What Gives? Volunteer Opportunities for Atlanta Kids

Posted on Wednesday, March 6th

Little ones sometimes need a gentle reminder why the “gimmes” have got to go. What better way to have them focus on things that matter rather than things than to involve them in a local volunteer project. It’s never too early for your child to start helping their favorite cause, and even the youngest volunteers can step up to help the community with these volunteer opportunities where even the smallest pair of hands is helpful.     Cuddle With Care: FurkidsCalling all young Dr. Doolittles! Most animal shelters limit volunteers to teens and above, but Furkids gladly accepts kid volunteers… READ MORE >

Volunteers Needed: PETCO Sandy Springs

Posted on Wednesday, March 7th

Back in early January we posted a notice similar to this one asking for volunteers at one of our newest adoption centers -- PETCO Sandy Springs, located at 5938 Roswell Road NE. We are posting again to ask for more wonderful, generous, appreciated volunteer support at this location. Specific needs are : Volunteer Manager -- someone to organize schedules, fill open shifts, and generally oversee the operations of the center. If you think you might be interested, we can arrange for you to speak with volunteer managers of other adoption centers, or you can e-mail our Volunteer Manager, Belinda Kach,… READ MORE >

February Visitors

Posted on Friday, February 24th

Furkids had some wonderful volunteer groups visit in the month of February. They are our ♥♥♥ VALENTINES ♥♥♥ Girl Scout Troop #29316 brought some donations and sponsored Pirate & Rico for the month of February! Thank you, girls! Nicholas is 7 years old and in the 2nd grade. He and his dad brought some donations from the First Montessori School of Atlanta. Not pictured is Madeline -- she is 8 and was the main coordinator for the class who found us on the web and chose Furkids for their Valentine's Day donations project. They collected and donated three boxes of… READ MORE >

Volunteers Wanted: PETCO Sandy Springs

Posted on Friday, January 6th

Furkids is excited to now be at the PETCO Sandy Springs adoption center, located at 5938 Roswell Road NE. We need volunteers to help support the center full-time. Currently, we are housing adoptable cats at this location Fridays - Sundays only. We would like to start being there full-time as soon as we can in order to give our cats more exposure to potential adopters -- thus possibly expediting more cats into forever homes. Volunteer duties would include: Socializing with the cats. This includes letting them out of their cages, engaging them in play, grooming them, petting them, giving them… READ MORE >

In Furkids News…

Posted on Saturday, November 5th

There are always so many things going on with, about, for, and at Furkids that we want to share with you. Here are some recent happenings for your reading and viewing pleasure... We Were Awarded a Grant We are very honored to have been chosen for a $2000 grant from the Bernice Barbour Foundation. This private and very generous foundation has awarded many grants to some prestigious and incredibly worthy causes. We are excited to be counted now among their grant recipients. The funds will go towards our spay/neuter services -- as we aim to do all we can to… READ MORE >

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