Monroe County Animal Shelter

The shelter is owned and operated by Monroe County; the staff of two full-time and three part-time people are county employees. The shelter is supported by volunteers provided by the Monroe County Friends of Animals.

170 Kefauver Lane
Madisonville, TN 37354
423-442-1015

Email: animal.shelter@monroetn.com

Adoption Fees

Cats:

  • $60, for cats under 1 year old
  • $50, for cats over 1 year old
  • $40, senior cats
  • $40, Second Chance Pals cats
  • $20, barn cats

Dogs:

  • $125, under 1 year old
  • $100, 1-5 years old
  • $50, senior dogs
  • $50, Bully breeds
  • $50, Second Chance Pals dogs

Shelter Hours
Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 11am-4:30pm
Saturday 11am-2pm
Sunday-Monday Closed

All adoptions include spay/neuter, age-appropriate vaccinations (including rabies), 1st worming, and a microchip.

To report strays or abused pets, contact:

  • City of Madisonville, TN – call Animal Control at 423-519-1008
  • City of Sweetwater, TN – call City Hall at 423-337-6979 and ask for Animal Control
  • Monroe County,TN – call county animal control at 423 572-1124