Norfolk Animal Care Center

Norfolk Animal Care & Adoption Center (NACC)

NACC is the city’s animal sheltering facility. Our shelter is open-admission, providing a safe haven for animals from the City of Norfolk. 

On average, the Norfolk Animal Care and Adoption Center cares for 400 to 600 animals each month, and over 5,000 animals each year.

Important Message on NACC Operations Impacted by COVID-19 

Out of an abundance of caution during the uncertainty of COVID-19, all City of Norfolk buildings are closed to the public. NACC has altered its operations to continue to provide animal adoption services and to reunite lost pets with their families. Current Business Hours: Thursdays 2 - 6:30 p.m.; 11 a.m. - 6:30 p.m all other days.

NACC Operations

Animals for Adoption

We strive to make the best possible matches between the adopter and their new companion.

Take a look at the puppies and dogs, cats and kittens, and other small animals who are looking for their new homes and families.

Look into our adoption programs, process and fees and begin the adoption process today.