Contact Us – Hickory


3224 20th Ave SE, Hickory, NC 28602
(enter Newton for GPS)

Please note: We are always VERY busy taking care of our animals, so please be patient with us, we don’t answer the phones until 11am…leave a voice mail, and we will do our best to return your call, within a 24 hour period, during regular business hours.

To leave a voicemail: Please speak slowly and clearly when leaving a message for us so all of your information will be audible.

Employment: Please email us below for employment opportunities.

Driving Directions

•Take Hwy. 70 to Fairgrove Church Road.

•Turn South onto Fairgrove Church Road
(past Dale Jarrett, Inc.) for one block.

•Turn right on 20th Ave SE

•Humane Society and the spay/neuter
clinic is 1/2 mile on the left.


Monday – Saturday
11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Closed on Sunday

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HSCC Staff

Jane Bowers -Executive Director

Julie Correll -Director of Development & Marketing

Alicia Blackburn -Marketing Manager

Holly Smith -Operations Manager – Newton

Natalie Robinson -Operations Manager – Hickory

Monica Shields -Lead Adoption Counselor

Emily Buckland -Volunteer Coordinator / Adoption Counselor / A.S.

Animal Services / Clinic

Carla Smith RVT

Eric Beam

True (Jennifer) Young -Animal Services Coordinator

Toni Lineberger


Dr. Jessica Hilderbran DVM -Full Time Shelter Veterinarian

Dr. Nikki Gooch DVM

Dr. Amanda Whitener DVM

Dr. Brittany McLamb DVM

Dr. Christine Duke DVM

Dr. Leigh Ring DVM

Dr. Jennifer Hull DVM

Dr. Kimberly Ball DVM

Dr. Erika Mastalerz DVM

Dr. Jacqueline Wright DVM