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Lost & Found Animals 
Nelson County & Vicinity

Instructions for Posting Lost and Found Aninals on this website

As a community service, Nelson County Humane Society/SPCA will post photos and information about lost and found animals here in an effort to help reunite animals with their owners.  To post an animal, please email our webmaster at You will need to provide:  

(1) animal description (breed, color, sex, size),
(2) your contact informationn (email and/or phone INCLUDING AREA CODE),
(3) location AND date animal was last seen/found INCLUDING TOWN/CITY, and
(4) a photo (if possible). 

If you are looking for your pet, please check back here OFTEN as LOST/FOUND animals are posted continually and as soon as possible after information is received by the webmaster.  Check the bottom of this page for tips on how to  find your lost dog. 

Do you have a Facebook Account?  
If so, you can post Lost/Found animals via "Lost/Found/Free Pets Nelson County, VA"

PERM Lost and Found Instructions
Please select this link for more information -  "Code of Virginia Regarding Reporting the finding of companion animals"  

Contact Animal Control and Almost Home

This does not replace the need for people to contact Nelson County Animal Control  at 434 263-7047 AND Almost Home at 434 263-7722 to report lost and found animals and to continue with follow-up calls.   Also, Charlottesville SPCA at 434 973-5959 & Lynchburg Humane Society at 434 448-0088.

Report A Lost/Found Pet on the  PawBoost-powered Facebook Page using the following link: 

NOTE:  For animals that are lost or found in Wintergreen, I recommend sending an email to the Wintergreen Valley Association at and also provide them with information and a picture of the animal.  They will send out an email to Wintergreen residents.   

UPDATE:  SEPT 16, 2020 - CeCe was found last night! Thanks again for your help. 

LOST SEPT 15, 2020 - 696 ROCKFISH SCHOOL LANE, AFTON -- CeCe is a Black and white, Female Tibetan Terrier,  weighing 18 lbs.   She is 13 years old and cannot hear very well.  She will most likely run from you. Please do not chase. She is unfamiliar w/area.  If seen, please contact Joyce at 703-405-4632  or email atg

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LOST AUGUST 28, 2020 - Foxfire Christmas Tree Farm, Scottsville, VA -- REWARD - Jack Beagle Missing from Foxfire Christmas Tree Farm. Last seen 256 Mtn View Rd, Scottsville. Wearing 2 blue collars, one with small FI tracker, one with name & phone #s; Collars may have come off if he was attacked. Microchipped. Please call (best) 434 286-3445 or 286-4299 or (cell) 434 996-7223. Elizabeth (Betsy) Samuels. Reward $500

UPDATE AUGUST 28, 2020 -- Husky has been found.

AUGUST 27, 2020 - LOST -- RT. 250 AND OLD TURNPIKE4 RD. AND STILL MEADOW LANE, AFTON -- Siberian Husky, black/gray/white female, medium size.  If found, please contact Larry at 434 922-0822 or email at


UPDATE - SEPT 3, 2020 -- We have Reba back with the help of our law enforcement. Turns out a man stole her to try and breed her but to his unknown she is spayed and microchipped.

AUGUST 13, 2020 - LOST DOG - 2248 JAMES RIVER RD, ESMONT VA -- our girl Reba went missing approximately  2 weeks ago. We have been looking desperately for her.  Reba is a Tan and White PitBull -- 2 yrs old. She is spayed and is micro chipped. She was wearing a blue and white collar with flamingos on it. My phone number is 434-282-4037. We miss her so much and am worried about her.  PLEASE CONTACT ME IF YOU FIND OR SEE HER.  

AUGUST 10. 2020 - LOST DOG - 3744 Norwood Rd, Gladstone ,VA. -- My fiance’s father's female plot hound named Junebug has wondered off and has been gone for about 3 days. Last seen at our home on 3744 Norwood Rd, Gladstone ,VA. Can you please contact me if anyone turns her in or you guys hear of anything?  My name is Ashley and my phone number is 540 875 9834  I am  attaching a picture of her sister… they look the same.  Black with some brindle.  Junebug last had on a red collar. Thank you.



UPDATE:  AUGUST 2, 2020 - 
We found our cat this morning.  Thank you for posting.  Chris

JULY 30, 2020 – LOST CAT - THE LEDGES, WINTERGREEN RESTORT -- Our 5 year old female cat (Vesta) went missing yesterday.  She is black with white markings on her chest and tummy.  She weighs about 8 pounds.  She has a chip, which would show her residing in Jupiter, Florida. We reside at The Ledges, Wintergreen Resort.  It is possible she fell off the balcony.  If seen or found, please Chris or Tom at Phone 561-309-8307 or 561-363-1957.