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Click here or on the flyer for all the info about our VIRTUAL DOG WALK!

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We are hiring for an Animal Intake Receptionist.
Part time position. 34 hours per week, including Saturdays. Pay is $8 an hour. This position requires excellent face-to-face and phone communication skills. Data entry and attention to detail are essential. Please call the shelter at 717-263-5791 to receive an application.


We are hiring for a part time sales clerk at our thrift store. Store clerk will be responsible for sorting donations, stocking the store and running a cash register. Lifting and bending may be required.

Please call the store at 717-261-1996 for more information.
Salary: $7.25 /hour









HUGE THANKS to our calendar sponsors:

Lotus Moon Gallery

Cumberland Valley Martial Arts

Chambersburg Fitness Center

Diloreto, Cosentino and Bolinger

Geisel Funeral Home

Goose Brother's Ice Cream

Studio Z Cardio Fitness Club

Steel Key Escape Room

Belle Jewelers

Korey Paff State Farm Insurance





CVAS needs volunteer Greeters to man the front desk and help visitors during the hours we’re open, particularly on Saturdays. This is an enjoyable way to spend a few hours. Shifts are:
11-2 and 2-5 on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; and 11-1:30 and 1:30-4 on Saturday. If you’re interested, please fill out the volunteer application here:





Click the photo above or these words to be taken to our Zazzle store. You can choose from a variety of colors and styles. A portion of the sales will help homeless animals. REMEMBER TO USE THE PROMO CODE AT THE TOP OF THE ZAZZLE HOMEPAGE FOR GREAT DEALS. And provide them your email address for major bargains!



Happy Ending Stories click here





Become a Guardian Angel for a dog or a cat today. Click here to find out how!







Kitten season is here and WE NEED FOSTER PARENTS. Please consider opening your home to babies who need just a little more time before they can be spayed and neutered and put up for adoption. For more information and to fill out a foster parent application, please click here.

















There's some great information about adopting a puppy and what you need to do before you get a pup and after you bring one home. Click here for a wonderful Puppy Manual from Adopt-a-Pet.


A Message from the Mutts



Can you help them? Click here to see what we mean.



Relocation News

We made it!!! Thanks so much to everyone who worked so hard to get us to our new location! Click here for the history of the project.