We are committed to public safety and animal protection through sheltering, adoption programs, education, and animal law enforcement.
Our purpose is to provide responsible, effective, and quality animal care and control services that protect public and animal safety.
Our philosophy is to promote responsible pet ownership and provide care of all animals with a commitment to professionalism, integrity, and compassion.
The IOWSO Animal Services Division responds to calls regarding stray and injured animals. We also handle calls regarding livestock.
13044 Poor House Rd.
Windsor, VA 23487
PO Box 80
Isle of Wight, VA 23397
Operating hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. by appointment only.
You may contact Animal Services at 757-365-6318 for more information on how to adopt or surrender.
If you are in need of an animal control officer, please call our non emergency dispatch department at 757-357-2151.
*Please note that when you call the number above you will be taken directly to dispatch. Please inform dispatch of any services related calls or complaints. For any other questions regarding adoptions, business hours, or any other shelter related information; please advise dispatch that you need to be transferred directly to the Animal Shelter.
Shelter’s Direct Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Please use this email to send general comments, suggestions, concerns and/or photos.)
Chief R. Richards: email@example.com
Officer A. Sutter: firstname.lastname@example.org
Officer A. Griffith: email@example.com
Officer M. Justus: firstname.lastname@example.org
Officer J. Brock: email@example.com
C. Heath, Kennel Attendant: firstname.lastname@example.org
A. Wilson, Kennel Attendant: email@example.com