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Fido and Fireworks Don’t Mix: Keep your pets safe over the July 4 holiday

Loud, crowded events with fireworks are no fun for pets.  Fireworks and thunderstorms are the best known causes for pet anxiety so please resist the urge to take them to Independence Day Festivities. Instead, keep your pets safe from the noise in a quiet, sheltered and escape-proof area at home, and … [Read more...]

Get ‘PET-RIOTIC’ July 4 With Young-William Animal Center Adoption Special

Young-Williams Animal Center is celebrating July 4 with an adoption special to give pets the independence from shelter life that they deserve. On Saturday, July 4, from noon-4 p.m., adoption fees for cats and dogs 4 years and older will be just $4. “The Fourth of July is a great time to … [Read more...]

News & Events for Young-Williams Animal Center

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Just in time for the heat, Rita’s Italian Ice in Market Square is sponsoring Young-Williams Animal Center the entire month of July! Mention Young-Williams, and 10% of proceeds will be donated to help provide food and care to animals in need.   Local 8 News Reporter/ Anchor Casey Wheeless … [Read more...]

Start off on the Right Paw; Pet Parents Summer Safety Guide

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Can you feel it? Can you smell it? At last- long, sunny days of summer are approaching! Remember, the hot weather can mean danger for our furry companions. Pets can suffer from dehydration, sunburn, or heat stroke if overexposed to the heat – and heat stroke can be fatal if not treated … [Read more...]

Young-Williams launches ‘Community Cat’ in April to fix free-roaming cats

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Young-Williams launches ‘Community Cat’ in April to fix free-roaming cats Sponsored by PetSmart Charities®, ‘Community Cat’ provides free spay/neuter surgeries and rabies vaccinations for feral and stray cats During the month of April, Young-Williams Animal Center’s Spay/Neuter Solutions will … [Read more...]

RECORD NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS EXPECTED FOR 8th ANNUAL MARDI GROWL

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March of Furry Friends Supports Young-Williams Animal Center With more than 300 dogs pre-registered to walk in Saturday’s annual Mardi Growl Parade, officials with Young-Williams Animal Center are expecting record crowds for the City of Knoxville’s biggest pet-friendly event. The eighth annual … [Read more...]

The Paw-ty has already started!

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Join us for the fun at Mardi Growl 2015 on Saturday, March 7th @11am!  More info here:  http://mardigrowl.org/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q48NRbtdwbA&feature=youtu.be   … [Read more...]

‘BEAT THE HEAT’ BEFORE SPRING WITH SPECIAL SPAY CAMPAIGN FOR CATS

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UPDATE 2/14/15:  OUR BEAT THE HEAT SPACES ARE ALL BOOKED UP, BUT PLEASE CALL 865-215-6677 TO FIND OUT ABOUT OUR OTHER LOW COST SPAY/NEUTER OPTIONS!  THANKS!!! ‘BEAT THE HEAT’ BEFORE SPRING WITH SPECIAL SPAY CAMPAIGN FOR CATS PetSmart Charities® sponsors $20 surgeries for female cats Warm … [Read more...]

SAVE THE DATE-Mardi Growl Pet Parade and Party 2015

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Cold Weather Pet Care Tips

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With a cold front on its way bringing much colder temperatures to East Tennessee than is normal for this time of year, Young-Williams Animal Center is reminding pet owners to take extra precautions to make sure their four—footed family members are safe and warm. Here are some cold weather pet care … [Read more...]