Remote Area Medical, Young-Williams Animal Center is teaming up for a free vet clinic this weekend

Knoxville, Tenn. (WATE) – Remote Area Medical (RAM) and Young-Williams Animal Center are teaming up to offer a free drive-through veterinary clinic this weekend for residents with pets who live in the 37918 zip code. is required to receive services at this event.

Residents of ZIP Code 37918 can call 865-500-8599 to register to reserve their spot. The clinic runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, November 20. Dogs and cats can receive up-to-date vaccines and a microchip free of charge.

RAM is a nonprofit group that runs free pop-up medical, dental, and vision clinics for uninsured men, women, and children in the area. The collaboration with Young-Williams for a drive-through veterinary clinic is part of an ongoing effort to provide quality pet care.

The appointment-only event will be RAM’s sixth drive-through veterinary clinic for dogs and cats to receive free care, including basic vaccines and microchips, thanks in large part to a generous grant from PetSmart. Charities to increase access to veterinary care in locations across Knoxville.

Benjamin M. Yerger