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News Virginian features Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center

A special thank you to Michelle Mitchell from the News Virginian for featuring our shelter in this recent article.  Our shelter has been undergoing a complete overhaul for quite awhile and we’re finally seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. “We thank everyone who has donated and thank […]

Talbot on his New Kuranda bed

Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Animal Shelter Stats

Check out the Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Animal Shelter Stats for the year to date! We try very hard to keep animals alive and our numbers show it. SVASC is an Open Admission Shelter, meaning we are contracted with 3 localities to provide shelter for all animals in our community. We take […]

Shenandoah Valley Animal Shelter Save Rate

Moriah and Pit bull Petrie at Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center

SVASC Emotional Support Animals – Helping PTSD patients

Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center are promoting Emotional Support Animals, companion animals for patients suffering from a mental or psychological disability, such as PTSD, Panic Disorder, or Social Phobias. We offer additional information on our Emotional Support Animals page.  Please consider adopting a shelter animal for your ESA. A different kind […]


Fabio the cat is available for adoption at SVASC

Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) Positive Cats

Feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) affects cats worldwide. Infected cats receiving supportive medical care and kept in a stress-free, indoor environment can live relatively comfortable lives for many years.  There are no specific signs of FIV infection.  FIV-positive cats are more prone to getting infections such as upper respiratory infections, ringworm and […]