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We are thrilled to announce the 7th Annual Georgia Week for the Animals presented by Animal World USA is November 25th and runs through December 3, 2017.

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 living-assisted  homes.

Also to be included are a salute to our military and working K9 dogs, educational programs,  blessings for the animals, 5K's, Santa events, bully dog awareness events, and fun-filled holiday festival days for families to enjoy food, music and the always amazing animals!

Please become involved! Events are being planned now, and we urge 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. 
God Bless the great state of Georgia.

Please Join Together With:

                       Governor Nathan Deal

Animal World USA
Adopt A Golden Atlanta, Atlanta, GA
A Welcome Home Animal Rescue  678-626-7457
Ahimsa House, Inc.  Atlanta, GA 31106    (404) 496-4038
Aiding And A-Petting  Atlanta, GA 30324  404-633-9060 
Albany Humane Society, Inc. Albany, GA 31707    Phone: (229) 888-7387
Alcovy Pet Rescue
All Creatures Are Truly Special - All C.A.T.S., Inc.
Paws to Consider Animal Rescue
Allied Cats of Columbus,  (706) 324-1399
Altered Feral State, Inc.   
Amberwood Sanctuary, A Special Place for Donkeys  454 Milford Church Rd, Leary, GA 39862  Phone: (229) 792-6246
American Brittany Rescue-GA     
(866) 274-8911
American Neoplitan & English Mastiff Rescue League
Angels With Paws
Animal Action Group - A.A.G.
Animal Companion Rescue Foundation Atlanta, Georgia 30328  Phone(404) 256-1040
Animal Law Coalition
Animal Rescue & Kindness
Animal Rescue Foundation   Milledgeville, GA 31061     Phone: (478) 454-1273
Animal Rescue League of Northwest Georgia  Fairmo unt, GA 30139 
Animal Savers Rescue   Atlanta, GA 30340  Phone: (404) 610-4655
Animal Shelter Gray
Animal Shelter Of Monroe County Madisonville , TN 37354    Phone: 423-442-1015
Angels Among Us Pet Rescue, Inc.
Athens Area Humane Society  Watkinsville, GA 30677   Phone: (706) 769-9155
Athens Canine Rescue   Athens, GA 30604
Athens Clarke Animal Control/Services
Atlanta Abyssinian Rescue, Atlanta, GA 
Atlanta Animal Rescue | Best Friends Animal Society  Smyrna, GA
Atlanta Animal Rescue Friends, Inc. (AARF)
Atlanta Beagle Rescue
Atlanta Canine Adoption Project  Atlanta and Surrounding Communities
Atlanta Doberman Pinscher Rescue,   Atlanta, GA 
Atlanta GPA-Southeastern Greyhound Adoption
Atlanta Humane Society,  Atlanta, GA (404) 875-5331
Atlanta Lab Rescue,    Atlanta, GA 
Atlanta Pet Rescue & Adoption Inc.
Atlanta Underdog Initiative  Atlanta, GA.
Bainbridge - Decatur County Humane Society    Bainbridge, GA 39819  (229) 246-0101
Barking Hound Village Atlanta, GA 30324   Phone: (404) 897-3422
Barnesville-Lamar County Animal Control  Barnesville, GA 30204    (770) 358-1087
Big Canoe Animal Rescue      Jasper, GA 30143  Phone: (706) 268-1346
Border Collie Rescue of North Georgia
Briarcliff Animal Foundation Atlanta, Georgia
Canine Adoption Network  Ground, GA 30107   Phone: (770) 722-1303 
Canine Crusaders of Atlanta  Atlanta, GA 30315
Castaway Pet Rescue Inc  Darien, GA 31305      
Cat Zip Alliance  Watkinsville, GA 30677    706.207.1013
Catnip Cottage   Alpharetta, GA 30004   (770) 686-2868
Cats in the Cradle, Inc.   Alpharetta, GA 30009
Chatham County Animal Services, Savannah 
Claws and Paws Rescue Bueno Vista,  Columbus, GA 31909     229-649-5224 
Columbia County Animal Services   Grovetown, GA 30813 (706) 541-4077
CSRA Humane Society, Inc.      Augusta, GA  (706) 261-7387
Dee's Haven Parrot Rescue  Lexington, GA 30648  Phone: (706) 599-5631
DeKalb County Animal Services      Chamblee, GA 30341   (404) 294-2996
Dog Pack Rescue, Inc.
Doggie Harmony
Dogs South K-9 Search & Rescue, Inc.
Dolly Goodpuppy Society, Inc.
DREAM: Dachshund Rescue, Education, Awareness, and Mentoring
Dublin-Laurens County Humane Association
