Animal Harbor is a limited-admission animal shelter facility serving Franklin County, Tennessee. It is operated by a staff and overseen by Executive Director, Emily Holland, and governed by the Board of Directors. Franklin County Humane Society, dba, Animal Harbor is a private non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
Animal Harbor first opened its doors in February of 2003. It was the first animal shelter in Franklin County and was located in a former hog auction barn on David Crockett Hwy, outside of Belvidere, TN.
On December 12, 2014, operations began in the current facility, which had been newly built.
Our live saving programs and community assistance programs continue to grow to ensure that Franklin County becomes a better place for companion animals to live.
2023 marks our 20th year saving lives!
Save Lives. Promote Animal Welfare. Support Community.
How we do it:
Provide health care and temporary shelter for abandoned companion animals;
Find new loving homes for these pets;
Reduce pet overpopulation by providing spaying and neutering to residents in need;
Promote animal welfare through education and public outreach;
Maintain a no kill policy
LOCATION & HOURS
Animal Harbor is located at 56 Nor-Nan Road, Winchester, TN. This is just off AEDC Road (Hwy 127).
Tuesday-Friday: Noon - 5:00 pm open phone hours
We are open by appointment Tuesday-Saturday
Call to make your appointement today.
No intakes on Saturday unless by appointment.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Susan Walton, President
Lawrence Neilsen, Vice President
Lisa Chamberlin, Treasurer
Brenda Butner, Director
Gail Castle, Director
Jim Cortner, Director
Diane Clark, Director
Cindy Janke, Director
David Janke, Director
Sally Lightner, Director
Marian Stewart, Director
Karen Warr, Director
Anne Giles, Emeritus Director
56 Nor-Nan Road
P.O. Box 187, Winchester, TN 37398
Phone: (931) 962-4472