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.    Deep, severe scars covered his back, head, and paws- some of them still healing. His nails were  overgrown and made it difficult for him to [...]

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


It's not just kitten season - it's everything season! And while the discovery of unattended kittens, baby birds, or even bunnies can seem like a heartwarming chance to save a life, the best course of action may not be what you think. As counterintuitive as it may seem, the most important thing you can do [...]

By | August 16th, 2017|About Animals, Education, Tips & Advice|


When we received the plea for help from our friends at DeKalb County Animal Services, our hearts broke for sweet Arnie. We immediately transferred him into our care and secured him a loving foster home. At only 11 months old, he was covered head to toe in itchy mange, painful sores, and open [...]

By | August 7th, 2017|About Animals, Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|


Reese was brought to the Atlanta Humane Society just in time. As a full grown Labrador Retriever, he weighed a meager 45 pounds-- he was starving. He needed immediate medical care, and your support allowed us to provide it. Your donation now will ensure we're able to continue to be there for Reese and animals [...]

By | July 19th, 2017|About Animals, Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|


Gecko was thrown from a moving vehicle and hit by a car. His back two legs were broken. Now, he requires daily pain medication, bandage changes, X-rays, and specialized care. Your gift now can help give him the support and comfort he needs to heal. Gecko and his siblings were tossed from a [...]

By | July 5th, 2017|About Animals, Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|


A local animal control agency contacted the Atlanta Humane Society's Shelter Medicine Team in need of assistance; sweet Snow was in dire need of an operation on her leg.  Before the operation, our Veterinarians performed X-Rays in order to fully understand Snow's condition. What they found was shocking. In addition to needing an operation on [...]

By | June 26th, 2017|About Animals, Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|

Ke Ke

Ke Ke can't wait to meet you! This sweet 9-year-old girl is so ready to find her forever home. Ke Ke can only eat wet food because she has no teeth! But she doesn't mind one bit- she loves wet food! Her favorite is Purina brand chicken and liver flavor, but she's not picky.   [...]

By | June 26th, 2017|About Animals, Second Chances|