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Spero tripod dog being adopted

Furkids: A Shelter for Furbabies

By Tricia | January 21, 2019

Furkids is the largest no-kill animal shelter in Georgia. They take in both cats and dogs and have two different locations dedicated to each animal.

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Caitlin and her cute tan and white rescue dog

Caitlin’s Vine of Bravery Dog Rescue: A Helping Paw

By Tricia | January 20, 2019

A Helping Paw Have you ever seen the “Who Rescued Who?” bumper sticker? It begs a good question. The healing power that animals provide is underestimated. There are many people who talk about their rescued animals, but not many talk about how their animal friends have rescued them. Animals have secret super powers—the ability to…

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Black lab kissing his playmate

Best Friends Animal Society: Saving Them All

By Tricia | January 19, 2019

Best Friends Animal Society has been at the heart of the no-kill movement since its founding in 1984. They work in cities across the country to Save Them All—their mission and call to action. Best Friends seeks to end the mass killing of homeless pets in America’s shelters by 2025.

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Atlanta Rescue Dog Cafe teaches children of all ages how to interact with dogs in a safe, fun way

Atlanta Rescue Dog Cafe: Starting Conversations for Change

By Tricia | January 18, 2019

Atlanta Rescue Dog Cafe works to save rescue dogs by keeping them out of shelters in the first place. They believe that the goal of animal shelters should be to ultimately put themselves out of business.

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Bassador rescued from a hit-and-run

Atlanta Lab Rescue: Rescue to be Rescued

By Tricia | January 17, 2019

Atlanta Lab Rescue centers around labrador retrievers and larger dogs that need adopting. Their mission is to lift the dogs from unfavorable conditions into loving homes.

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Animal Law Summit Giving Animals a Voice

Animal Law Source: Giving a Voice to the Voiceless

By Tricia | January 16, 2019

The Animal Law Source is an organization founded to inform and answer questions about animal laws, both on the state and local levels of government. Their International Animal Law Summit, is a symposium that brings together lawyers and people in every animal profession from all over the world to discuss a plethora of imperative topics regarding animal law.

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Ahimsa House Lady with Dog

Ahimsa House: A Safe Haven for Domestic Abuse Victims and Their Pets

By Tricia | January 14, 2019

The Rescue Dog Olympics is proud to have Ahimsa House as one of our 2019 Pet Partners. The organization began in 2004 after survivor, Emily Christie, lost a pet to domestic violence and animal cruelty.

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