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 Clinic is over but some of our shelter dogs got lucky!

Some secret admirers were so taken with Red,Candice, Lucy and Peanut that they paid for their spays to help them get adopted or rescued. Come visit them and you’ll see why!