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ADOPT A PET: Meet Cece

ADOPT A PET: Meet Cece

NEWNAN, Ga. – If you dream of coming home to a cool purr or a comforting meow adopt a kitten from your local pet shelter. According to the ASPCA, approximately 5 million to 7 million domesticated animals enter animal shelters nationwide, every year, and approximately 3 million to 4 million are euthanized. However, you can change those numbers but adopting a “companion” for yourself or your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

Cece is on the URGENT adoption list. According to the Newnan-Coweta Humane Society, Cece is a “lovely girl and very, very sweet”. Cece is a black and white and has not been altered.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Butterball

ADOPT A PET: Meet Butterball

 

NEWNAN, Ga. - If you dream of coming home to a wet nose, wagging tail and tons of kisses (in addition to, perhaps, a half-chewed shoe or an overturned trashcan) adopt a puppy from your local Humane Society. According to the ASPCA, approximately 5 million to 7 million domesticated animals enter animal shelters nationwide, every year, and approximately 3 million to 4 million are euthanized. However, you can change those numbers but adopting a companion for yourself or your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

Adopt a Golden Atlanta announces Seniors for Seniors Program

Adopt a Golden Atlanta announces  Seniors for Seniors Program

 

Adopt a Golden Atlanta (AGA) is initiating a Seniors for Seniors program, providing a way for seniors age 65 and older to adopt senior golden retrievers (10 years and older) by waiving the adoption fee or facilitating a permanent foster home arrangement.

In the last few years, Adopt a Golden Atlanta, the largest golden retriever rescue in the Southeast and fourth largest in the US, has seen an increase in the number of older dogs coming into the program – either due to passing of their owner or because of economic reasons.  “We’ve seen a four-fold increase in the number of seniors we’ve taken in,” reports Lauren Genkinger, AGA’s president and founder.  “So we’re announcing this program that is a win-win for both seniors involved – the human and the golden retriever,” she continues.

For many breeds, such as golden retrievers, the average life span has been 10 to 12 years, but with the current a

ADOPT A PET: Meet Halo

ADOPT A PET: Meet Halo

NEWNAN, Ga. - If you dream of coming home to a wet nose, wagging tail and tons of kisses (in addition to, perhaps, a half-chewed shoe or an overturned trashcan) adopt a puppy from your local Humane Society. According to the ASPCA, approximately 5 million to 7 million domesticated animals enter animal shelters nationwide, every year, and approximately 3 million to 4 million are euthanized. However, you can change those numbers but adopting a companion for yourself or your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

Halo is a on the URGENT adoption list. However, according to the Newnan-Coweta Humane Society, she is truly an angel. Halo is an Australian Shepherd/Golden Retriever mix; she is extraordinarily intelligent and gentle.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Aimee

ADOPT A PET: Meet Aimee

NEWNAN, Ga. – If you dream of coming home to a cool purr or a comforting meow adopt a kitten from your local pet shelter. According to the ASPCA, approximately 5 million to 7 million domesticated animals enter animal shelters nationwide, every year, and approximately 3 million to 4 million are euthanized. However, you can change those numbers but adopting a “companion” for yourself or your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

Aimee is on the URGENT adoption list. According to the Newnan-Coweta Humane Society, Aimee and her siblings are very frightened. It is unclear what situation they came from; however, they are pretty timid but not aggressive, at all. They are in need of a loving home and a family to be patient with them and show them compassion.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Nina

ADOPT A PET: Meet Nina

NEWNAN, Ga. – If you dream of coming home to a cool purr or a comforting meow adopt a kitten from your local pet shelter. According to the ASPCA, approximately 5 million to 7 million domesticated animals enter animal shelters nationwide, every year, and approximately 3 million to 4 million are euthanized. However, you can change those numbers but adopting a “companion” for yourself or your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

Nina is on the URGENT adoption list. According to the Newnan-Coweta Humane Society, Nina is a young, very pretty and friendly kitten. She’s a Callico cat and is still young and small and she has a sweet, mellow personality; Nina has been at the shelter since September 4.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Patches

ADOPT A PET: Meet Patches

NEWNAN, Ga. – If you dream of coming home to a wet nose, wagging tail and tons of kisses (in addition to, perhaps, a half chewed shoe or overturned trashcan) adopt a puppy from your local pet shelter. According to the ASPCA, approximately 5 million to 7 million domesticated animals enter animal shelters nationwide, every year, and approximately 3 million to 4 million are euthanized. However, you can change those numbers but adopting a “companion” for yourself or your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

Patches is still a puppy so she’s is still in her “playful” stage. She is a medium, Labrador mix who is good with children and other dogs. She’s up to date with most of her shots and vaccines and the Humane Society will spay her before she is adopted out.