Blogs from November 2015

Win a Steve Penley Painting in our Raffle

Posted on Wednesday, November 25th

TAKE A $10 CHANCE ON THIS BULLDOG FROM ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST CELEBRATED ARTISTS! You can help Furkids raise much needed funds while entering for a chance to win a one of a kind original painting by Steve Penley, valued at $7,000. Steve Penley is one of America’s most celebrated artists with works exhibited world wide. Steve has created many projects for Fox News, major companies such as Coca-Cola, AirTran/Southwest, Kaiser Permanente, as well as several U.S. Presidents. The painting being raffled is an English Bulldog set on a red background. As a UGA graduate himself, Steve Penley often paints… READ MORE >

226 Cats and Dogs Find Love and Happiness

Posted on Thursday, November 5th

Furkids' adoption team placed 226 cats and dogs in loving homes during October 2015. Volunteers work tirelessly to help place animals in forever homes. THANK YOU TO OUR AMAZING ADOPTION TEAM MEMBERS!   Below is a list of everyone that was adopted. Congratulations to the new families! While we celebrate these adoptions, remember we still have hundreds waiting in the wings to be adopted. Browse and apply now! We hope to see you pictured here soon.  To see more October adoption pictures visit our Facebook Album.  CATS (156): 151240 Ace, 151427 Alisa, 150552 Ambrosia, 150982 Andy, 150943 Annika, 151262 Ansley, 151149 Armand, 150479 Bear,… READ MORE >

Senior Dog About to be Put to Death Needs Our Help

Posted on Wednesday, November 4th

SENIOR ABOUT TO BE PUT TO SLEEP - NEEDS OUR HELP!!! It's National Adopt a Senior Pet Month, and what a timely story... This 13 year old shih-tzu was brought into a vet to be euthanized yesterday, for no reason - he was their daughter's dog, and was dumped on the parents. He's not sick, just older. The staff didn't have the heart to put him to sleep, and asked us to take him in. He needs to be checked out, get a good grooming and senior bloodwork, then we hope he'll have MANY happy years ahead. Please help us… READ MORE >

The Leaves Are Falling, and So Are Our Adoption Fees!

Posted on Monday, November 2nd

November can be damp, chilly, and maybe even a little depressing; but we have the antidote - half-price adoptions for all cats and kittens the entire month! It's hard to be gloomy when you're mid-snuggle with a warm purr machine. Adopt a healthy, fully-vetted, adult cat for just $42.50; or a fun and silly kitten (under 6 months) for $62.50! Adopt two, or even three - you choose. They all have half-price fees! (Our seniors, FIV+ and FeLV+ cats, and Operation Home sponsored cats have NO adoption fees, so don't overlook them when you are looking for new friends.) Please… READ MORE >