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Adoptions & Events

NEXT Adoption Day – October 25th from 1-3 – LOCATION CHANGE!!!

October 12, 2015

JOIN US FOR OUR NEXT ADOPTION AT PERK N’ POOCH!  LOCATION CHANGE!!! Join us at Perk-N-Pooch in Sandy Springs from 1-3pm, October 25th!  We are excited for this upcoming adoption day!  Please come and see us we have some great dogs!  You can view them ahead of time on our Available Dogs page, and even […]

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First Annual — Atlanta Lab Rescue 5K Fun Run & Festival!

September 30, 2015

The Atlanta Lab Rescue 5k Fun Run and Festival will take off from Jim Miller Park in Marietta at 9:00 am on November 21st. This will be our inaugural race and families, kids and dogs are welcome. After race festivities will include games, food, free stuff and a “Lab Lap,” 1K Fun Run! Even if […]

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Welcoming Your Shelter Dog Into Their New Home

September 29, 2015

Here is a great and useful article by Debbie Jacobs….Also….ALR volunteers are always happy to help provide information for bringing home your new dog and making it a successful transition!! Moving is among the most stressful experiences for a social animal. You know that life for your newly adopted dog has just taken a turn for […]

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6 Ways Dogs Help Ease Depression Symptoms

September 20, 2015

Here is a great article authored by Therese Borchard .   6 Ways Dogs Help Ease Depression Symptoms My husband and I had to put down our Labrador-Chow mix this morning. He did exactly what his sister did nine months ago: went out to our backyard on a cold and rainy night and just stood there, with his […]

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