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

Suzanne Roman -Director of Development

Courtney Saunders -Director of Communications

Monica Shields -Lead Adoption Counselor

Nanette Rippert -Adoption Counselor

Lara Moore -Adoption Counselor

Jessica Beman -Adoption Counselor

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

Amanda Davis – Shelter / Rescue Coordinator

Michael (Shawn) Van Horn -Head Kennel Technician

Animal Services / Clinic Staff

Holly Smith -Veterinary Coordinator

Carla Smith RVT

Mary McCall

Rebekah Franklin

Natalie Robinson

Eric Beam

Daniel Locklear

Mary-Catherine Stoddart

Toni Lineberger

Kimberly Riopelle

Tori Dell


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. Jessica Hilderbran DVM

Dr. Kimberly Ball DVM

Dr. Erika Mastalerz DVM

Dr. Christopher Buchanan DVM