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  • Two of the 165 German Shepherd Dogs Rescued

165 German Shepherds Rescued

January 4th, 2019|

On Thursday, January 3, the Atlanta Humane Society’s Animal Cruelty 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 Candler County Sheriff’s Department, over 150 dogs ranging in age [...]

  • 2019 RENEWAL

2019 Renewal

January 3rd, 2019|

Your compassion for homeless and abandoned animals is heartwarming! And as we enter 2019 — a year that promises many new challenges — I’m hopeful that I can count on you to support the Atlanta Humane Society. With your amazing generosity, you can give many [...]

  • Joel

Joel

December 31st, 2018|

The door opened and... We could see him, but he couldn't see us. Joel's whole body was matted, and his face was tangled with painful burrs that were making it difficult for him to see. He needed immediate care. Our Shelter Medicine Team carefully groomed [...]

  • Rescued Poodle

Rescued Poodles

December 31st, 2018|

UPDATE: One of the Standard Poodles has already been adopted, and the other two are finishing up treatment for their ear infections after receiving a much-needed grooming. Don't they look great?! After one of their owners passed away and the other was diagnosed with cancer, [...]

  • Levi

Levi

December 20th, 2018|

Levi's previous owner didn't know what to do. She brought him to us begging for help, and we knew that this little guy still had some fight left in him. His back legs are partially paralyzed, which makes it impossible for him to run and [...]

  • Daisy

The Sheriff

December 20th, 2018|

What happens to the unsold puppies at the puppy mill? Daisy found out the hard way. After years of breeding and neglect, breeding and neglect, Daisy saw someone new walk into her life. The Sheriff. Daisy, along with 39 other dogs and puppies were [...]

  • 2018 Holiday Drive to Save Lives

2018 Holiday Drive to Save Lives

December 14th, 2018|

Thanks to your incredible kindness, this holiday season will be much happier for a sweet puppy named Dabble (pictured). He came to Atlanta Humane Society unable to put any weight on his left front leg. Every step was a painful struggle. Our Shelter Medicine Team [...]

  • Dabble

Dabble

December 13th, 2018|

Our friends at a tiny animal rescue in Irwinton, GA reached out to ask a big favor... they weren't sure what was the matter with a little puppy in their care, but they knew something wasn't right. He couldn't bear any weight on [...]

  • Terrell County Rescue

40 Dogs Rescued from Puppy Mill

December 13th, 2018|

Today, our Animal Cruelty Unit brought 40 severely neglected dogs to Atlanta from a puppy mill situation in south Georgia. All 40 animals will need extensive medical evaluation and care, and many are matted head-to-toe and suffering from heartworm disease and other illnesses. The dogs [...]

  • Safety Drop

Safety Drop

December 13th, 2018|

AHS receives way too many calls from the community regarding dogs left outside at all times of the year and in all sorts of weather. With your support, we're going to do something about it. This Saturday is the start of AHS Safety Drops. Food, [...]

  • Toby

Toby

December 13th, 2018|

As soon as he entered our care, we knew something wasn't right with little Toby. One of his front legs caught the attention of our Shelter Medicine Team, and they soon realized why this little guy was having trouble walking. They carefully examined [...]

  • PetFirst Pet Insurance

PetFirst Pet Insurance

December 12th, 2018|

We know that pets are like family. We also know that should your pet ever get sick or have a serious accident, as a pet owner, the last thing you want to worry about is how you’ll pay for vet expenses. Pet insurance allows you [...]

  • Eloise

Eloise

December 5th, 2018|

We heard tiny, desperate meows coming from a small crate that had been dropped off in front of our Admissions department and immediately rushed to see what was inside. Much to our surprise, we found two tiny kittens that needed love and care. [...]

  • Shelley

Shelley

November 26th, 2018|

Shelley was one of 32 dogs rescued from severe neglect. They were living in their own filth without any access to much-needed Veterinary care. As soon as we saw Shelley, we knew she was in some of the worst shape imaginable. Her tiny, frail body [...]

  • Abigail

Abigail

November 22nd, 2018|

Abigail was rescued from a cruel and neglectful situation in Murray County, GA. She and 77 other dogs were living in squalor with dirty water, little food, and no access to much-needed medical care. Your support allowed us to bring these sweet souls [...]

  • Petunia

Petunia

November 22nd, 2018|

Her face should have been soft, bright white, and hopeful. Instead, she was tinged brown, fleas crawling all around in her matted fur, and her eyes were pleading for help. Perhaps for the first time, Petunia was safe. And she would soon know what it [...]

  • Miggie

Miggie

November 21st, 2018|

In anticipation of Hurricane Florence, many Carolina shelters were pleading to clear space in their shelters so that they would be able to take in as many displaced animals as possible. Miggie came to the Atlanta Humane Society from one of those Carolina shelters, and [...]

  • Samantha

Samantha

November 21st, 2018|

Samantha arrived at the Atlanta Humane Society seeking refuge from Hurricane Florence. When she was carried off the truck, we knew she needed more help than most of the other pups that arrived with her. Our Shelter Medicine Team immediately began working on sweet Samantha [...]

  • #GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday

November 20th, 2018|

This #GivingTuesday, give hope to homeless and abused animals. #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and [...]

  • Black Furday. Name your own adoption price.

Black Furday

November 20th, 2018|

Name your own adoption price this Black Furday. All pets 6 months and up who have an black fur on them go home for a donation of your choice this Friday, November 23, 2018. Browse Dogs Browse Cats

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