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Athens Area Humane Society

  • 1781 Mars Hill Road|
  • Watkinsville GA 30677
  • 706-353-2287
  • Region: Area

Serving the people and animals of our community for over twenty-five years, the Athens Area Humane Society is a no-kill shelter in Athens, Georgia for cats, kittens, and other small domestic animals such as rabbits, rats, and guinea pigs. Our dog adoptions are expanding so please contact us for details. Each year, the Shelter cares for approximately 1,200 abandoned and stray animals, striving to adopt as many as possible into loving, lifelong homes. The Humane Society maintains a comprehensive listing of local resources and options to help promote the human-animal bond. Please look around and get to know your Humane Society.