Help is available for animals in need. Here's a list of some places that offer aid.
Atlanta Pet Rescue and Adoption
Atlanta Pet Rescue & Adoption rescues unwanted or mistreated dogs and is dedicated to rehabilitating dogs so they can be adopted and have a second chance in loving forever homes.
They provide medical care and training to make dogs adoptable pets.
Address: 4874 S Atlanta Rd SE, Smyrna, GA 30080-7007
Tuesday – Friday: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Angels Among Us Pet Rescue
Angels Among Us Pet Rescue is a organization dedicated to rescuing dogs from high-kill shelters.
Address: PO Box 821 Alpharetta, GA 30009
Phone: (877) 404-5874
Fax: (877) 969-8669
Small Dog Rescue and Humane Society, Inc.
Small Dog Rescue and Humane Society, Inc. is dedicated to finding loving families for homeless dogs in Georgia. They rescue "at risk" dogs from local shelters and animal control facilities. "At risk" dogs are those who have run out of time at shelters, have medical conditions or need more socialization before being placed in a home.
Address: Post Office Box 191102, Atlanta, GA 31119
PAWS Atlanta, originally as the DeKalb Humane Society. PAWS Atlanta's mission is to build a community of caring, by people helping pets and pets helping people. They offer pet adoption services, low-cost vaccinations, spay and neutering, discount health preventatives, behavioral training, a pet dental clinic, a pet food bank and education through community outreach.
Address: 5287 Covington Hwy, Decatur, GA 30035
Phone: (770) 593-1155
Atlanta Canine Adoption Project
Atlanta Canine Adoption Project is dedicated to the welfare of animals in need. Their mission is to find loving homes for the deserving animals and to provide community education to promote responsible pet owners.
Life Line Animal Project
Life Line offers homeless pet adoptions and provides low-cost spay and neuter services to the public and assistance for feral and stray cats.
Address: 2533 Sullivan Rd, Atlanta, GA 30337
Phone: (678) 973-2881
Atlanta Dog Squad
The Atlanta Dog Squad rescues, fosters and re-homes retrievers, Labs, Goldens, Flat Coats and retriever mixes in Georgia.
Address: P.O. Box 767188 Roswell, GA 30076
Phone: (404) 642-5295