There's not much better than the unconditional love of a family pet, and there's nothing you can rely on more. Our regional shelters are always full, always in need, and always ready to help you find a best friend - here a handful to choose from.

You can visit the Washington County/Johnson City Animal Shelter at 3411 N. Roan St., or visit online at wcjcanimalshelter.org. You can also call at 423-926-8769.