Dine out. Save a life. Restaurant Participation

If there are two things Atlantans love - it’s food and giving back to their community. Each year, the Atlanta Humane Society combines both for a day of culinary fun during our dine out fundraiser. Thousands of residents across the metro Atlanta areas choose to dine out at a participating restaurant to support the animals [...]

The Petco Foundation supports Atlanta Humane Society’s Shelter Medicine Program

We are so thankful to the Petco Foundation for providing our Shelter Medicine Program with an $80,000 grant to save lives. This Petco Foundation investment will provide 300 shelter animals with approximately four types of services each, including spay and neuter surgeries, medical care, age-appropriate vaccinations, and microchips. Our Shelter Medicine Team provides [...]

2019-09-18T12:59:45-04:00September 18th, 2019|Partners|

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 with the needs for animals and pet owners in affected areas. As with any disaster response effort, there will be [...]

2019-09-05T17:02:30-04:00September 5th, 2019|Partners|

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 adopters will receive a Petco shopping spree, and the organization they adopted from will receive up to $100,000 in lifesaving [...]

2019-08-28T13:08:17-04:00August 28th, 2019|Partners, Pet Care|

Buy A Tag. Save A Life.

When you renew your tags, consider a #GeorgiaPetFoundation tag. $19 of the $25 specialty tag fee will fund local spay/neuter initiatives. It's a sustainable funding source to end pet overpopulation in Georgia. Purchase Georgia Pet Foundation spay/neuter license through your county tax office. Expect tag to be delivered to your address approximately two weeks following [...]

5th Anniversary of Dog-Fighting Case

August 23, 2018 is the 5-year anniversary of the second largest dog-fighting bust in U.S. history (“367 case”). 367 dogs were found living in deplorable conditions after raids were conducted in Mississippi, Alabama, and Georgia. The ASPCA partnered with the United States Attorney’s Office and the Federal Bureau of Investigation to remove the dogs from the [...]

Partnership in Atlanta

Contrary to what many believe, not all animal shelters are the same. While most animal welfare facilities share the same goals, there are important distinctions that every animal-loving citizen should know about. Here’s how the Atlanta Humane Society is different from animal control facilities and other local rescue organizations. The Atlanta Humane Society (AHS) is [...]

2018-11-18T00:24:05-05:00February 2nd, 2018|About AHS, Partners|