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  • Free Pet Vaccination Clinic

Free Pet Vaccination Clinics

February 6th, 2019|

All are welcome to bring their dogs or cats to these free vaccination clinics brought to you by the Atlanta Humane Society. We will only be able to provide services to the first 100 pets so please arrive early! We are offering the following [...]

  • Your Donation Receipts

Your Donation Receipts

February 5th, 2019|

You can request copies of your receipts for one-time donations you made online at http://support.atlantahumane.org/site/ReceiptRequest. Online monthly donors will receive an email in early February with all of their 2018 donations attached. The receipt is an Adobe Acrobat PDF file that you can open with [...]

  • Puppy Yoga

Puppy Yoga

January 30th, 2019|

You read that correctly: yoga… with puppies! Puppy Yoga is appropriate for all skill levels and promises to be the most fun you’ve ever had at a fitness class, we promise. While you’re in downward dog pose, puppies will cover your face in kisses, and [...]

  • Game On! Adoption Special

Game On Adoption Special

January 30th, 2019|

Celebrate the big game with $53 dog adoptions & 53% off cat adoptions for all animals over 6 months from January 30 through February 2, 2019. All dogs over 6 months of age are only $53. All cats over 6 months of age are 53% [...]

  • Thank you!

2018.. Thanks to You!

January 11th, 2019|

Thank you for saving lives in 2018! Your generosity is amazing. When we look back on 2018, it’s with tremendous gratitude for friends like you who love animals and share your gifts to care for them. Because of you, more than 10,000 homeless [...]

  • 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 Protection 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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

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