Appalachian Bear Rescue
Mailing Address:

Appalachian Bear Rescue
P.O. Box 364
Townsend, Tennessee 37882

Visitor & Education Center Hours:
Reopening July 1, 2021

Open Thursday – Saturday, 10am-4pm
Closed major holidays and December 24th through January 1st.
Telephone: 865-738-3683

ABR Store Hours:
Reopening July 1, 2021

Open Thursday – Saturday, 10am-4pm
Closed major holidays and December 24th through January 1st.
Telephone: 865-738-3683
This number for all store and online store inquires.

 

 

Appalachian Bear Rescue Telephone:

ABR Facility Telephone: 1 (865) 448-0143
This number is for bear emergencies and wildlife agency officials.

ABR Store and Online Store Inquires:

Email: Lisa Philippen
lisa.philippen@appalachianbearrescue.org

ABR’s Media Contact Person:

Email: Dana Dodd
Telephone: (865) 448-0143
dana.dodd@appalachianbearrescue.org

Other ABR Email:

GENERAL INQUIRIES & K8 EDUCATION/OUTREACH
Email: Lisa Philippen
lisa.philippen@appalachianbearrescue.org
INFORMATION ABOUT BECOMING A VOLUNTEER
Email: Debbie Dockins
volunteer@appalachianbearrescue.org

Appalachian Bear Rescue
Board of Directors:

Chair
Jack Burgin

Vice Chair
 DiAnne Wilson

Secretary
SJ (Sarah Jane) Geis

Board Members
Phil Colclough
Jerry Cunningham
Scott Kirkham
Ed Owens
Heather Ripley
Sam Venable

Executive Director
Dana Dodd

Business & Event Director
Lisa Philippen

ABR Facebook Administrator:
Ben Cocchiola

Appalachian Bear Rescue Curators:

Coy Blair
Janet Dalton
Tom Faulkner
Victoria Reibel
Quanah Allen

 
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ABR CURATOR, Coy Blair