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Blogs from May 2016

NOW HIRING: Dog Trainer (Full-time)

Posted by Furkids Admin | Tuesday, May 17th

We are currently looking for a full time Dog Trainer to join our Alpharetta dog shelter team. In this role, the perfect candidate will be responsible for the following:

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Work on the adoption floor during the busy part of the weekend and assist with adoptions.
• Coordinate dog playgroups with kennel associates and managers developing safety guidelines for various groups.
• Write stories and provide information to adoption team for hard to place dogs for the website. 
• Have a working relationship to utilize kennel associates, with relation to behavior problems and training through group classes and one-on-one training.
• Go over trainer's daily dog observation books in order to make suggestions and any needed changes in protocols.
• Oversee, train and develop volunteer team that works on basic obedience with population dogs. 
• Oversee, train and develop special volunteer team that works one-on-one with dogs with behavioral issues. (WoofKids...


198 Cats and Dogs Go Home in April 2016

Posted by Furkids Admin | Thursday, May 5th

Furkids helped 63 dogs and 135 cats find forever homes in April 2016! Here is a list of the happy families. See more happy tail photos in our Facebook album. You could be featured next. Don't shop, adopt! 

DOGS: 63 Dacula, Yagoo Valley, Patch, Space Jam, Pulp Fiction, Dahlonega, Ellabell, Daisy, Dakota, Molly, Prop Dog, Suzasan, Tate, Helena, Helen, Faith, Flowery Branch, Wendy Dogworthy, Lenox, Kinkade, Doug, Silver Cloud, Terk, Nina Ricci, Louie, Tanya Tucker, Dalton, Oscar, Villa Rica, Bellville, Roscoe, Mr.Brown, Lumpkin, Bailey, Butters, Senoia, Candy, Jackson, Peanut, Sandy, Maxamillion, Dunwoody, Zoran, Flintstone, Keurig, Buffy, Hedgehog, Eddie Vedder, Kara, Susie, Savannah, Chai, Kira, Decatur, Sampson, Bree, Buddy, Kipper, Panda Puffs, Taylor Swift, Trenton, Cherrylog, Tybee



CATS: 135

5091 Kaytee
5124 Slide
8474 Mixie
10002 Tigra
10441 Charley Malarkey
11186 Jesse #2
11673 Brittany
12095 Nash #1
12191 Lottie
14564 Mars
131107 Yams
131108 Cranberry
141040 Wyatt... READ MORE >


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