NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – If you are thinking about adding a pet to your life, now is a great time!

The Norfolk Animal Care Center (NACC) is offering a “Clear the Shelters” adoption special. You can adopt an animal for only $35 through August 31.

The shelter is at capacity and needs your help to make room.

You can check out the adoptable pets at

Shelter hours:

  • Closed on Monday/Thursday
  • Tuesday/Wednesday: 2 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 2 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday/Sunday: 12 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (no appointments needed these days)

Click HERE to schedule an appointment.

If you’re not ready to adopt, there are other ways you can help “Clear the Shelters.”

  • Fostering: NACC provides all the supplies and services. Email to learn more.
  • Volunteering: Email if you are interested.
  • Donating: Click here to find out how you can donate. 

Norfolk Animal Care Center is located at 5585 Sabre Road, Norfolk, VA 23502. You can also call (757) 441-5505 or email