Animal Services Events

Upcoming Events

Holiday Lights Trail for Dogs

Loudoun County Animal Shelter (LCAS), 42225 Adoption Drive, Leesburg, VA, 

Thursday, December 15, 2022 - Sunday, December 18, 2022, 6:00 -8:00 p.m., Sign-up required.

Join us at the animal shelter for this festive lights trail! Bring your four-legged friend (on a leash of course!) and enjoy a fun, 25-minute walk through various holiday light displays and dog activities! 

Weave through candy canes, walk through lights trails, show off your very best trick to make it on the "Nice List" and other festive activities and adventures await! 

This trail is outside and on grass/pavement. All dogs must be on a flat, 6-foot leash, no retractable leashes. Please ensure your collar/harness fit! Payment must be received in advance - you will receive an email invoice. $10 per dog.

Sign up here!

Home for the Holidays

Loudoun County Animal Shelter (LCAS), 42225 Adoption Drive, Leesburg, VA, 

Saturday, December 18, 2022 - 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 

join us for our annual fee-waived pet adoption event, Home for the Holidays. Adoption fees will be waived for all available pets which includes cats, kittens, dogs, small pets, and livestock.  The event will be full of holiday cheer with goodie bags for adopters and more. Santa himself will even stop by for a visit!  

Prospective adopters can view available pets online. The standard adoption screening process still applies during this promotion and most adoptions can be completed on the same day

All dogs, cats and rabbits adopted from LCAS are spayed or neutered and receive a microchip which is registered to their adopter. Dogs and cats also receive age-appropriate vaccinations. 

Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinics for Outdoor Cats

LCAS, 42225 Adoption Drive, Leesburg, VA 

These low-cost, spay/neuter clinics are open to outdoor, feral and barn cats in Loudoun County. All cats will be spay/neutered, microchipped, ear-tipped, vaccinated, dewormed and receive flea/tick treatment. You must register to attend a clinic. Proof of Loudoun County residency is required. Cats must arrive in a humane trap. Trap rentals are available.

 Please provide a valid email address when registering as further information and instructions will be emailed to you.

Our next low-cost spay/neuter clinic for outdoor cats is:

Low-Cost Rabies Vaccine and Microchip Clinics

Keep your pets healthy and safe by joining Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) at one of our low-cost rabies vaccine and microchip clinics. Dogs and cats as young as 12 weeks may participate in the clinic. Pet owners should bring their cats in carriers. Dogs must remain on a leash of six feet or less. No flexi-leads, please. We recommend bringing any prior vaccination records, but records are not required. Have questions? Email Us!

Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination & Microchip Clinic - Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS), 42225 Adoption Drive, Leesburg, VA

  • Tuesday, December 13, 2022 - 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  

This is a walk-in, low-cost rabies vaccination and microchip clinic. No appointments needed. Cats and dogs over 12 weeks of age are welcome to attend. Please bring cats in carriers and dogs on secure collars/harnesses and non-retractable leashes. Please stay in your vehicle and follow staff directions for parking.

To receive the 3 year rabies vaccine, you must bring proof of prior vaccination. Cash or check only.

  • Microchips: $15 (free for Loudoun County residents)
  • Rabies vaccine: $10 (1 and 3 year vaccine)
  • Dog license: $10/year (runs concurrently with your dog's rabies vaccination) 

Book Club

In partnership with the Loudoun County Public Library, we are excited to offer Book Club! Join us and other animal lovers in the community to read and discuss an animal-focused book each quarter! 

Upcoming Book Club Books: January 14, 2023, 10:00 a.m., "The Art of Racing in the Rain" by Garth Stein


Image of multiple animals to promote Loudoun County Animal Services Book Club