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Community Service

2021 TVTA donation recipients

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1st place winner - Dogs on Borrowed Time:  Treena Kilgore (one of the founders) is the person in the picture. The money will be used to help with spays/neuters
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2nd place winner- Carroll County Humane Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and a NO-KILL Animal Shelter in West Tennessee.
Shelter Animal Rescue Group (SARG)
A small, all-volunteer, 501(c)3 nonprofit rescue group that adopts primarily from Oak Ridge local animal shelter, although they occasionally take in hardship cases.


- Animals from L. to R.:  Thumper, Pounce Wayne, Pearl, T.S.Elliot, Chester (all, except Pearl, are up for adoption!)

                      - People L. to R.:  Karen Brummitt (foster), Jaime & Doug Ramseier (foster), Cindy Biscay (Community Outreach Chair),  Pat O'Connor (permanent foster), Jan Baker (Cat Coordinator & Board Member), Ruth Cook (foster & Board Member), Shirley Auble (Treasurer, Board Member, & Dog Coordinator)


$250 donated to Zoo Knoxville for assistance during COVID-19 pandemic



The Tennessee Veterinary

Technician Association

donated $250 to a local

Zoo and exotic animal rescue.

The Little Ponderosa Zoo

located in Clinton TN,

sustained major damage

to their facilities, in a fire

on December 4, 2017.

One of the main barns was destroyed and over 45 animals perished in the fire, including reptiles, birds, primates, goats and many other species. The Zoo intends to rebuild and the community has donated food, supplies and temporary tents.

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Devastating fires in Gatlinburg and Sevierville Tennessee

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