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ADOPT A PET: Meet Taffy

ADOPT A PET: Meet Taffy

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.

Taffy is a young Pit Bull terrier mix who needs a stable home. According to the Humane Society, Taffy is a ready for a home and will remain completely loyal to you. She’s full of energy and loves to play; she’s eager to become a member of your family.  She is up to date on her vaccinations and has been at the shelter since July 5.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Trixie

ADOPT A PET: Meet Trixie

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.

Trixie is a young German Shepard mix who needs a stable home. According to the Humane Society, Trixie is a ready for a home and will remain completely loyal to you. She is not house broken by she walks, well, on a leash.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Cuyahoga

ADOPT A PET: Meet Cuyahoga

ATLANTA - 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 by adopting a "companion" for yourself or for your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

Cuyahoga is a one year old Siberian Husky, who was adopted from the Humane Society as a puppy and returned as an adult. He has a Husky’s attitude and does best in a home with someone who has owned the breed before. Cuyahoga need to be crate trained and it is recommended that he live indoors with a fenced in backyard to exercise in. He needs daily walks to keep him mentally stimulated.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Melody

ADOPT A PET: Meet Melody

ATLANTA - 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 by adopting a "companion" for yourself or for your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

Melody is a medium, one year old, Retriever/Shepherd who came from a hoarder rescue that will be featured on a show on Animal Planet Channel. She was delivered to AHS in hopes of finding a permanent home. Melody needs to be trained and needs to be adopted by a family who is willing to spend time with me and train me to be a great adult dog.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Maxx

ADOPT A PET: Meet Maxx

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.

Maxx is a small Dachshund, otherwise known as a “wiener dog”. According to the Humane Society, Maxx is a playful, affectionate young puppy who will remain completely loyal to you. He is a house trained and walks on a leash, very well.

ADOPT A PET: Meet Ming

ADOPT A PET: Meet Ming

ATLANTA - 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 by adopting a "companion" for yourself or for your family. Pets are an investment but, in our opinion, an investment well worth the money.

Ming is a one year old female Hound and Shepard mix and she's available for adoption from the Atlanta Humane Society. Ming came to the Humane Society because her owner couldn’t take care of her, anymore. She is a very active puppy and needs a lot of outdoor play. The Humane Society hopes she finds a home where she can learn new things while being spoiled.