Sponsored by PetSmart Charities® “Beat the Heat” provides $20 spay surgeries for female cats

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...]

Grayson Subaru sponsors ‘Home for the Holidays’ adoption special at Humane Society of the Tennessee Valley, Blount County Animal Center and Young-Williams Animal Center

 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 … [Read more...]

A Secret Santa Supports Young-Williams Animal Center

Young-Williams has a Secret Santa who is matching dollar-for -dollar up to $10,000 to support the care and adoptions of homeless animals at our shelter. Will you help us reach our goal during this holiday season? Donate here to the Secret Santa campaign, in person, or by mailing a check with the … [Read more...]

Young-Williams Animal Center and Grayson Subaru Partner to “Share the Love” and Find Homes for Knoxville’s Homeless Pets

Adoption fees reduced for three-day weekend Dec 2-4 Young-Williams Animal Center will join the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) and Subaru of America, Inc. for the annual year-end Subaru Share the Love event and celebration, which kicked off Nov 17, … [Read more...]

Young-Williams Animal Center hosts ‘Black Friday’ adoption special

Fees reduced to $25 a pet to promote forever homes for the holidays Young-Williams Animal Center is celebrating “Black Friday” with an adoption special to help shelter pets find their forever homes for the holidays. On Friday, Nov. 25, adoption fees for dogs and cats older than 6 months will … [Read more...]

Fashion For Fido

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Young-Williams Animal Center receives $500,000 grant from the Petco Foundation

        Young-Williams Animal Center was awarded a $500,000 grant from the Petco Foundation based on the shelter’s lifesaving work and positive impact on the animal rescue community. Representatives from Young-Williams Animal Center and the Petco Foundation … [Read more...]

Adopt A Senior Pet Month

Senior pets are super—that’s why we’re thrilled that November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month! If you’re thinking of adding a furry friend to your family, please consider opening your heart and home to an older cat or dog in need. Young-Williams has hundreds of pets available for adoption each week, 545 … [Read more...]

Join us for free family fun!

Young- Williams Furry Fall Festival On Sunday, Nov. 6, pet owners and animal enthusiasts are invited to attend the Furry Fall Festival  community at Young-Williams Animal Center. And, of course, furry friends are welcome, too! From noon-4 p.m., the Furry Fall Festival, which is free and open … [Read more...]

Join us for Howl-o-ween

Start your Halloween weekend with a howling good time. Join us for Young-Williams Animal Center's second annual Howl-o-ween party and fundraiser. The party will be held at the Jackson  Terminal Friday, Oct. 28 from 7-11 p.m. Young-Williams Animal Center's bash and fundraiser features live … [Read more...]