It’s Puppy and Kitten Season

Your donation will be matched to help puppies and kittens

Puppy and kitten season has hit, and Atlanta’s tiniest creatures need you. We have hundreds of puppies and kittens in our care already, and hundreds more who will need your support this summer. Our resources are already strained, your support is needed now to care for all of these precious pets. Have your gift matched.

Letter from the President

From the President: March, 2017

Dear Friends: Advancing animal welfare and improving the lives of animals in the Southeast is the duty of our entire community. This community includes animal welfare advocates and supporters like you as well as the many animal welfare organizations in our area. Collaborations between these animal welfare organizations are key, especially considering our goals are all the same – to save animal lives. This year, we strived to lead these collaborations. Made possible by support from [...]

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Sweet Sophia was terrified when she came into our care. This elderly girl was placed in our play yard with a few other dogs. She was underweight, suffering from heartworm disease, and she can [...]


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