Poochella Is Back! Homeless Pups Steal the Spotlight at Multi-Shelter Adoption Fest

Forget the influencers—dazzling dogs were the stars at Poochella, a twist on Coachella this Saturday at Bea Arthur Dog Park.

10 local shelters came together with dozens of adoptable dogs for a tail-wagging good time at PETA’s riverfront park.

Stephanie Taylor went to meet some of the pups hoping to find a loving home.

Participating Shelters:
Bay Beagle Rescue
Chesapeake Animal Services Unit
Chesapeake Humane Society
Norfolk Animal Care Center
Norfolk SPCA
Portsmouth Humane Society
Reba’s Rescue
Virginia Beach Animal Control
Virginia Beach SPCA

Eat, play, cuddle … adopt!