Connecting Pets and People


pets resourcesHere is a list of pet adoption and advocacy groups — and veterinarians — in the four western counties of Haywood, Jackson, Macon, Swain and the Cherokee reservation.


• FUR (Feline Urgent Rescue) of WNC 844.888.CATS(2287) or

• Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation 828.246.9050 or

• Star Ranch 828.400.4940 or

• Haywood Spay/Neuter 828.452.1329 or

• Haywood County Friends of the Animal Shelter

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Haywood Vets

• Animal Hospital of Waynesville 91 Depot St., Waynesville. 828.456.9755 or

• Canton Animal Hospital 74 Radio Hill Rd., Canton. 828.648.7800.

• Country Lane Animal Hospital 9019 Carolina Blvd., Clyde. 828.627.9100 or

• Balsam Animal Hospital 628 South Main St., Waynesville. 828.452.1868 or

• Haywood Animal Emergency 3248 Asheville Rd., Waynesville. 828.452.1478 or

• Junaluska Animal Hospital 3248 Asheville Rd., Waynesville. 828.452.1478 or

• Maple Tree Veterinary Hospital 1855 Russ Ave., Waynesville. 828.452.5211 or


• ARF Rescues and fosters pets in a no-kill shelter, and facilitates their spay and neuter. 1-3 p.m. Saturdays at 50 Railroad Ave., Sylva. 877.273.5262 or

• Cashiers-Highlands Humane Society 200 Gable Dr., Sapphire. 828.743.5752 or

• Catman2 Cat Shelter 637 Bo Cove Rd., Cullowhee. 828.293.0892 or

• Jackson County Animal Shelter 463 Airport Rd., Sylva. 828.586.6138,  828.586.1911 after hours or

Jackson vets

• Cashiers Village Veterinary 855 U.S. 64, Cashiers. 828.743.5656 or

• Cherokee Animal Care Clinic 1100 U.S. 441, Whittier. 828.497.3704 or

• Cope Creek Animal Clinic 8 Connor Rd., Sylva. 828.586.3534.

• Jackson County Veterinary 1362 E. Main St., Sylva. 828.586.8383 or

• Sylva Animal Hospital 1307 Asheville Hwy., Sylva. 828.586.8587.

• Western Carolina Animal Pain Clinic and Shearer Pet Health Hospital 1054 Haywood Rd., Sylva. 828.586.3300 or


• PAWS Bryson City 57 Lemons Branch Rd., Bryson City. 828.488.0418 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

• PAWS Thrift Store 110 Bryson Walk, Bryson City. Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 828.333.4267 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Swain vets

• Bryson City Veterinary 200 Bryson Walk, Bryson City. 828.488.6018


• Macon County Animal Shelter 1377 Lakeside Dr., Franklin. 828.349.2106 or

• Appalachian Animal Rescue Center 851 Lake Emory Rd., Franklin 828.524.4588 or

Macon vets

• Franklin Veterinary Hospital 2947 Georgia Rd., Franklin. 828.369.8080 or

• Animal House Veterinary Clinic 991 E Main St., Franklin. 828.524.9990 or

• Noah’s Ark Companion Animal Hospital 1239 Old Murphy Rd., Franklin. 828.524.6121 or

• Highlands Cashiers Animal Clinic 2465 Cashiers Rd., Highlands828.526.5206 or

• Lenzo Animal Hospital 1869 Georgia Rd., Franklin. 828.369.2635 or

• Animal Wellness Hospital of Highlands 2271 Dillard Rd., Highlands. 828.526.8700 or

• Susan Mast 828.963.2600.

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