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Gumby was abandoned in a parking lot. Dumped thoughtlessly in a plastic tub, and he was found terrified and whimpering in pain. We wrapped him up and told him it was going to be alright-- he was finally safe.  Our Shelter Medicine Team gave him a thorough examination, and x-rays revealed a massive break in [...]

By | 2017-11-01T19:32:26+00:00 October 8th, 2017|About Animals, Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|


We first met Ziggy in a small town outside of Orlando, Florida. Hurricane Irma was threatening the entire Southeastern US, and the Atlanta Humane Society took two large vans to Florida to evacuate animals before the storm hit. The instant we saw her, we knew she was special.  She was very loved by her friends [...]

By | 2017-10-12T11:13:38+00:00 October 4th, 2017|About Animals, Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|


Booger is a staff and volunteer favorite because of his handsome appearance and his overwhelming charm! He loves his regular walks around the cat room, looking in on his fellow residents, and checking out all the corners to see what's new. Booger likes people and his personal time with volunteers bring cuddled and [...]

By | 2017-10-03T08:42:27+00:00 September 4th, 2017|About Animals, Second Chances|


Sierra came to us from Houston along with 100 other dogs and cats. These pets were already at the Houston SPCA prior to the hurricane, and by transporting them into our care, we're enabling space to be freed up in the shelter there for lost and displaced animals so that they can be reunited with [...]

By | 2017-11-17T18:06:11+00:00 September 2nd, 2017|About Animals, Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|


Birdie arrived at the Atlanta Humane Society just a few days ago from Fulton County Animal Services. She was covered in painful lesions, and her skin was swollen, itchy, and inflamed.  Today, your donation will provide Birdie and animals like her the loving care they need. Our Shelter Medicine Team and Foster Coordinator got straight [...]

By | 2017-11-17T18:14:55+00:00 August 25th, 2017|About Animals, Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|


Rocko came to us from Clayton County Animal Control, and although it was clear that he had experienced severe trauma in his life, his eyes were trusting and kind. Your donation today will provide Rocko and animals like him the loving care they need. Deep, severe scars covered his back, head, and paws- [...]

By | 2017-11-17T18:19:40+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|About Animals, Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|