interested In Protecting Every Reptile

Critters 4 U Rescue, Inc.

Fox Hill Road
Hampton VA
We take in homeless, unwanted, abused, and neglected animals, have them vetted, and give them a safe place to live until a permanent home can be found for them.

Miniature Pinscher Service

(757) 636-1871
Serving the Mid-Atlantic Region

Virginia Beach Animal Care & Adoption Center

341 Birdneck Rd.
Virginia Beach VA 23451

Doberman Assistance Rescue, and Education, Inc. (DAR&E)

(410) 663-1694
Servicing Maryland, Virginia, DC and West Virginia

National Greyhound Adoption

(757) 486-7956
Contact: Gay Latimer

Virginia Beach SPCA

3040 Holland Road
Virginia Beach VA 23453
(757) 427-0070

East Coast Asian Dog Rescue

Norfolk Animal Care Center

5585 Sabre Road
Norfolk, VA
(757) 441-5505

Virginia German Shepherd Rescue

East Coast Canine Alliance, Inc. (ECCA)

Virginia Beach VA
We rescue all breeds of dogs and find loving homes for them. E-mail us at if you would like to foster or adopt.

Norfolk SPCA

916 Ballentine Blvd.,
Norfolk, VA
(757) 622-3319

Virginia Reptile Rescue

P.O. Box 641
Bristow VA 20136
(540) 605-5640

East Coast Gentle Giants Rescue

Virginia Beach VA
Dedicated to taking in dogs that have been abused and neglected. We are a small, privately funded rescue located in Virginia Beach, VA and we are currently expanding further north into the Washington D.C. area.

Peninsula SPCA

523 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News VA 23601
(757) 595-1399

Virginia Wild Horse Rescue

(757) 721-7786

Evelyn’s Wildlife Refuge

2633 Highland Dr.
Virginia Beach VA 23456
(757) 430-2886
Contact: Evelyn or James Flengas

Pet Guardian Pet Services

(757) 375-1360

Web Of Life Animal Outreach, Inc.

1380 West St.
Chesapeake VA

Giant Hearts Dog Rescue

P.O. Box 231
Hamilton VA 20159
We are an all volunteer dog rescue organization devoted to helping abandoned or surrendered giant breed dogs in the Virginia area.

Pet Sanctuary

(757) 986-2121
“Give an Animal a New Life.”

Whimsy's Menagerie & Chinchilla Rescue

Virginia Beach VA
At Whimsy's Menagerie and Chinchilla Rescue, we strive to provide a home for chinchillas who cannot stay with their original owners. Each circumstance is unique, therefore we do not blame, condemn or criticize the choice or need to give up an animal.

GO Rescue Pet Adoption Center

P.O. Box 2234
Norfolk VA 23501
This is a NO Kill Rescue that is run by one woman. Go Rescue is not funded and relies on the kindness and donations of others in order to continue. Please donate whatever you can spare--whether it be time, money, supplies, sellable items, all counts and it's always appreciated. So far we have rescued over 1400 dogs and still counting.

Portsmouth Humane Society

4022 Seabord Court.,
Portsmouth VA 23701
(757) 397-6004

Wildlife Response, Inc.

(757) 543-7000

Gone to the Dogs

Pug Rescue

(757) 240-0815

XOXO Pet Rescue, Inc.

Southeastern Virginia VA
We are a foster-based rescue group with foster homes throughout southeastern Virginia. We rescue ALL breeds. Please consider volunteering! The more foster homes we have, the more lives we can save.

Great Dane Rescue of the Commonwealth