The Alcoa Police Department has one animal control officer who provides coverage 8 hours a day, five days a week and on an emergency call-out basis.
Animal Control Contact
Alcoa residents needing assistance with an animal control issue should call the Communications Center at 865-983-3620, or, if it is an emergency, 911.
Legal Vaccination Requirements
What the law / city ordinance requires:
Dogs and cats who are unclaimed by their owners may be adopted at the shelter. Any person who adopts an animal from the shelter will be provided a voucher, good for six months, for a rabies vaccination and spay or neuter at a selected veterinarian clinic.