Please join Furkids at our Atlanta area PetSmart locations and get the help you need to make the right choices when adopting a new furry member of your family. There are so many questions! Is it the right time for you to adopt? And when you do decide to adopt, what type of pet is right for you, your family and your lifestyle? You might want to consider adoption two pets if you work away from home or travel a lot. You willwant to be sure your family members don’t have allergies to the pet you’re considering. There is a lot to think about,… READ MORE >
Everyone please give some Valentine’s Day love to our Scabies Babies! Their story starts with two sister dogs who were living outside in a shed. They both became pregnant, and soon gave birth to 4 and 5 pups respectively. Shortly after giving birth, both mama dogs were exploring outside and came across a horse. Their border collie instincts kicked in, and they tried to herd it. The horse was not amused, and kicked out at both dogs. One dog, Sally, was injured but survived. Her sister did not recover and passed away, leaving Sally to care for all 9 babies on… READ MORE >
If you’ve ever shared your life with a pet, you know: love changes everything. It changes your mornings. It changes your routines. It changes your perspective. When you share your life with a pet, it doesn’t just change your life. It can change the world for animals, which is why Furkids and the Petco Foundation are inviting you to Discover Love at Petco! Furkids will have adoptable cats and dogs at these Petco stores for the Petco Foundation’s National Adoption Weekend on February 16 & 17. The Petco Foundation, in partnership with Furkids and thousands of local animal welfare organizations nationwide, has helped… READ MORE >
About a month ago, we came across a video from The Grey Project, an organization that helps feral cats in Cherokee County, along with this post: “Please - begging for help or for rescue!! This is the second day that we have seen this kitty at one of our locations. He does not seem to be familiar with the other cats. He is friendly.” Misunderstood and unloved, he was obviously dumped at this cat colony with no concern for him at all. He was simply thrown out like trash. He had no chance to survive outdoors on his own, and… READ MORE >
Did you adopt from Furkids?? Win prizes, help Furkids and be a part of the World’s Largest Virtual Valentine!
Win prizes, help Furkids and be a part of the World’s Largest Virtual Valentine!! It’s easy! Upload a photo or video of your pet that you adopted from #Furkids by February 13th for a chance to win prizes from the Petco Foundation and Furkids - and help Furkids win $10,000 to save even more animals!! Here are the details: HOW TO SEND YOUR VALENTINE: Go to bit.ly/sheltervalentine Click “Upload Your Valentine” Select and upload a photo of your beloved pet (you can enter up to 3) Follow the prompts to complete your submission Make sure to enter “Furkids Animal Rescue and Shelters” when… READ MORE >