Blogs from October 2020

Scout Has Her Best Day Ever!

Posted on Thursday, October 8th

Scout Has Her Best Day Ever! Scout just had the best day of her life! Recently, she got to go on a Pooch Pontoon ride with Best Friends on the Lake. That would be a great day for even the most spoiled dog, but it certainly meant EVERYTHING to a pup who has lived in a shelter for her entire life. First, Scout got a pontoon ride to a private island in Lake Lanier, where she got to run off-leash. She also got all the trees, branches, and sticks she could ever ask for. Scout is one stick-loving dog – BIG sticks!! Scout also discovered she really… READ MORE >

Help Furkids Win the 2020 Give Atlanta Challenge!

Posted on Tuesday, October 6th

Help Furkids Win the 2020 Give Atlanta Challenge! GIVE Atlanta 2020 is Here! You can help Furkids win again. It's time for the annual GIVE Atlanta Challenge, a friendly fundraising competition amongst a select group of Atlanta nonprofits, sponsored by Atlanta Magazine. Thanks to our generous supporters, Furkids has won the entire competition three years in a row! In 2019, Furkids raised over $145,000 during the Give Atlanta Challenge, and here is what we have accomplished since the end of last year's Challenge: The Furkids Interstate TransFUR Coalition transported 258 animals to our partner organizations in northern states We adopted 2,852 animals into loving forever homes We saved the lives of 3,303 animals We opened the new Furkids… READ MORE >