We accept applications during the 5 day stray hold period. In the event that a dog
is not claimed by their original owner they will be available for adoption.
***All animals will be spayed or neutered before leaving the shelter***
Your support is vital to our life saving work at the Huntington Cabell Wayne Animal Control Shelter. There are many ways you can support our shelter and every donation helps us fulfill our mission of caring for our shelter pets. Learn more about how you can get involved and take advantage of different opportunities to support our shelter.
Huntington Cabell Wayne Animal Control Shelter at a Glance
Established in 1979, the Huntington Cabell Wayne Animal Control Shelter is governed by the
Animal Control Board. The board members are:
Steve Williams - Mayor of Huntington
Nancy Cartmill - President of the Cabell County Commission
Robert Pasley President of the Wayne County Commission.
In August of 2018 the board appointed Courtney Proctor Cross as the shelter's Executive Director. The shelter enjoys the support of the board and the community as well as the Petco Foundation. The shelter has a life saving rate of 98% for animals that enter the shelter.
Making A Difference