Greeneville-Greene County Humane Society is located at 950 Hal Henard Road, Greeneville. The phone number is (423) 639-4771, hours of operation are Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 3 p.m.
The Humane Society was founded in 1976 and operates as a No-Kill Shelter. Healthy, adoptable pets are never euthanized.
It is a 501 (c) (3) organization that does not receive any government funding. Deductible donations allow the organization to care for more than 1,500 homeless and unwanted dogs and cats each year, assist local authorities in cases of animal cruelty by providing veterinary care, suitable food and a socializing to animals victims of cruelty and neglect, providing humane education to the public, including local school children and dedicated to advocating for homeless animals who cannot speak for themselves.
• The knowledgeable staff at the Adoption Center will help you find a suitable dog or cat. All adopted animals are fully screened, including spay / neuter surgery, vaccinations, microchip, and veterinary examination. When you adopt the Greeneville-Greene County Humane Society, you give an unwanted animal a second chance at life.
• In an effort to reunite lost animals with their owners, the Greeneville-Greene County Humane Society Adoption Center maintains an undated database of lost and found animals in Greene County. Call the Adoption Center if you have lost or found a pet.
Low Income Sterilization / Sterilization and Low Cost Sterilization / Sterilization Programs
• Because cost is often the primary reason animals are not spayed or neutered, the Greeneville-Greene County Humane Society offers spay vouchers to low-income pet owners, as funds permit. . Access to low cost sterilization / sterilization programs is available to all citizens of Greene County.
• A 24-hour seriously injured animal pick-up service is provided when the owner of the animal cannot be found. Contact the Greene County Expedition (423) 218-5221.
• Volunteers are essential as they provide activities such as dog walking, cat socialization, animal grooming, cleaning, yard work and fundraising.
• Membership ensures helpless animals receive the care and comfort they desperately need and deserve. Annual membership fees are: $ 10 for adults, $ 5 for juniors (under 18) and seniors (over 50); $ 25 for family memberships; $ 50 for sponsors; $ 100 for clients; and $ 1000 for benefactors. Donations can be mailed to the Greeneville-Greene County Humane Society, PO Box 792, Greeneville, TN 37744, or donate online by visiting gchumanesociety.com/donate/
• The Greeneville-Greene County Humane Society depends on donated supplies to help care for the dogs and cats at the shelter. All donations can be dropped off at the Adoption Center.
• Items needed are canned cat food, dry cat food, dry kitten food, clay litter, cat toys, kitten milk replacer, canned dog food, dry dog food, dry puppy food, dog toys, puppy milk replacer, laundry detergent, fabric softener. sheets, bleach, paper towels, antibacterial soap, liquid hand sanitizer, Dawn dish detergent, Fabuloso cleaner, toilet paper, blankets (used or new), towels or washcloths (used or new) and recyclable aluminum cans .
For more information, check out their website at gchumanesociety.com, the Facebook page at Friends of Greeneville-Greene County TN Humane Society or Instagram at ggchs_humanesociety.