Help Young-Williams Meet Its 2022 Secret Santa Challenge

Young-Williams Animal Center must be on Santa’s nice list this year! Thanks to a very generous donor, you can make your gift go further this holiday season. Our Secret Santa has pledged to match dollar-for-dollar donations up to a total of $5,000. But act now – we only have until December 31, 2022 to claim these additional funds!   Secret Santa … Read More

Holiday Gift Guide to Support Pets

The holiday shopping season is upon us. For many people that means getting started on those gift lists, and finding the perfect presents for your loved ones. If you’re looking for unique gifts with meaning, Young-Williams Animal Center has some ideas that are sure to put a smile on the faces of all your family and friends. 2023 Young-Williams Pet … Read More

Shop to Support: Help us UnLEASH joy this holiday season

‘Tis the season…for SHOPPING! While you are making your lists and checking them twice, shop to support Young-Williams Animal Center and help us unLEASH joy throughout the shelter and its programs. At Young-Williams Animal Center, our mission is to lead the community to end pet homelessness, promote animal welfare and enhance the human-animal bond. There are many ways you can … Read More

Help Senior Pets Find Homes

Adopt a senior dog Adopt a senior cat Puppies and kittens are cute and snuggly and can bring a lot of energy into your home. There is no denying that. But senior dogs and cats have a lot to offer, too. That is why we are excited to highlight our senior pets during Adopt a Senior Pet Month this November. … Read More

Help us Make a Dog’s Day this October with Subaru

Make a Dog's Day this October

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee – According to the ASPCA®, each year approximately 6.3 million companion animals enter shelters. That’s why this October. Young-Williams Animal Center is proud to partner with Subaru to as it amplifies its commitment to helping shelter pets find homes through the Subaru Loves Pets month and Make a Dog’s Day on October 22, 2022. A core principle of … Read More

BISSELL Pet Foundation Announces Fall “Empty the Shelters” event

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – BISSELL Pet Foundation is doing its part to take homeless pets from kennels to couches by sponsoring reduced adoption fees of $50 or less from Oct 1 – 8. The longest-ever Summer National “Empty the Shelters” event will be hosted in more than 280 shelters in 42 states, including Young-Williams Animal Center. “It has been a challenging … Read More