Norfolk Animal Management Center

5585 Sabre Road (behind the Military Hwy Target)

This site is maintained weekly by volunteers. For the official shelter site, please go to NAMC.

Week of Wednesday, November 29

Remember we love updates of your NAMC adoptions, so please send yours in today! Help us show everyone how fantastic shelter animals are!
Do you know of a local business who might be interested in displaying our pet list scroll or a featured pet on their website? If so, please contact Karen, and she can provide them with the code. Please help us spread the word about the great animals we have at NAMC!
For adoption information, call

For dispatch of animal control officers,
please call 757-664-PETS.

Adoptable Dogs

Adoptable Cats

Adoptable Birds/Small Animals

Happy Endings


Adoption Fees

Adoption Policies

Behavioral Questions

Lose a Pet?

Help the Shelter

Helpful Links

Feature Cat

Charlotte (2)
Case 0611-0099

Mara is hoping for a Christmas miracle for Charlotte, a shy but very sweet girl who seems to just want to snuggle and be assured she is safe.
Meet Charlotte's friends!
Feature Dog

Case #0611-5064

If you put all your requests for the perfect dog together, you'd end up with a dog like Sheila - dainty, sweet, calm, quiet, and a great candidate for apartment living!
Meet Sheila's friends!

5585 Sabre Road - Norfolk, VA 23502 - 757-441-5505

The shelter is near Janaf shopping center. Show me!
From Virginia Beach Blvd, take Raby Road.
From Military Highway, take Lowery Road.
Adoption hours are Monday-Saturday from 11:00am-4:00pm
The shelter is closed each Thursday from 11:00am-1:00pm for a staff meeting. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
The shelter is closed to the public on national holidays.
Specific Questions? Write to Cat Info, Dog Info, or Behavioral Issues, and we'll do our best to help you!
For the availability of specific animals, please call the shelter directly at 757-441-5505.
Visit the official shelter site at