We’re Flooded! Can You Help?

Posted on Friday, September 14th

We’re Flooded! Can You Help? This week, Furkids’ TransFUR Coalition transported Hurricane Florence evacuees, taking in as many as our shelter and current foster capacity allows. On top of that we have numerous summer litter kittens - so we’re awash in a wave of cute, adoptable, adorable kittens, cats, puppies and dogs right now! As Hurricane Florence overstays her welcome in the Carolinas, we are working hard to recruit fosters and match families with pets in need of loving forever homes. This means we need your help – with fosters, donations - and especially ADOPTIONS THIS WEEKEND. What can you do? ADOPT NOW - A… READ MORE >

Petco National Adoption Weekend is July 7th and 8th - We’re going for a new record!

Posted on Friday, June 8th

Petco National Adoption Weekend is July 7th and 8th - We’re going for a new record! Join Furkids and the Petco Foundation as we celebrate Petco National Adoption Weekend July 7th and 8th! This is one of Furkids’ largest adoption events of the year, so you can bet on all of our cutest puppies, kittens, dogs and cats being there.  How big is National Adoption Weekend? In 2015, Furkids had the highest number of adoptions in the COUNTRY during October’s National Adoption event. In 2016, we found homes for 114 dogs and cats during the July event alone. This year, we’re aiming to find forever families for 150 animals in one weekend. If you’re looking for a new family… READ MORE >

Save the Date for Georgia Gives Day!

Posted on Thursday, October 27th

Georgia Gives Day is coming up on November 17, 2016, and we are so excited to participate. GGD is a 24-hour, statewide giving event that has raised more than $9 million for Georgia nonprofits in the first three years. This year, it just happens to fall on the same day as our Paws for Cocktails celebration, and is going to be an extra special party you don’t want to miss, so get your tickets HERE! Furkids wants to make history and raise $100,000 for animals in need, and you can help us! Join the hundreds of Georgians who will be… READ MORE >

What To Expect at Furkids Paws for Cocktails

Posted on Thursday, October 27th

WSB-TV and Furkids Animal Rescue & Shelters will be hosting the 15th annual Paws for Cocktails party on Thursday, Nov. 17. The event will benefit Furkids in helping to care for thousands of homeless pets in Atlanta. Paws for Cocktails will take place on Georgia Gives Day, a 24-hour, statewide giving day benefiting Georgia nonprofits, and will be a “donation station” for the fundraising event. Paws for Cocktails guests will enjoy live entertainment and music featuring The Line 6 Band, delicious Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q, a silent auction, and special guests Emcee Kaedy Kiely from 97.1 The River, Kara Wilson of… READ MORE >

Competitive Furkids Kitties at the Cotton States Cat Show

Posted on Thursday, October 27th

by C.A. Folds Do you recognize this beautiful black and white boy in Renee Cardona’s arms? It’s Jesse, a former Furkid, now living with his forever family. In this picture he is receiving his award for being the best cat in the household pet class at the Cotton States Cat Show. Jesse is one of many Furkids who have had brief but fulfilling careers as show cats with CFA and TICA, organizations who celebrate both domestic household pets and purebred cats. On November 5th & 6th Furkids will again participate in the annual Cotton States CFA Championship & Household Pet… READ MORE >

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