Beat the Heat! 🌞 Keep Your Pets Cool and Safe When it’s Hot

Happy dog with sunglasses and floating ring

Hello, all you wonderful pet parents out there! 🐾 Are you ready to tackle the heat and keep your furry friends as cool as cucumbers? Yes, we know how much you love and care for your pets, and we’re here to guide you through keeping them safe, comfortable, and happy during those warm weather days. Get ready for some tails-waggin’ … Read More

Love Your Pet This Valentine’s Day: Spay/Neuter!

Valentine’s Day at Young-Williams Animal Center isn’t just about heart-shaped toys and treats. It’s also about showing love to our pets through responsible pet ownership. One such act of love is deciding to spay or neuter your pet. Visit our Spay/Neuter page to schedule your pet’s appointment today. In the meantime, let’s address some common questions about these important procedures. … Read More

Keeping Pets Cozy in cold weather

Winter is coming! As we bundle up in our comfy sweaters and sip on hot cocoa, it’s important to remember our furry friends who also need to adjust to these colder months. Here is a quick guide on keeping your pets safe and warm this winter. Embrace the Fluff! Just like we love getting into our warmest clothes, our pets … Read More

Petco Adoption Event – Bearden

Wyatt Baggett

Ready to welcome the love of a pet into your home? PetCo is committed to matching wonderful, adoptable pets with loving families. Our adoptable pets will be at PetCo Bearden on Feb 4th from 11 – 3 for our next adoption event. Stop by to see our adoptable cats, kittens and dogs. No appointment is necessary to meet the adoptable pets … Read More

Petco Adoption Event – Farragut

Wyatt Baggett

Ready to welcome the love of a pet into your home? PetCo is committed to matching wonderful, adoptable pets with loving families. Our adoptable pets will be at PetCo Farragut on January 21st from 11 – 3 for our next adoption event. Stop by to see our adoptable cats, kittens and dogs. No appointment is necessary to meet the adoptable pets … 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

$25 Adoptions Thanks to the Bissell Pet Foundation “Empty the Shelters” Event!

BISSELL Pet Foundation Sponsor Reduced Adoption Fees Across the Country Young-Williams Animal Center part of 275+ shelters participating in the spring “Empty the Shelters” event Knoxville, TN —As shelters across the country face overcrowding, BISSELL Pet Foundation is aiming to “Empty the Shelters” by sponsoring reduced adoption fees to $25 from May 2-15. This event will be hosted in more … Read More

Remembering PJ…

In 2004, a kitten was adopted from Young-Williams Animal Center. His family named him “PJ”. We received this beautiful story from PJ’s owners sharing that PJ had recently passed on, and we wanted to share his life with you, our fellow animal lovers. From PJ’s Family: “I am writing this on a very sad day when we lost our beloved … Read More

A Christmas Miracle…

‘Tis the season of giving – may it be the gift of love, time, or boxes of presents! For Noel, Christmas came early when she was given the gift of a fresh start and a second chance. You can help make sure every pet who arrives in need gets the same love and care, no matter what time of year, when … Read More