Join in the planning this historic week for Georgia's animals! Please join the Facebook community and let's twitter together for Georgia animals.
We are thrilled to announce the 2nd Annual Georgia Week for the Animals presented by Animal World USA kicks off October 20, 2012.
Visit Animal World USA website to see how other states have celebrated their Weeks for the Animals!
Visit official website of Animal World USA Weeks for the Animals
See Calendar of Events page for events taking place across Georgia during this truly amazing Georgia Week for the Animals.
Throughout the week, educational institutions, animal shelters, rescue groups, and humane organizations across the state will be hosting scores of wonderful animal-related special events. Educators, students, businesses and caring citizens across Georgia will be joining in, creating and planning exciting activities to celebrate and help animals.
Events will include adoption fairs, spay/neuter awareness events, shelter days, R.E.A.D. dog programs in libraries, awareness for the farm animals and therapy dogs visiting hospitals and nursing homes.
Also to be included are a salute to our military and working K9 dogs, cat initiatives, educational programs, blessings for the animals, 5K's, Halloween events, bully dog awareness events, and fun-filled fall festival days for families to enjoy food, music and the always amazing animals!
Please become involved! Events are being planned now, and we need animal lovers everywhere in Georgia to collectively participate! See the page "Become Involved" on this website for great ideas and suggestions on what you can do.
See the Calendar of Events for exciting events already in the planning, and please note we will be adding events and activities right up and through the exciting week.
Please Join Together With:
Governor Nathan Deal
Animal World USA
Adopt A Golden Atlanta
A Welcome Home Animal Rescue
Ahimsa House, Inc.
Aiding And A-Petting
Albany Humane Society, Inc.
All Creatures Are Truly Special - All C.A.T.S., Inc.
Allied Cats of Columbus
Altered Feral State, Inc.
American Brittany Rescue-GA
American Neoplitan & English Mastiff Rescue League
Angels With Paws
Animal Action Group - A.A.G.
Animal Companion Rescue Foundation
Animal Law Coalition
Animal Rescue & Kindness
Animal Rescue Foundation
Animal Rescue Foundation, Inc.
Animal Rescue League of Northwest Georgia
Animal Savers Rescue
Animal Shelter Gray
Animal Shelter Of Monroe County
Angels Among Us Pet Rescue, Inc.
Athens Area Humane Society
Athens Canine Rescue
Atlanta Abyssinian Rescue
Atlanta Animal Rescue Friends, Inc. (AARF)
Atlanta Beagle Rescue
Atlanta Canine Adoption Project
Atlanta Doberman Pinscher Rescue
Atlanta GPA-Southeastern Greyhound Adoption
Atlanta Humane Society
Atlanta Lab Rescue
Atlanta Pet Rescue & Adoption Inc.
Atlanta Underdog Initiative
Aussie Pet Mobile, North Metro Atlanta
Bainbridge - Decatur County Humane Society
Bark Dog Spa
Barking Hound Village
Barnesville-Lamar County Animal Control
Barnesville-Lamar County Humane Society
Best Dawg Gone Grooming, Fayetteville, GA
Big Canoe Animal Rescue
Border Collie Rescue of North Georgia
Briarcliff Animal Foundation
Canine Adoption Network
Canine Crusaders of Atlanta
Castaway Critters Pet Rescue Inc
Cat Zip Alliance
Cats in the Cradle, Inc.
Claws and Paws Rescue Inc.
Columbia County Animal Services
CSRA Humane Society, Inc.
Dee's Haven Parrot Rescue
DeKalb County Humane Society
Diva Dogs Pet Grooming Salon, Savannah
Dog Pack Rescue, Inc.
Dogg Boss Gear
Dogs South K-9 Search & Rescue, Inc.
Dolly Goodpuppy Society, Inc.
Doodle Rescue Collective Southeast
DREAM: Dachshund Rescue, Education, Awareness, and Mentoring
Dublin-Laurens County Humane Association
East Coast Humane Society
Effingham County Animal Shelter
Fair Oaks Rescue
Fancy Feline Rescue of the South, Inc.
Fannin County Animal Control
Fulton County Animal Services
Forgotten Paws Pet Rescue
Gateway Pet Rescue
Georgia Dog Rescue Inc.
Georgia Equine Rescue League
Georgia Center for Humane Education
Georgia Homeless Pets
Georgia Humane Society
Georgia Partnership for Animals
Georgia Rescue & Rehab
German Shepherd Dog Rescue Group of Georgia Inc.
Ginny Millner Rescue Group
Glynn County Animal Services
Good Dog Co. ATL
Great Pyrenees Rescue of Atlanta
Happy Tails Rescue
Haralson County Animal Control
Helping Homeless Pets
Helping Paws Rescue
Homeless Pets Foundation
Hope Animal Medical Center
Humane Society of Blue Ridge
Humane Society's Mountain Shelter
IMPS - Internet Miniature Pinscher Service, Inc - AL/GA region
Italian Greyhound Club Rescue GA
Kindness Matters Ferret Rescue
Leftover Pets Inc
LifeLine Animal Project
Love Dogs Rescue
Mush Rescue, Inc.
New Rattitude - National Rat Terrier rescue
NJ's Dog House, Pet Grooming, Augusta
Northcentral Maltese Rescue - South
Papillon Care and Rescue Trust (PCART)
Paws to Consider Animal Rescue
PeachState Pet Partners,Inc.
Petstop Grooming, St. Johns, GA
Petzone Dog Rescue, Inc.
Preppy Pets Suite
Red Top Rescue
Rescue Angels of GA
Rescue Me! Animal Project Inc.
Royal Potcake Rescue USA Inc.
Rural Ga Rottie Animal Rescue Inc.
Savannah Pet Cemetery, Savannah
Saving Georgia Dogs Rescue
Search & Rescue Dogs of Georgia
SmallDog Rescue & Humane Society, Inc
Sneaky Dog Treats
Snellville Pet Resort
Southern Animal Rescue
St. Francis Rescue Inc.
Statesboro Pet Therapy
Sumter Humane Society
Superior Dog Training, Atlanta
The Cat & Dog Clinic
The Gryphon Press
The Humane Society of South Coastal Georgia
The Husky Haven of GA
The Sterile Feral Inc
U. S. Canine