Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County

The mission of the Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery Co. is
to prevent the suffering of animals by promoting
spaying and neutering and responsible pet ownership;
and by supporting the efforts of local and regional rescues and shelters.

ADOPTABLE PETS!



www.clarksvillehumanesociety.org


Happy Tails! View animals that have found homes with the hard work of Humane Society foster homes, staff and volunteers!

ADOPT YOUR BEST FRIEND!

We do not have a physical shelter, so all of our animals reside in foster homes thanks to several incredible families! Consider fostering a homeless pet!!!

Adoption Fees: $100 for dogs; $85 for cats. Fees include vet check, deworming, vaccinations, rabies, heartworm test for dogs, feline leukemia/AIDS test for cats, and spay/neuter. Note: In the rare case when a pet is too young to be spayed/neutered, state law requires a bond be levied. This bond is $50 and is 100% refundable upon proof that your new pet has been spayed/neutered. Spay/neuter is mandatory for all animals & will be closely monitored.Adoption fees may increase or decrease slightly when special circumstances exist. In these situations, the fee will be disclosed in the animal's description. Adoption Application and Agreement are required for all adoptions.

Adoption Screening Process: Our goal is to place our rescued animals in homes that best suit the animals' emotional & physical needs. These needs vary from animal to animal, so there are no "specific" requirements (i.e. fenced in yards, no young children, etc.). Prior to completing an application, we strongly encourage you to look beyond the cute face in the picture... please read the pet's bio carefully to ensure he/she sounds like a good match for your family. To respect the privacy of our foster homes & to ensure the safety of the pets in our care, visits with pets & their foster families are arranged only after an application has been given the seal of approval by our adoption coordinator. An Adoption Application must be completed & emailed back to us (preferred & most timely); faxed or snail mailed applications are also accepted but might take longer to process. Once your application is received, it will be forwarded to our adoption coordinator for review, and you might be contacted by phone or email to answer additional questions. Your veterinary & personal references will likely be contacted. And finally, a home visit will be scheduled, which entails a volunteer scheduling a time to come to your home to meet your family & see where your new pet would be spending his days & nights. We strive to complete this process & notify potential adopter's within 48 hours, but it could be less or more depending on workload & how long it takes to get in touch with references.


PROGRAMS

Spay Neuter Assistance Clarksville (SNAC) - Low cost spay neuter program for qualifying pet owners.

Animal Welfare Assistance Services (AWAS) - Providing financial aid to families in need of assistance for animal care.

Anti-Tethering and Chaining Program (ATCP) - Humane education for improving the quality of life for chained or tethered animals.

Shelter and Rescue Support Program (SRSP) - Financial Aid for the medical expenses of homeless pets.

Be Aware, Responsible and Kind (BARK) - Provides speakers for adult organizations on community animal welfare issues; Dog Bite Prevention and Pet Care Programs for groups, schools, or YMCA and County Summer Programs; Stringers (freelance writers) for articles on community animal welfare issues; literature for pet owners on pet care, behavior, and community issues; and behavior and pet care counseling via email or telephone.


OPEN YOUR HEART & YOUR HOME

Without a shelter, we depend on exceptional foster families to provide temporary care to dogs and cats awaiting adoption. All veterinary expenses are paid for by the Humane Society.

If you can provide a homeless dog or cat with food, water, shelter and lots of TLC to physically & emotionally prepare for placement into a permanent loving home, please contact us for a Foster Family Application.


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CRUELTY/NEGLECT INVESTIGATIONS

Please call Montgomery Co. Animal Control at 931-648-5750


YOUR MONETARY CONTRIBUTIONS ARE TAX-DEDUCTIBLE!

We are an approved 501(c)(3) organization and all donations are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. Mail your contribution to the address below or click on the blue PayPal button at the top of the page.


CONTACT US

We do not have a physical shelter - all of our animals reside in foster homes. We have a small administrative office in downtown Clarksville located at 940 Tennessee Ave. (blue building behind Arby's on Riverside Dr.). Office hours are M-T-F-Sat from 9am-2pm and W-TH from 4:30pm-7:30pm. An answering machine is available for calls received during non-office hours. Please leave a message & your call will be responded to during the next available shift. Please email us for the quickest answers to your questions.


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Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County
P.O. Box 571
Clarksville, TN 37040
Phone: (931)648-8042
Email: humanesociety@clarksville.com






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