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Midstate Animal Shelters Join Forces To Find Pets Holiday Homes


Hundreds of pets in Middle Tennessee shelters need homes, and we hope families will open their hearts this holiday season." Potential adopters will still need to meet with an adoption counselor to find the best match for their family. Metro Animal Care and ...


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NASHVILLE, TN -- Three local animal shelters want to 'Clear the Shelters' for the holidaysMetro Animal Care and Control, Nashville Humane Association and Williamson County Animal Center are hosting a final Holiday Adoption Drive Friday, Dec22 and Saturday, Dec22All three will have $25 adoptions "The holiday season is a time for family and togetherness – what better way to celebrate than by extending your family to a homeless animal," said Rebecca Morris spokesperson for Metro Animal Care and Control"If you're unable to adopt for yourself, you can still help homeless animals by encouraging your friends to consider adoption." "When you adopt a friend for life, you are giving them the best gift of all! At Nashville Humane Association, we are so pleased to partner with two amazing animal agencies to help match up lifelong friends," said Laura Chavarria, Executive Director of Nashville Humane Association"These lifelong friends turn into chosen familyIs there a better gift than that?" Debbie Sims, public information coordinator for Williamson County Animal Center, said "Our shelter is thrilled to be part of the "Home for the Pawlidays" adoption campaignHundreds of pets in Middle Tennessee shelters need homes, and we hope families will open their hearts this holiday season." Potential adopters will still need to meet with an adoption counselor to find the best match for their familyMetro Animal Care and Control is now open seven days-a-week for adoption from 10 am until 4 pm, with special evening hours on Thursday until 6 pmMACC is located at 5125 Harding Place, Nashville, TN 37211For more information, visit www.macc.nashville.org Nashville Humane Association is located at 213 Oceola AveNashville Humane Association is open for adoption Monday – Tuesday 10am-5pm, closed Wednesday, Thursday-Saturday 10am-5pm, and Sunday 12pm-5pmFor more information visit www.nashvillehumane.orgThe Williamson County Animal Center is located at 106 Claude Yates Drin Franklin, TNAdoption hours are Monday through Friday 10 am- 6 pm, Saturday 11 am- 3 pm, and Sunday noon-4 pmFor more information, visit www.adoptwcac.org.Photo by Penny Adams Photography via Metro Animal Care and Control, used with permissionSubscribe More from Franklin PatchUp next on Franklin Patch Post Office Caps Busiest Season Ever With Christmas Eve Delivery Drunken Passenger Diverts Nashville-To-Tampa Flight Murder, Domestic Violence Suspect Arrested After Standoff ga("send", "event", "taboola", "served", "impression", 1, { "nonInteraction": 1 }); if (mobile_detect.is_phone) { window._taboola = window._taboola || []; _taboola.push({ mode: 'thumbnails-b', container: 'taboola-below-article-thumbnails', placement: 'Mobile Below Article Thumbnails', target_type: 'mix' }); } else { window._taboola = window._taboola || []; _taboola.push({ mode: 'thumbnails-a', container: 'taboola-below-article-thumbnails', placement: 'Below Article Thumbnails', target_type: 'mix' }); } window._taboola = window._taboola || []; _taboola.push({flush: true}); var disqus_shortname = "patchmedia"; var disqus_identifier = "27409478"; var disqus_title = "Midstate Animal Shelters Join Forces To Find Pets Holiday Homes"; var disqus_url = "https://patch.com/tennessee/franklin/midstate-animal-shelters-join-forces-find-pets-holiday-homes"; jQuery(document).ready(function() { jQuery('#show-disqus, .btn-comment-now').on('click', function(event){ jQuery.ajax({ type: "GET", url: "https://patchmedia.disqus.com/embed.js", dataType: "script", cache: true }); jQuery('#comments-guidelines').show(); event.target.id !== 'show-disqus' && jQuery('html, body').animate({ scrollTop: jQuery('#disqus_thread').offset().top - 220 }, 1000); jQuery('#show-disqus').slideUp(); return false; }); location.hash === '#comments' && jQuery('#show-disqus').click(); }); Show Comments Patch Community Guidelines Patch welcomes contributions and comments from our usersWe strive for civil, enlightened discussions on Patch stories and local issuesPlease abide by our posting standards: Be civil No profanity No personal attacks or insults Stay on topic Users who violate our posting rules will have their comments blocked or deletedUsers who flagrantly violate our standards can be banned at the moderator's discretion. × What are Featured Events? 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