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Have you ever seen an adorable cat or kitten up for adoption and featured on your local news channel? Those great cats and kittens aren’t rare finds! They are the norm, and just about everywhere – including right here in Atlanta – there are too many pets and not enough homes choosing to adopt them. Unfortunately, many animals are still not spayed or neutered resulting in thousands of unwanted cats and kittens each year.
Catlanta is modeled on , which also opposes the euthanizing of any feral cat simply because he or she tests positive for the FIV or FeLV virus. We believe if the cat shows no active signs of ill health, they should be released back into their colony regardless of the test results. In fact, because we know we will release asymptomatic feral cats no matter what, we don't test in the first place. The reasons for these policies are many:
To rescue and re-home abused, neglected and homeless dogs and cats in metro Atlanta;to educate pet owners to properly care for their animals; and to reduce the number of feral cats andkittens through the humane practice of TNR (trap-neuter-return).Angels Among Us Pet Rescue is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity dedicated to saving dogs and cats from high-kill shelters in north Georgia. We operate through a network of volunteers and foster homes in the metro Atlanta area. Our efforts are funded by tax-deductible contributions from compassionate people and organizations who care and want to help make a difference… one pet at a time.Adopt a Pet, since thousands of Pet Orphans dogs and cats are placed into new homes every year. If you do not adopt from Pet Orphans, please consider adopting a pet from another Atlanta area purebred or mixed breed rescue group or your local county animal control shelter. Many are listed on our .As part of a generous grant from the , LifeLine Animal Project is challenging Atlanta residents to join us and say "I'm IN" by adopting 20,000 dogs and cats over the next three years! Are you in?Make a permanent difference for our kitties! “Tats for Cats” will once again be held at Monster Ink Atlanta (2840 Northeast Expressway, Suite 220, Atlanta 30345). Get inked between June 1st and 14th, and 25% will be donated to Good Mews! Appointments are required. Download the to learn more. And remember, tattoos don’t hurt when they’re for charity.Furkids, headquartered in Atlanta, GA, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization that operates the largest cage-free, no-kill shelter in the Southeast for rescued cats and Sadie’s Place, a no-kill shelter for dogs. Furkids also operates one of the only facilities in the Southeast dedicated to the care of FIV positive cats. The Furkids mission is to rescue homeless animals, provide them with the best medical care and nurturing environment while working to find them a forever home. Furkids heals the whole animal, physically and emotionally, restoring its health and its spirit. Furkids has rescued and altered more than 25,000 animals since its founding in 2002. Approximately 1,000 animals are in the Furkids program today, in the Furkids shelters, 13 PetSmart and Petco adoption centers, and more than 400 foster homes in the Atlanta area.