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ADOPT A PET: Meet Kitty

ADOPT A PET: Meet Kitty

CARROLLTON, Ga. – If you dream of coming home to a wet nose, wagging tail and tons of kisses (in addition to, perhaps, a half chewed shoe or overturned trashcan) adopt a puppy from your local pet shelter. According to the ASPCA, approximately 5 million to 7 million domesticated animals enter animal shelters nationwide, every year, and approximately 3 million to 4 million are euthanized. However, you can change those numbers but adopting a "companion" for yourself or your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

According to the Humane Society, Kitty is a sweet dilute Tortoiseshell kitten and her fur is blue and peach. She wasnt born at the Humane Society and she would love to have a home again. Kitty has been spayed and she has been given her begining booster shots. She tested negative for FIV, a feline autoimmune disease and doesn’t have leukemia. Kitty can be adopted for  $95.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Black Cat

ADOPT A PET: Meet Black Cat

 

CARROLLTON, Ga. – If you dream of coming home to a wet nose, wagging tail and tons of kisses (in addition to, perhaps, a half chewed shoe or overturned trashcan) adopt a puppy from your local pet shelter. According to the ASPCA, approximately 5 million to 7 million domesticated animals enter animal shelters nationwide, every year, and approximately 3 million to 4 million are euthanized. However, you can change those numbers but adopting a "companion" for yourself or your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

According to the Humane Society, Black Cat is a beautiful alert kitten with medium fur and green eyes. He’s a little under a year old and was brought to the Humane Society by a concerned neighbor. He has been neutered and is up to date with his shots; however, he will need his immunity boosters soon. He is housetrained and has a very calm and even temper. BC's adoption fee is $150.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Liberty

ADOPT A PET: Meet Liberty

 

CARROLLTON, Ga. – If you dream of coming home to a wet nose, wagging tail and tons of kisses (in addition to, perhaps, a half chewed shoe or overturned trashcan) adopt a puppy from your local pet shelter. According to the ASPCA, approximately 5 million to 7 million domesticated animals enter animal shelters nationwide, every year, and approximately 3 million to 4 million are euthanized. However, you can change those numbers but adopting a "companion" for yourself or your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

According to the Humane Society, “Liberty is a happy-go-lucky girl who loves to play, especially with other dogs. Like all puppies, she will need training and guidance in order to be her best. Liberty is scheduled to be spayed in early November and will be ready to go to her forever home after that”. Liberty's adoption fee is $150.

Adopt a Golden Atlanta announces Seniors for Seniors Program

Adopt a Golden Atlanta announces  Seniors for Seniors Program

 

Adopt a Golden Atlanta (AGA) is initiating a Seniors for Seniors program, providing a way for seniors age 65 and older to adopt senior golden retrievers (10 years and older) by waiving the adoption fee or facilitating a permanent foster home arrangement.

In the last few years, Adopt a Golden Atlanta, the largest golden retriever rescue in the Southeast and fourth largest in the US, has seen an increase in the number of older dogs coming into the program – either due to passing of their owner or because of economic reasons.  “We’ve seen a four-fold increase in the number of seniors we’ve taken in,” reports Lauren Genkinger, AGA’s president and founder.  “So we’re announcing this program that is a win-win for both seniors involved – the human and the golden retriever,” she continues.

For many breeds, such as golden retrievers, the average life span has been 10 to 12 years, but with the current a

ADOPT A PET: Meet Hero

ADOPT A PET: Meet Hero

CARROLLTON, Ga. – If you dream of coming home to a wet nose, wagging tail and tons of kisses (in addition to, perhaps, a half chewed shoe or overturned trashcan) adopt a puppy from your local pet shelter. According to the ASPCA, approximately 5 million to 7 million domesticated animals enter animal shelters nationwide, every year, and approximately 3 million to 4 million are euthanized. However, you can change those numbers but adopting a "companion" for yourself or your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

According to the Humane Society, “Hero is a little snuggler whose only desire in life is to be held and loved. He will be happiest in a home where he is the only dog, or the other dogs are roughly his size.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Kali

ADOPT A PET: Meet Kali

CARROLLTON, Ga. – If you dream of coming home to a wet nose, wagging tail and tons of kisses (in addition to, perhaps, a half chewed shoe or overturned trashcan) adopt a puppy from your local pet shelter. According to the ASPCA, approximately 5 million to 7 million domesticated animals enter animal shelters nationwide, every year, and approximately 3 million to 4 million are euthanized. However, you can change those numbers but adopting a "companion" for yourself or your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

According to the Humane Society, “Kali is a Catahoula-mix female - happy natured, bright, and a favorite with the staff. Her coat is a pretty mixture of gray, black, and white.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Bingo

ADOPT A PET: Meet Bingo

CARROLLTON, Ga. – If you dream of coming home to a wet nose, wagging tail and tons of kisses (in addition to, perhaps, a half chewed shoe or overturned trashcan) adopt a puppy from your local pet shelter. According to the ASPCA, approximately 5 million to 7 million domesticated animals enter animal shelters nationwide, every year, and approximately 3 million to 4 million are euthanized. However, you can change those numbers but adopting a "companion" for yourself or your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

According to the Humane Society, Bingo is cute puppy who was picked up as a stray. The Humane Society thinks she is probably part Border Collie and is around five months. She has tons of energy and will do well with a family who with young children and an active lifestyle.