Petco National Adoption Weekend is July 7th and 8th - We’re going for a new record!

Posted on Friday, June 8th

Petco National Adoption Weekend is July 7th and 8th - We’re going for a new record! Join Furkids and the Petco Foundation as we celebrate Petco National Adoption Weekend July 7th and 8th! This is one of Furkids’ largest adoption events of the year, so you can bet on all of our cutest puppies, kittens, dogs and cats being there.  How big is National Adoption Weekend? In 2015, Furkids had the highest number of adoptions in the COUNTRY during October’s National Adoption event. In 2016, we found homes for 114 dogs and cats during the July event alone. This year, we’re aiming to find forever families for 150 animals in one weekend. If you’re looking for a new family… READ MORE >

Save the Date for Georgia Gives Day!

Posted on Thursday, October 27th

Georgia Gives Day is coming up on November 17, 2016, and we are so excited to participate. GGD is a 24-hour, statewide giving event that has raised more than $9 million for Georgia nonprofits in the first three years. This year, it just happens to fall on the same day as our Paws for Cocktails celebration, and is going to be an extra special party you don’t want to miss, so get your tickets HERE! Furkids wants to make history and raise $100,000 for animals in need, and you can help us! Join the hundreds of Georgians who will be… READ MORE >

What To Expect at Furkids Paws for Cocktails

Posted on Thursday, October 27th

WSB-TV and Furkids Animal Rescue & Shelters will be hosting the 15th annual Paws for Cocktails party on Thursday, Nov. 17. The event will benefit Furkids in helping to care for thousands of homeless pets in Atlanta. Paws for Cocktails will take place on Georgia Gives Day, a 24-hour, statewide giving day benefiting Georgia nonprofits, and will be a “donation station” for the fundraising event. Paws for Cocktails guests will enjoy live entertainment and music featuring The Line 6 Band, delicious Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q, a silent auction, and special guests Emcee Kaedy Kiely from 97.1 The River, Kara Wilson of… READ MORE >

Competitive Furkids Kitties at the Cotton States Cat Show

Posted on Thursday, October 27th

by C.A. Folds Do you recognize this beautiful black and white boy in Renee Cardona’s arms? It’s Jesse, a former Furkid, now living with his forever family. In this picture he is receiving his award for being the best cat in the household pet class at the Cotton States Cat Show. Jesse is one of many Furkids who have had brief but fulfilling careers as show cats with CFA and TICA, organizations who celebrate both domestic household pets and purebred cats. On November 5th & 6th Furkids will again participate in the annual Cotton States CFA Championship & Household Pet… READ MORE >

Furkids Open House: Oct 1 & 2

Posted on Thursday, September 22nd

Furkids is gearing up for our annual Open House! Pet lovers of all ages are welcome to attend the festivities at the Furkids Cat Shelter on October 1 and 2. What makes this event so special is the behind-the-scenes experience!  Ever wonder what happens when our animals are rescued? Take the tour of our 10,000-square-foot, cage-free cat shelter. Our facility features 11 spacious rooms where cats reside until their permanent homes are found. We also have an on-site veterinary clinic and surgical suite, quarantine and isolation rooms, and offices. You’ll get to meet many of our adoptable cat shelter residents,… READ MORE >

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