Effingham County Animal Shelter      Springfield, GA 31329     Phone: (912) 754-2109
Fair Oaks Rescue  Bloomingdale, GA 31302 US 
Fancy Feline Rescue of the South, Inc.   Kennesaw, GA 30144  Phone: (678) 522-2152
Fannin County Animal Control  , Blue Ridge, GA 30513   Phone: (706) 632-3845
Fulton County Animal Services      Atlanta, GA 30318  (404) 613-0358
Forgotten Paws Pet Rescue   Atlanta, GA 
Gateway Pet Rescue
Georgia Dog Rescue Inc. 
Georgia Equine Rescue League  Social Circle, GA 30025    Phone: (770) 464-0138
Georgia Center for Humane Education
Georgia Homeless Pets
Georgia Partnership for Animals
Georgia Rescue & Rehab   Cochran, GA 31014      Phone: (478) 271-4277
German Shepherd Dog Rescue Group of Georgia  Roswell, Georgia, GA 30077-
Ginny Millner Rescue Group
Glynn County Animal Services, Brunswick, GA 
Great Pyrenees Rescue of Atlanta
Haralson County Animal Control  Buchanan, GA 30113     Phone: (770) 646-6622
Helping Paws Rescue
Homeless Pets Foundation  Marietta, GA 30064    Phone: (770) 971-0100
Hope Animal Medical Center Athens, GA 30606  (706) 546-7879
Humane Society of Blue Ridge     Blue Ridge, GA 30513  Ph one: (706) 632-4357
Humane Society of South Coastal Georgia       Brunswick, GA 31525 (912) 264-6246
Humane Society's Mountain Shelter   Blairsville, GA 30512   Phone: (706) 781-3843
Humane Society for Greater Savannah, Savannah 
Humane Society of NW Georgia  Dalton, GA     Phone: (706) 226-5002
IMPS - Internet Miniature Pinscher Service, Inc - AL/GA region
Ian Somerhalder Foundation
Italian Greyhound Club Rescue GA
Jones County Animal Shelter , Gray, GA 31032
Kanine Kids   ATLANTA , GA
Kindness Matters Ferret Rescue
Leftover Pets Inc  Winder, GA 30680  Phone: (770) 307-3499
LifeLine Animal Project   Atlanta, GA   (678) 973-288 1 
Ms. Vicki's Parrot Rescue  Fayetteville, GA 30214
Mush Rescue, Inc.  Siberian Husky Rescue of Atlanta  (404) 939-MUSH
New Rattitude - National Rat Terrier Rescue
Northcentral Maltese Rescue - South
One Love Animal Rescue, Savannah, GA     karrie@oneloveanimalrescue.com
Papillon Care and Rescue Trust (PCART)
Paws Humane  Columbus, GA 31909    Phone: (706) 565-0035
Peach State Pet Partners,Inc.  Cornelia, GA 30531      Phone: (706) 776-3112
Petzone Dog Rescue, Inc.   Bogart, GA 30622
Red Top Rescue  Acworth, GA 30101
Releashed Rescue  Roswell, GA 30076   http://www.releashedrescue.com/
Rescue Angels of GA
Rescue Me! Animal Project Inc.  Atlanta, GA 31107
Royal Potcake Rescue USA Inc.
Rural GA Rottie Animal Rescue Inc.    Mauk, Georgia  (478) 391-5654
Ruffus Rescue   Atlanta, GA   404-325-8300
Savannah Pet Cemetery, Savannah
Save-A-Life Animal Welfare, Savannah (912) 598-7729
Saving Georgia Dogs Rescue  Barnesville, Georgia, GA 30204
Search & Rescue Dogs of Georgia, Lafayette, GA  AGENCY= Emergency: (423) 580-6125 
Small Dog Rescue & Humane Society, Inc   Atlanta, GA 30350
St. Francis Collie Rescue Inc.  Smyrna GA 30081
STARS  Save The Animals Rescue ... Statesboro, GA 30461     Phone: 912-536-6893 
Statesboro Therapy Dogs       Statesboro, Georgia
Sumter Humane Society    Americus, GA       (229) 924-0268
Susan McCauley Jewelry--- International Ofc in NYC 
Tabby Tales Cat Rescue         Savannah, GA.
The Gryphon Press, Children's Award Winning Books Publisher 
The Sterile Feral Inc     Rome, GA   Phone(706) 232-2418
U. S. Canine 4190 Sudderth Rd, Buford, GA 30518    (770) 682-5434
WHISKERS Project     Blairsville, GA 30514    Phone: 888-872-9330

Our gratitude to Governor Nathan Deal for officially proclaiming 
Georgia Week for the Animals!
Scroll down to read the 2016 proclamation!
                 Pet Cemetery
Announcing .... 
Week for the Animals 
November 25-December 3, 2017!
"The Peach State"
Governor Nathan Deal
 Making the world happier  
one dog at a time. 
Hurricane Irma update: 
Please scroll the Home page for animal shelters and rescue groups. See Calendar page for links and resources. See Latest News page  for Georgia map.