130 Dogs and 40 Cats

Dog rescued from a neglect case

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165 German Shepherds

Two of the 165 German Shepherd Dogs Rescued

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Letter from the President

  • Toby

Give today to save animals like Toby!

Your support does incredible things year-round for the Atlanta Humane Society. Because of your gifts, so many homeless and neglected animals in our community get a second chance. Every gift you give to AHS is put to use thoughtfully and efficiently to help as many animals as possible. Your generous support gives these homeless and abused animals the second chance they deserve. And with your gift today, you can help more vulnerable animals in our community —like Toby. Toby was just two months old when he arrived at AHS, small, fragile and broken. His front leg was fractured and every [...]

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December 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

On Monday, December 9, join the Atlanta Humane Society and local professional artist Kristin Daniel in the beautiful Perun room at New Realm Brewing to [...]

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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 [...]


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