130 Dogs and 40 Cats

Dog rescued from a neglect case

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165 German Shepherds

Two of the 165 German Shepherd Dogs Rescued

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Letter from the President

  • Give today to save animals like Toby

Give today to save animals like Toby!

Your support does incredible things year-round for the Atlanta Humane Society (AHS). Because of your gifts, so many homeless and neglected animals in our community get a second chance. Every gift you give to AHS is put to use thoughtfully and efficiently to help as many animals as possible. Your generous support gives these homeless and abused animals the second chance they deserve. And with your gift today, you can help more vulnerable animals in our community —like Toby. Toby was just two months old when he arrived at AHS, small, fragile and broken. His front leg was fractured and [...]

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Maltipoos Rescued from Puppy Mill

The Towaliga County District Attorney’s Office and the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department were alerted about the conditions of dogs on a property in Monroe County [...]

Better in Pairs

Life is better with a friend, and kittens are better in pairs. For a limited time, adopt one kitten for $125, and adopt them a [...]

Truck & Tap Puppy Pop-up

October 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

PUPPY. KISSING. BOOTH. Yep, you read that correctly, and it’s as adorable as it sounds! Join us outside of Truck & Tap Duluth from 6-8 [...]

Gwinnett Great Days of Service @ Suwanee

October 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Atlanta Humane Society will have an informational booth set up at the 20th anniversary of Gwinnett Great Days of Service. Stop by the Suwanee Library [...]

Happy Howl-O-Ween

October 26 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Public School 404 partnered with the Atlanta Humane Society to throw a party so cute, it's scary! Join us on Public School 404's patio from [...]

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When Stravinsky arrived at the Atlanta Humane Society, he was just a tiny 8-week-old kitten. The overcrowded rural shelter he came from didn't know about his serious heart condition, but as soon as our Shelter [...]

Does Your Shelter Need Help?

Georgia Shelters Impacted by Hurricane Dorian The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement (formerly known as SAWA) is working collaboratively with Atlanta Humane Society as well as national and regional emergency response leadership to pair resources [...]

Petco Foundation Holiday Wishes

Has your Atlanta Humane Society adopted pet changed your life? You can help thousands of animals at AHS this year by submitting your adoption story to the Petco Foundation's Holiday Wishes Grant Campaign! Winning [...]


When this four-month-old mix was hit by a car her owner took her to a local veterinarian where she was provided a cast. But it all went horribly wrong from there. Teddy's owner didn't take [...]

165 German Shepherds Rescued

On Thursday, January 3, the Atlanta Humane Society’s Animal Protection Unit responded to a neglect case involving approximately 165 German Shepherd Dogs on a property in Metter, GA. After carefully assessing the scene alongside the [...]


A tiny kitten. Huddled on the ledge of a bridge off I-20. Cars whizzing past directly under her.  Bridget had no where to run but straight into traffic or straight off a bridge. But then, a [...]


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