Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter

3411 N. Roan Street
Johnson City, TN 37601
Phone: (423) 926-8769


Adoption Center
1:00 – 6:00
CLOSED Wednesdays and Sundays

Animal Control Center/Intake
10:30 – 5:00
Monday – Sunday

The Washington County Johnson City Animal Shelter can only accept animals from residents who live in the Johnson City/Washington County region. If you are not a resident of Johnson City or Washington County, but find an animal in need of shelter support, there are a number of other surrounding regional shelters that can assist you.

Elizabethton-Carter County Animal Shelter

135 Sycamore Shoals Dr, Elizabethton, TN 37643
(423) 547-6359

Sullivan County Animal Shelter

380 Masengill Rd, Blountville, TN 37617
(423) 279-2741

Kingsport Animal Shelter

2141 Idle Hour Rd, Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 247-1671

The Bridge No Kill Animal Rescue

2061 TN-75, Blountville, TN 37617
(423) 239-5237

Greeneville-Greene County Humane Society

950 Hal Henard Rd, Greeneville, TN 37743
(423) 639-4771

Unicoi County Animal Shelter

185 N Industrial Dr, Erwin, TN 37650
(423) 743-3071

Washington County Virginia Animal Shelter

27252 Porter Ln, Abingdon, VA 24211
(276) 676-6210

Keep in Touch

We would love to hear from you! Please submit a short story and digital photos of your new family addition to put in Paws & Tales, the WCJC Animal Shelter Newsletter.

Email the story (150-250 words) and digital photos to

Our newsletter can be viewed here.