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Stay tuned here for news about our upcoming adoption events!

Adoption Event Sunday May 22nd

We are planning on doing an adoption day at the Cumming Petsmart on Sunday 5/22 from 12:30 to 3:30.  Come out and meet some of our adorable pets who are looking for their forever families!

Adoption Event Saturday April 23rd

We will be having an adoption event next Saturday, April 23rd, at the PetSmart in Cumming.  We will be setting up at 12:30pm and plan to be there until 3:30.  Come meet some of our great dogs and cats, including Pongo!

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Valentine Adoption Event Sunday 2/14

Valentine Adoption Event Sunday 2/14

Join us this Valentine’s Day for an adoption at the PetSmart in Cumming, GA from 12:30 to 3:30pm.

Mickey McDougal will be attending so please stop by and meet our 3-legged wonder dog!

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Adoption Event Sunday January 24th

We will be having an adoption event this Sunday, January 24th, at the PetSmart in Cumming.  We will be setting up at 12:30pm and plan to be there until 3:30.  Come meet some of our great dogs and cats!

Adoption Event Sunday August 16th

Sunday August 16th we will be at the Petsmart in Cumming from 12:30pm to 3:30pm.

Come out and meet some of our adorable rescue pets looking for their forever families. While the Humane League focuses our efforts on dog rescue, we currently have some feline friends as well. Come meet Miss Hiss, Foxtrot, Oscar and Tango!

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Adoption Event Sunday June 14th

Adoption Event Sunday June 14th

Sunday June 14th we will be at the Petsmart in Cumming from 12:30pm until 4:00pm.

Come out and meet Popeye, our newest rescue!  Popeye showed up at animal control with a severely damaged eye after being attacked by a larger dog. Animal control did not want to euthanize him but couldn’t take him in with his injuries so they contacted us to see if we could help him get the medical attention he needed.  After an expensive surgery, Popeye has bounced back and is a happy affectionate little man ready to find his forever home.

Come meet him at our upcoming adoption event and please consider making a donation so we can continue to save animals in need.  Thank you for your continued support!

Adoption Event Sunday March 1st

We will be having an adoption Sunday March 1st from 12:30 to 3:30 at the PetSmart in Cumming. Come out and meet some of our wonderful pups!

Adoption Event Sunday February 8th

We will be having an adoption event Sunday February 8th from 12:30 to 3:30 at the PetSmart in Cumming. See you there!

Adoptions on Sunday

Sunday Sept 14 we will be at the Petsmart in Cumming from Noon until 4:00pm.

Please note that not all dogs come to each event. If you want to see a specific pet please use the contact us section of this website.


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Adoption Postponed

This adoption event has been postponed – We will post our next adoption date soon!

Saturday Feb 15, we will be at the Petsmart in Cumming from 11:00am until 3:00pm.

Please note that not all dogs come to each event. If you want to see a specific pet please use the contact us section of this website.

ADOPTIONS

Adoptions Saturday from 11:00am unitl 3:00pm at PETsMART across the street from NorthPoint Mall.

PETsMART
6370 North Point Pkwy
Alpharetta, GA 30022
770-343-8511

Click here to view a Google Map of the location

Please contact us if there is a specific pet you are interested in. Not all pets go to the sidewalk adoptions every weekend.

GET PRE-APPROVED! We highly recommend you get pre-approved for adoption before coming to the event. This will save you time and ease the adoption process.

Click here to request an application.

Adopt-A-Thon Weekend

Saturday from 11:00am to 3:00pm, and Sunday Noon to 4:00pm the Humane League will be under the big tent at Petsmart on Marketplace Blvd in Cumming.

No Adoptions

No Adoptions this weekend

TOBY THE FEDERAL OFFICER


Toby is joining the USDA’s Beagle Brigade

When in need of an Officer with special talents the USDA knew exactly where to look, a local animal shelter. Toby, a homeless Beagle has become a USDA Federal Officer and will soon be protecting our borders.

Toby was found on the side of the road guarding the body of his sister who had been hit by a car. A good samaritan picked him up. When his owner could not be found he was turned over to the Humane League of Lake Lanier, a local animal shelter. Placed in a foster home, Toby is a typical happy Beagle who really likes his dinner. “He’s very food motivated” says foster mom Kelly Emery, “and that is one of the reasons the USDA was so interested in him.”

Toby was put through a variety of tests including behavior analysis, health examinations and a walk through at Atlanta’s airport. Showing the same dedication he had for his sister, Toby excelled at every test. Once he completes training, Toby will be assigned a human partner. Together they will conduct inspections at international airports sniffing for prohibited agricultural products and pests. The Government Accountability Office calls these agriculture canine teams “a key tool for targeting passengers and cargo for inspection”. Paid in kibble and belly rubs, Toby is officially a United States Federal Officer with all the protections the title entails.

“I think the lesson we all can learn from Toby”, says Humane League of Lake Lanier president Beth Mulrooney, “is that there are a lot of good pets at our local animal shelters. Whatever you are looking for in a pet, you can find it at a shelter”.

Our Hero

Some things can really just make your day. As part of a 2nd grade assignment, Alyssa Maicon had to write about one of her heroes. Her mother sent us her report:

(scroll all the way down to see her drawing of Milo and Otis)

Thank you Alyssa, we think Beth is pretty special too.

No Adoptions this Weedend

ADOPTIONS

Adoptions, Saturday, April 1, from Noon until 4:00pm are scheduled for the PETsMART at John’s Creek.

PETsMART
3630 Peachtree Pkwy
Suwanee, GA 30024
770-814-8723

Click here to view a Map of the location

Please contact us if there is a specific pet you are interested in. Not all pets go to the sidewalk adoptions every weekend.

GET PRE-APPROVED! We highly recommend you get pre-approved for adoption before coming to the event. This will save you time and ease the adoption process. Go to our CONTACTS and request an application.

No Adoptions this weekend

No Adoptions