Animal welfare agencies partner to increase adoptions
Young-Williams Animal Center, The Humane Society of the Tennessee Valley and Blount County Animal Center are partnering for a “Home for the Holidays” adoption special, sponsored by Grayson Subaru. From Dec. 21-23, all pets at both Young-Williams Animal Center locations, The Humane Society of the Tennessee Valley and Blount County Animal Center will be $30.
The agencies will kick off the adoption event with a tree lighting ceremony at Grayson Subaru of Knoxville, located at 8729 Kingston Pike, on Wednesday, Dec. 21, at 11 a.m. The adoption prices will be available at Young-Williams Animal Center, 3201 Division St., off Sutherland Ave; Young-Williams Animal Village, 6400 Kingston Pike on Bearden Hill; The Humane Society of the Tennessee Valley, 6717 Kingston Pike; and Blount County Animal Center, 233 Currie Ave., Maryville.
“At Grayson Subaru, we believe in making our community a better place to live,” Sales Manager Randy Carter said. “One way we do that is through supporting animal welfare organizations, such as Young-Williams Animal Center, The Humane Society of the Tennessee Valley and Blount County Animal Center. We hope the ‘Home for the Holidays’ adoption special will save so many animals’ lives in East Tennessee.”
Every adopted animal will receive the services covered by the regular adoption fee, which includes a veterinary physical exam, spay/neuter surgery, some standard vaccinations and more.
To learn more about Young-Williams Animal Center, visit young-williams.org or check out Young-Williams Animal Center on Facebook. For more on what The Humane Society of the Tennessee Valley is doing for the animals, visit HumaneSocietyTennessee.com or its Facebook. Learn more about Blount County Animal Center at blounttn.org/animal.
About Young-Williams Animal Center
Young-Williams Animal Center reminds the community to please spay and neuter your pets.
The Young-Williams Animal Center is the official animal shelter for Knox County and the City of Knoxville. The center is a nonprofit organization, community-supported through public and private donations, that turns no animal away and is dedicated to the sheltering and placement of animals, general animal welfare, and public education of companion animal issues.
Young-Williams Animal Center is located off Sutherland Avenue at the entrance to John Tarleton Park at 3201 Division St. Young-Williams Animal Village is located at 6400 Kingston Pike adjacent to Deane Hill Drive. Both locations are open seven days a week from noon-6 p.m.
For more information about Young-Williams Animal Center, including detailed driving directions, call 865-215-6599 visit www.young-williams.org.