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Animal Aid Society, Inc., 80 Butler Farm Road, Hampton, VA 23666

Phone: 757-865-0511    Hours open: 9 am - 12 Noon, daily


Upcoming Events

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Treat your favorite dog(s) to a refreshing bath and a nail trim. This is a great way to get your pooch bathed and smelling sweet and benefit our shelter dogs at the same time. Prices for a bath are based on the dog's weight ($10 - $30). Nail trim is $5.00. Each dog will receive a bandana and a treat.

Each dog will also receive a number when the bath or trim is paid for and will be serviced in that order.
Please join us for a fun afternoon!






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About us

The Animal Aid Society is a "No-Kill" dog shelter. The mission of the Society is to provide to and/or for animals, other than Man, shelter, medical aid, care and protection, to act as a placement agency for dogs in good health, and to provide education for the humane care and treatment of dogs, and to attempt to prevent cruelty to dogs. It is a nonprofit organization which receives no funding from state or federal agencies. All of the funds required to maintain the shelter and care for the dogs come from donations and special fund-raising events. Donations to the shelter are tax deductible.
Our dogs are not euthanized. Dogs are kept at the shelter until placed in a home; however, this means that new dogs can only be accepted by the shelter after previous ones have been adopted or permanently placed in foster care. All our dogs are:
  • Examined by a veterinarian.
  • Receive medical care as needed.
  • Current on vaccinations.
  • Spayed or neutered.
  • Regularly walked and excercised.
  • Socialized and Loved.
  • Temperament tested.
  • Microchipped
The new owner will be able to register the micro-chip at no cost and no annual renewal fees are required.


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Become a Volunteer
The shelter is run by volunteers and there is always a need for additional Volunteers.
Volunteers are needed weekdays to help care for the dogs at the shelter. If you are able to commit to one day a week, and have a fondness for dogs we would love to hear from you. Please call the shelter at 865-0511 or click on the "Volunteer" bone to print the volunteer waiver form. The minimum age required to work inside the shelter is 18 years old.


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How to Adopt
We hope that you find your new best friend when you look through this site. When you find a dog(s) that you would like to meet, come and visit with the dog at the shelter, 80 Butler Farm Road, Hampton. If all goes well and you like the dog as much as he/she likes you and you decide to adopt, you will be given a Pre-Adopt Form to fill out. We
may have more than one pre-adopt per dog, so it may take up to ten days to verify all the information you have provided. We will then contact you. Once your family, including any dogs, have also met with the dog you wish to adopt, you will then complete the Adoption Form.

The adoption fee is $150.00.





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Board Members

President
Catherine Sutton


Vice-President
Ramona Gemiendhart


Treasurer
Kaitlin Williams


Secretary
Laurie Patterson


Julia Bleakley

Trina Burkett

Rosemarie Conde
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Volunteer-Coord
Sam Kay


Fundraising
Lisa Carter


Site Manager
Don W. Claxton




Website photos
Hazel Claxton

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OUR VETS

Dr. Joseph Wallace
Magruder Tabb Animal Clinic
3440 Hampton Highway.,
Yorktown, VA 23693

(757) 865-6510


Emergency Veterinary Clinic
Specialty Vet
1120 George Washington Memorial Hwy.,
Yorktown
(757)874-8115


Animal Emergency Center
2025 George Washington Memorial Hwy.,
Yorktown,
(757) 234-0461


York Veterinary Hospital,
4628 George Washington Memorial Hwy.,
Yorktown, VA 23692
(757) 898-3700









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