If you are considering pet adoption at the Winchester SPCA, thank you.

  • Discuss adopting a pet with all members of your family.
  • Think about the financial requirements of properly caring for an animal — this includes vet care, food & supplies.
  • If you are a tenant, obtain your landlord’s permission to bring an animal home.
  • Do some research — gather information about different companion animals to determine the best match for your family.
  • Make sure you understand the laws and requirements of pet ownership where you live.
  • Thank you for choosing adoption.
  • Please visit our adoptable pets at the Rockaplenty Adoption Center 111 Featherbed Lane Winchester, VA or view our adoptables online at Petango or PetFinder, just type in zip code 22601 to find us.
  • Once you have found your match, a member of our team will happily provide information on the history and needs of the animal.
  • Complete and submit an adoption application.
  • Provide driver’s license or state-issued identification and a reference.
  • Once your application is approved you will read & sign the adoption contract.
  • Pay your adoption fee.  Our adoption fees vary based on promotions and sponsorships.
  • Take your new pet home!
  • Spay/Neuter
  • Age appropriate vaccinations
  • Initial de-worming
  • Age appropriate flea treatment
  • Complimentary exam at a participating veterinarian
  • Travel box for cat & kitten adoptions
  • Slip-leash for dog & puppy adoptions

Use the buttons below to go to our Petfinder and Petango pages. Or use the tabs to search directly from this page.