Animal Control

Animal Control

Animal Control Officers are employed by the Jefferson County Sheriff Department.  Complaints involving animals running at large, cruelty, abuse, and bites, should be directed to the Jefferson County Sheriff Department Animal Control Office at 865-471-5980.

Animal Shelter

CARE (Companion Animal Rescue & Education) of Jefferson County is Non-Profit Organization and is in a partnership with the county to provide the services of an animal shelter.  Located at 310 Landfill Road, off Route #92,  CARE accepts owner turn in, or stray animals from all Jefferson County residents.  CARE offers affordable spay/neuter services in an effort to reduce the volume of unwanted animals in the county.  For more information and hours of operation please contact CARE.  See information below.

Mailing Addresss:
CARE (Companion Animal Rescue & Education)
P.O. Box 1791
Dandridge, TN 37725

Physical Address:
CARE (Companion Animal Rescue & Education)
310 Landfill Road
Jefferson City, TN 37760

Phone: 865-471-5696