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So far John Scharff has created 49 blog entries.

Life was cruel for Mickey

It’s incredible what your support does year-round for the Atlanta Humane Society. I want you to know that every gift you give is used carefully and efficiently to save the lives of hundreds of dogs and cats in the metro Atlanta area. Because of you, dogs like Mickey get a second chance. Sweet Mickey grew [...]

2018-10-01T15:09:55+00:00October 1st, 2018|A Message from the President, Donate|

Hurricane Florence

We’re taking in more dogs and cats who have become displaced from Hurricane Florence. We’ll be taking in dogs and cats from the Guilford County Department of Animal Services in Greensboro, North Carolina to make space for animals there who have become displaced from Hurricane Florence. All of the animals we are taking in were [...]

2018-09-21T12:26:59+00:00September 21st, 2018|Donate, Rescues & Transfers|

Arnie Update

All Arnie wanted was love, food, and a safe place to sleep. What he got was a heap of neglect and abuse. When we received the plea for help from our friends at DeKalb County Animal Shelter, our hearts broke for sweet Arnie. At only 11 months old, he was covered head-to-toe in itchy mange, [...]

2018-09-07T16:46:53+00:00September 5th, 2018|A Message from the President, Donate|

In Memoriam: Robert L. Fisher

In Memoriam Robert L. Fisher 1931-2018 Long term Atlanta Humane Society employee, Robert L. Fisher passed away in June of 2018. Fisher was a native of Lubbock, Texas and spent more than 30 years at the Society in a number of positions, most notably as Director of Fulton County Animal Control Services. From the 1970's [...]

2018-08-20T20:42:37+00:00August 15th, 2018|Memoriam|

Kroger Community Rewards

Your Kroger cart isn’t quite full unless you’re supporting the animals at the Atlanta Humane Society through the Kroger Community Rewards program. You can designate the reward points you earn by shopping at Kroger to turn into dollars to help the animals in need here at the Atlanta Humane Society simply by using your Kroger [...]

2018-09-18T10:54:11+00:00August 2nd, 2018|Community Involvement, Donate|

Petly Plans

What Are Petly Plans? Petly Plans are affordable monthly payments that allow you to budget your pet’s preventive care services over the year, rather than paying in one lump sum. These preventive care plans were created by veterinarians to help make taking care of your pet convenient and affordable. Petly Plans allow you and your [...]

2018-08-08T14:58:47+00:00July 5th, 2018|Pet Care, Pet Safety, Tips & Advice, Wellness Hospital|

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