Support Adoption and Rescue. Why go to a dog breeder, cat breeder or pet store to buy a dog or buy a cat when you can adopt?
Our Featured Maryville, TN Partner:
Humane Society of East Tennessee
Dog adoption and cat adoption saves lives. Adopt a dog or adopt a cat and you'll have a friend for life!
Contact us, or contact another local humane society, animal shelter or SPCA.
Pets at Our Rescue Group:
Cities, Towns, and/or Counties We Serve:
We serve the following counties: Blount, Knox, Loudon & Monroe. We do allow out of state adoptions.
Mission Statement: The mission and purpose of the Humane Society of East Tennessee is to promote the welfare of animals, to strengthen the human-animal bond and to further the cause of responsible animal adoption and ownership through education and public awareness. The Society actively promotes kindness, the elimination of cruelty to and neglect of all animals, and the lifelong commitment of people to their pets.
Come Meet our Pets:
We hold adoption events at various locations - PetSmart, WalMart, Tractor Supply, Smoky Mountain Feed et al. Please see our website for locations, times and dates.
Our Adoption Process:
Our adoption process: Prospective adopters will need to fill out an adoption application and submit it to us via fax, email or in person. Upon receipt, an Adoption Coordinator will review the application and contact the applicant within 24 hours weekdays, or within 48 hours weekends. Upon approval, the applicant will complete the adoption contract and pay the adoption fee.