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 | 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 | October 4th, 2017|About Animals, Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|


He didn't want to eat, was cold, sick to his stomach and depressed. Sweet Whitaker had become a victim to a horrible disease called parvo. Parvo is a harsh reality and most shelters are unable to treat the disease. But, thanks to your incredible support and our amazing Shelter Medicine Team, we are able to [...]

By | September 28th, 2017|Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|

Hurricane Irma

Our team is working to keep the animals in the path of Irma safe from harm. We've taken in more than 400 animals so far and are preparing for hundreds more. So, what's our biggest need right now? Right now, our biggest need is monetary donations. By donating online right now, you're providing immediate [...]

By | September 6th, 2017|About Animals, Donate, Pet Safety, Rescues & Transfers|


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 | 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 be doubled to provide Birdie and animals like her twice the loving care.     Our Shelter Medicine Team and Foster [...]

By | 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 be doubled to provide Rocko and animals like him twice the loving care. Deep, severe scars covered his back, head, [...]

By | August 22nd, 2017|About Animals, Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|