Pet Rescue Groups


Atlanta Animal Alliance—Atlanta –

Planned PEThood –

Catlanta—part of Lifeline Animal Project—Atlanta—

Feral Cat Program of Georgia –

Coastal Pet Rescue—Savannah——Savannah

CatNappers—Albany –

Whiskers Project—Blairsville—706-745-0936

Organizations that Provide Financial Assistance to Pet Owners in Need

Humane Societies and Shelters

Atlanta Humane Society 404-875-5331
Augusta Humane Society 706-228-4555
Clayton County Humane Society 770-471-9436
Cobb Animal Shelter Auxiliary  770-956-9739
Cherokee Humane Society 770-928-5115
Humane Society of Cobb County 770-428-5678

Dawson County Humane Society 706-265-9160

Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Humane Society 706-864-6131 or 706-864-2817
Dekalb Humane Society  (Decatur) 770-593-1155
Douglas County Humane Society 770-942-5961
Fayette County Humane Society  770-487-4073
Forsyth County Humane Society 770-889-1365
Good Shepherd Humane Society 770-463-5513
Gwinnett County Animal Shelter  770-662-6188
Friends of the Gwinett Shelter 770-662-6188
Gwinnett Humane Society 770-798-7711 x2
Humane Society of Griffin-Spalding City 770-229-4925
Hall County Humane Society 770-532-6617
Henry County Humane Society  770-914-1272
Morgan County Humane Society 706-343-9977
Humane Society of North Georgia 770-963-2008
Humane Society of Northwest Georgia (Whitfield County)
Paulding Volunteer Animal Rescue
Pickens Animal Rescue (Jasper) 706-692-2772
Spalding County Humane Society
Thomasville – Thomas County Humane Society 912-228-0613

Walton Animal Guild P.O. Box 169 Monroe, GA  3065, Ph:  770-207-1896 Email:


No More Homeless Pets Atlanta
Atlanta Pet Rescue and Adoption
Atlanta Rescue List
Helping Paws Rescue – Athens
Homeless Animal Referral & Placement Services
Humane Services of Middle Georgia
Animal Education and Rescue Facility of Georgia  770-483-3516
Good Mews Animal Foundation 770-499-CATS
Pet Orphans Rescue and Adoption
Friends of Homeless Critters  770-787-6509
Natural Pet Rescue  770-443-9958
Bassett Hound Rescue of Georgia 770-732-0077
Cocker Spaniel Rescue 770-801-5470
Collie Rescue 404-633-2337
Doberman Rescue 770-971-1533
English Springer Spaniel Rescue 770-682-0037
German Shepherd Rescue 770-247-8396
Golden Retriever Rescue 770-915-4922
Southeastern Golden Retriever Rescues
Great Dane Rescue 770-993-3743
Great Pyrenees Rescue 770-228-6638
Adopt a Greyhound Atlanta, Inc 770.469.9533.
Greyhound Adoption of the Southeast 770-473-9738
Companion Greyhound, Inc./Greyt Friends 770) 971-8788  (706) 692-5848
Italian Greyhound Rescue 770-888-2185
Newfoundland Rescue 770-578-6393
Pug Rescue 770-887-9741
Sheltie Rescue 770-926-2001
Siberian Husky Rescue 770-321-6507, 770-606-4851
Scottish Terrier Rescue 404-633-9539
Georgia Herding Breed Rescue 770-435-9763


Noah’s Ark (Locust Grove) 770-957-0888
Reptile & Amphibian Rescue 770-645-4305
North Georgia House Rabbit Society 770-623-8403
Georgia Ferret Association, Inc. 770-554-1204
Horse Rescue, Relief and Retirement Fund 770-886-1210 (No-kill shelter, humanitarian care)
Georgia Equine Rescue League, Ltd. – Dedicated to helping starved, abused, and neglected horses.

  • Kyler Laird’s Animal Rescue Resources - This is a collection of animal rescue organizations, facilities and lists that have a Web presence. It is continuously changing and is actively maintained.
  • North Shore Animal League – The largest pet adoption agency in the world, based in New York.
  • Save Our Strays
  • House Rabbit Society – A non-profit organization with two goals: to rescue abandoned rabbits and find permanent homes for them; and to educate the public and assist humane societies.
  • Feral Cat Coalition in San Diego. Their education programs advocate no-kill shelters and a trap-alter-release program.
  • Humane Alliance in North Carolina. The Humane Alliance Spay/Neuter Clinic is dedicated to ending pet overpopulation by providing high volume, high quality, targeted, affordable sterilization services of companion animals.




Animal Rights

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