Henry

Something wasn't quite right with Henry. His development wasn't... "on track" with his other litter mates. His head began to tilt sideways and he struggled to keep his balance.  Our Shelter Medicine Team examined him and prescribed a nutritious diet and placed him in a loving foster home to help him outgrow this little neurological [...]

2019-04-04T16:15:49-04:00March 27th, 2019|Rescues & Transfers, Success Stories|

Abigail

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 back to Atlanta. Sweet Abigail was covered head to toe [...]

2019-04-04T16:17:46-04:00March 26th, 2019|Rescues & Transfers|

Clover

Last week, our Animal Protection Unit responded to an urgent puppy mill situation in Lamar County, GA where 44 dogs were living in extreme neglect. Many were nearly starving, most were covered head-to-toe in painful mats, and they had no hope. One of these dogs was Clover. She was in a kennel all by herself [...]

2019-03-25T00:06:18-04:00March 21st, 2019|Rescues & Transfers|

Bridget

You can help us care for Bridget by donating now. Huddled on the ledge of a bridge off I-20. Cars were whizzing past her.  Bridget had no where to turn, no where to run but straight into traffic or straight off a bridge. But then, a warm hand swooped around her. He had put [...]

2019-03-07T13:27:16-04:00February 15th, 2019|Rescues & Transfers, Second Chances|

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 Candler County Sheriff’s Department, over 150 dogs ranging in age and health status were found living in extremely neglectful conditions. [...]

2019-04-01T16:34:33-04:00February 14th, 2019|Homepage Featured Left, Rescues & Transfers|

Amber was Fading

Amber couldn't stand, walk, or even lift her head, had wounds all over her body and was covered head to toe in blood. Our friends at Fulton County Animal Services picked her up off the street and called us for assistance providing the round-the-clock care that she needed to survive. Her owner had moved away [...]

2019-03-06T01:22:57-04:00February 13th, 2019|Rescues & Transfers|

Joel

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 Joel and cleaned his infected ears and dirty teeth. After [...]

2019-01-02T15:45:02-04:00December 31st, 2018|Rescues & Transfers, Success Stories|

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