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What is heartworm disease?
Heartworm disease is a serious and potentially fatal disease in pets in the United States and many other parts of the world. It is caused by foot-long worms (heartworms) that live in … [Read More...]
Young-Williams Animal Center has named Nichole Boudreau as director of shelter operations and Tammie J. Shaver as director of finance.
“Because of the unique nature of our business, it is important that we have employees who are not only well-qualified but also passionate about the work that we … [Read More...]
We need a new x-ray machine! A very generous donor has offered to match your gifts up to $23,000 to help us upgrade our 23-year-old machine! Having digital x-ray will give our veterinarians faster, clearer images to better care for injured animals. A new machine will also enable immediate record … [Read More...]
Knoxville nonprofit works to end pet overpopulation
Young-Williams Animal Center’s Spay/Neuter Solutions has surpassed 60,000 surgeries, a milestone that comes less than nine years after the animal shelter launched the initiative and its mobile Spay Shuttle.
“This is a huge … [Read More...]
Put your best foot, and furry friend's paw forward for our 10th annual howling good time!
At Young-Williams Animal Center, we’re busy planning the 10th annual Mardi Growl pet parade, and we can’t wait to celebrate with the community on Saturday, March 4. The event will begin with a pet-friendly … [Read More...]
Warmer weather may still be months away, but Young-Williams Animal Center Spay/Neuter Solutions wants you to “Beat the Heat” by spaying your cat in advance of her heat cycle and preventing unwanted litters from being born this spring. Animal shelters commonly refer to spring time as “kitten … [Read More...]