This site is updated several times a week, but isn't up-to-the-minute accurate. For the most current info on a dog or cat, call Athens Animal Control and refer to the animal by ledger number, not name.
Timeliness is essential in adoption or rescue. Don't delay.
The shelter is often full, so owner-surrendered animals and those who have been there the longest are always in danger of euthanization.

Spay/Neuter Event: Thank you donors!

THANK YOU to everyone who donated to the
Spay/Neuter Fund fundraiser!

As a result of your donations, TEN shelter pets were able to be neutered, microchipped, and given rabies vaccinations. To learn about the lucky boys, go to:

We’re also researching and working with Animal Control
to identify the best use of the remaining amounts in the Spay/Neuter Fund to increase the spay/neuter rates of owned pets in the Athens-area. Stay tuned for updates on this program!

Make a donation to Athenspets, Inc.
Paypal Donation
or mail your check to:
Athenspets, PO Box 1022, Athens, GA 30603 (specify “Spay/Neuter Fund”).

Athenspets is a 501(c)(3) organization, and all donations
are tax deductible as allowed under law.