Contact Us

Anderson County Animal Care & Control exists to serve residents of Anderson County. If you live in one of Anderson County’s five municipalities, you should contact your city animal control agency directly. View Partners page. You may reach ACCAC officers at:


  • Location:
    Anderson County Courthouse
    100 North Main Street, Suite 127
    Clinton, Tennessee 37716
  • Phone: Animal Shelter - (865) 441-2068; or Office - (865) 264-6180
  • Business Hours:
    Until ACCAC is able to have dedicated hours at the Anderson County Animal Shelter on Blockhouse Valley Road in Clinton, you may contact Director and Officer Brian Porter at (865) 441-2068 or (865) 264-6180 to schedule Return-To-Owner or Animal-Receiving. The Animal Shelter is open to the public on Wednesday's from 9:00 a.m. to noon and by appointment between 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Office Hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00-5:00 pm.

Directory for City Animal Control Agencies. Please access city animal control at the following contact number:

  • Clinton: Police Department, 457-3112
  • Norris: Public Works Department, 494-0351 or city office at 494-7645
  • Oak Ridge: Policy Department, 425-3423; emergency 425-4399.
  • Oliver Springs: Police Department, 435-7777
  • Rocky Top: Police Department, 426-7404

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