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We work in Virginia to support animal welfare legislation, fight animal cruelty in all forms and engage citizens to promote the protection of animals. Find out how you can help animals here and around the country. Contact Us Frequently Asked Questions  

  • Matthew Gray is the HSUS Virginia state director. Kathy Milani/For The HSUS

Contact Our Virginia State Director

Richmond native Matthew Gray brings grassroots organizing, fundraising and political experience to his role at The HSUS, serving previously as executive director of the Virginia Public Safety Foundation. Contact the state director Resources for animals in Virginia

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  • Virginia Puppy Mill Ban

    The HSUS has discovered widespread deception about where Virginia pet stores get their puppies. Watch our video, then urge your state legislators to support a bill to keep puppy mill dogs from being sold in Virginia.


  • Get Mobile Alerts

    Text HSUSVA to 30644 to receive text alerts from The HSUS with ways to make a critical difference for animals in Virginia. (Message and data rates may apply.)

  • Volunteer for the Animals

    From helping animals at our care centers, to assisting the HSUS Animal Rescue Team, to organizing community outreach, there are many ways you can volunteer. Learn More

  • Where Does Virginia Stand?

    See how Virginia compares with other states on public policies about animal cruelty and fighting, pets, wildlife, horses and other equines, animals in research and farm animals. Learn More Our victories in Virginia [PDF]

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