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

Marty Clifton -Administration Manager

Alicia Blackburn -Marketing Manager

Courtney Saunders -Marketing & Grants Assistant

Monica Shields -Lead Adoption Counselor

Lara Moore -Adoption Counselor

Jessica Beman -Adoption Counselor

Victoria Henderson -Adoption Counselor / A.S.

Denise Cannon -Adoption Counselor

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

Michael (Shawn) Van Horn -Head Kennel Technician

Animal Services / Clinic Staff

Holly Smith -Veterinary Coordinator

Carla Smith RVT

Mary McCall

Natalie Robinson -Animal Services Coordinator

Eric Beam

Toni Lineberger

Kimberly Riopelle

Marisa Haas

April Griffin

Seairra Dugger


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