Knox Paws:

Knox PAWS matches eligible seniors with adoptable pets. Research indicates that pets improve seniors’ physical, emotional, and mental health. The Knox PAWS program works with area animal shelters to match senior pets with senior citizens.


Community Shares:

Community Shares is a federation of Tennessee based non-profits who have joined together to raise money cooperatively.

Community Shares


A program of University of Tennessee College of veterinary Medicine. CAIT mission is to reduce the state surplus of homeless cats and dogs by taking a proactive approach and promoting humane education throughout the state, thus improving the lives of all companion animals in Tennessee.