Want to add a furry friend to your family and give back to the world at the same time? Consider adopting a pet from a local shelter or organization. During the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, many pets are still looking for their forever homes and animal shelters still working to fulfill adoptions.
Across Virginia, there are thousands of dogs, cats and other animals of all ages without a home — and many of them are located within driving distance. In the search for a lovable new fur child, consider checking out a local adoption center like Nova Pets Alive, where Jasmine the dog is waiting patiently. If you aren’t sure if you have time to take care of a pet year round, many shelters also offer opportunities to foster pets until they are placed in permanent homes.
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