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Atlanta Humane Society – Mansell Campus - Alpharetta, GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
N 34° 02.359 W 084° 19.317
16S E 747231 N 3769751
Quick Description: The AHS is the oldest private charitable organization in Atlanta. They have opend a second location on Mansell Rd in Alpharetta, GA.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 4/11/2012 1:38:25 PM
Waymark Code: WME6Z7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lenron
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Long Description:
From the AHS web site:

"The AHS is the oldest private charitable organization in Atlanta, founded in 1873 following a visit to the city by Robert E. Lee. The animal charity was originally chartered to protect women, children, and animals and remained a child protection and animal welfare society for 79 years. The Shelter, now a widely recognized pet adoption center, clinic, and educational program provider, was originally located on Marietta Street and moved to its present location at 981 Howell Mill Road in the 1930s. AHS does not euthanize for time or spacce."

AHS has expanded and added a second location in north Fulton County on Mansell Rd. The services available at the Mansell Campus of the Atlanta Humane Society are:

•Adoption of dogs and cats
•Surrender of unwanted animals
•Spaying and neutering of animals
•Training of dogs
•Humane Society outreach
•Humane education and media outreach
•Animal welfare legislation initiatives
•Rescue services (pit bull fighting cases, puppy mills, hoarding, disaster, etc.)
•Volunteer services (Pet Facilitated Therapy, Pet grieving, Foster programs)
•Fundraising events


Adoptions
Monday - Friday
12 pm - 7 pm

Saturday - Sunday
11 am - 6 pm

Admission

Monday - Sunday
9 am - 4 pm
Website: [Web Link]

Lost Pets?: yes

Surrenders?: yes

Main Phone Number: 404.875.5331

Address:
1565 Mansell Road
Alpharetta, GA USA
30009


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