Our Mission: “Increase awareness in Sullivan County about the humane treatment of animals through responsible sheltering, education, spay/neuter assistance, and access to wellness.”

Open adoption hours at the shelter are M, T, W, F, Sa from 12:30-5:30pm.

We have lots of animals seeking their furever homes.

Please come by and visit to see all the available animals.

You can click adopt above in the menu to see who we have available for adoption

and to fill out an application to adopt.

The Animal Shelter of Sullivan County conducts owner surrenders by appointment only!

Please note that ALL strays must be brought in by animal control.

No walk up surrenders will be permitted.

Please call 423-279-2741 to make an appointment.

All animal control calls will be dispatched in a triage fashion, taking into consideration the urgent/ emergent nature of the call.

Adoption Process:
1. Please go online to www.animalshelter-sullivancounty.org to fill out an application online. Submit the application. Once the application is approved, a team member will call you to arrange a meet/greet appointment.

2. You may also come to the shelter during normal business hours to view the animals and complete the adoption application onsite.

3. If all goes well, you adopt and take your new pet home that day.

Food Pantry:
The Animal Shelter of Sullivan County is available to help our community as we have food available to donate. You can complete the food bank application (under community outreach, above) and we will contact you or you may come by the shelter during normal business hours to complete the application. If you have any questions, please contact the shelter at 423-279-2741, option 4 for more information.