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After Fairfax County animal control officers took 23 small dogs from a Springfield area home, some of the dogs are being put up for adoption.
The Fairfax County Animal Shelter has reopened its doors to new dogs after a mysterious illness swept through.
About a dozen dogs at the Fairfax County Animal Shelter are showing signs of an upper respiratory illness and one has died of dog pneumonia.
The sign at the Fairfax County Animal Shelter reads: "Alert! We have no cage space for cats. If you surrender a cat it will be humanely euthanized. Please use us as a last resort."
All cats at the Fairfax County Animal Shelter have been euthanized after officials say a highly contagious and harmful virus spread within the facility's feline population.