Virginia Animal Control Association

                                                       Providing a united voice for Animal Care & Control Professionals throughout Virginia!


April 10, 2022:  Animal Care and Control Appreciation Week

January 29, 2019Attorney General's Warning on Cold Weather

July 2017:  Rabies & Rabies Testing

March 2017:  Position statements on Cold Weather and Warm Weather

November 2016​:  Professionalism

February 2015:  VACA urges increased awareness during arctic blast

December 2014:  Domestic Cat Management

June 2014:  VACA urges increased awareness during the summer

January 2014:  VACA urges increased awareness during extreme cold

December 2013:  
VACA urges increased awareness during winter storm

June 2013:  
VACA urges owners to leave their pets home in hot weather

January 2013:  
VACA urges increased awareness during extreme cold

November 2012:  
Central Virginia Link Coalition newsletter

October 2012:  
VACA - The Conference of Champions!

August 2012:  
Position statement on breed specific legislation

May 2012:  In 2011, the Virginia Animal Control Association (VACA) started collecting information from animal control departments all across the Commonwealth of Virginia.  This questionnaire gathered such data as animal control staffing, budgets and equipment - just to name a few.  On behalf of the vast majority of localities that responded, VACA is pleased to release the:
Virginia Animal Control Association Jurisdictional Survey Data--2012...
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October 2011:  
Virginia Animal Control Association Completes Successful Conference

                          Virginia Humane Investigator Program Report

May 2011:  
The Virginia Animal Control Association Wins Award!
Agricultural Animal Law

​April 2010:  VACA Supports Richmond Animal Care & Control  

October 2005:  VACA Takes a Stand!

​2008:  Virginia State Crime Commission Report - Animal Control Officers