ABOVE: The Williamson County Animal Center adoptable Pet of the Week is Hector. According to the shelter, “Sweet Hector was found as a stray and picked up by one of our dedicated officers. He is seven years old and weighs 73 pounds. Hector loves to explore (and sniff) and loves play time in the fenced yard. He loves attention and affection and is a great dog to hang out with! To meet Hector, come to Williamson County Animal Center in Franklin.”
WILLIAMSON COUNTY ANIMAL CENTER
Williamson County Animal Center (WCAC) in Franklin will have its monthly public rabies and microchip clinic from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 23, at the shelter, 106 Claude Yates Dr.
The public is invited to bring their cats or dogs for $10 rabies shots and $15 microchips. The rabies fee includes a one-year shot and a collar tag. The optional microchip protects your pet from loss for a lifetime. Chips are automatically registered to a database so pets can be reunited with owners when found. The clinic accepts cash and checks only; no credit or debit cards.
WCAC reminds the residents of Williamson County and the Middle Tennessee area to vaccinate their pets against the deadly rabies virus, as state law requires. Protecting pets from this fatal illness is safe, easy and effective.
Williamson County Animal Center is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Intakes are accepted from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; however, owner surrenders of family pets is by appointment only. The shelter is located at 106 Claude Yates Dr., next to Franklin High School, and the phone number is (615) 790-5590. Adoptable animals can be viewed at www.adoptwcac.org or follow the shelter on Facebook.