Tier 1 Animal Services is a full spectrum animal welfare organization dedicated to improving the lives of animals and making communities safer. Our purpose is the prevention of cruelty to animals and bringing modern, progressive animal care and control, animal sheltering, and humane enforcement to the communities that need them the most. We offer contracted services, consultations, and program evaluations to animal shelters, local governements, and other agencies in need of professional animal welfare assistance.
We can't do it alone, and need the support of compassionate, animal loving people just like you to make lasting impacts in the areas we serve. Learn more about our work and how you can get involved.
Founded by a team of veteran animal welfare professionals from animal care and control, veterinary medicine, disaster animal response, and non-profit animal rescue services, Tier 1 Animal Services strives to be at the cutting edge of progressive animal welfare in action.
We offer comprehensive animal care and control services implementation and management for animal shelters, local government, and other agencies.
With our mission always in mind, we can offer new and innovative strategies for tackling the toughest animal care and control and animal sheltering issues stakeholders are facing in their agencies or communities.
With decades of combined experience in animal welfare, we can evaluate your current program and offer tools and techniques to maximize your effectiveness.
"I am the voice of the voiceless;
Through me the dumb shall speak;
Till the deaf world's ear be made to hear
The cry of the wordless weak."
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
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Tier 1 Animal Services Takes On New Challenge, Puts Boots On the Ground!
Tier 1 Animal Services, also known as the SPCA of Middle TN, is now managing and operating a new animal sheltering program in Lawrenceburg, TN. The Lawrenceburg/ Lawrence County Animal Resource Center (the ARC) is a brand new animal shelter facility that will provide services for all residents of Lawrence County, TN, and work closely with animal control and local law enforcement in addressing the community's animal welfare needs. T1AS is staffing the facility with some of our most seasoned veteran animal care and control and veterinary professionals, and will open to the public soon.