Animal Shelter Case Notes

Gloucester-Mathews Humane Society

Gloucester, Virginia

Design Learned worked with animal care architects Bacon Group and local architects Caro, Monroe, Liang to create this beautiful, state-of-the-art shelter for the community of Gloucester, Virginia.

Completed in 2009, this 3.2 million dollar,
14,293 square foot facility has both comfort
and luxury. The building contains individually
conditioned dog suites as well as cat condos that
are continuously exhausted from the litter areas.


Learn more about the shelter at:

  • Gloucester-Mathews Humane Society
  • 6620 Jackson Lane
  • Gloucester, VA 23061
  • 804-693-5520