Happy Tales


Just a note to let you know we are so happy with our little fur ball!  And if her disposition is any indication, I think she’s happy with us as well. She seemed rather timid when we arrived home, kinda clingy, but when our daughter and her 3 girls arrived, puppy acted so happy.  Very … Continue reading Cocoa (formerly Peppermint Bark)


We just wanted to wish you a Happy Holidays and say thank you for everything you did for our Sirius! He has been such an amazing addition to our little family. He loves going hiking with us and playing with his doggy cousins. When we saw Sirius on your website we immediately fell in love. … Continue reading Sirius


I wanted to share our amazing story about Parker. He was our sweet furry boy we adopted 15 years ago from Gigi at Atlanta Pet Rescue. On a Saturday sometime in Sept of 2001, my husband Steve and I went for pizza at Fellini’s and decided to swing by Barnes & Noble afterwards. To our … Continue reading Parker


Thank you so much to the staff of APRA in helping us find the newest member of our family! She is a perfect fit!


We have had Jake for a year or two now.  He has been the best dog we have ever had.  Thank you for letting us adopt Jake. Chris and Lou Manos


Dear Atlanta Pet Rescue Team, I was going through old emails and found the posting of the cat we adopted from you. We renamed “Jackie” to “Gambo” and we are so lucky that he is part of our family! He is still shy with new people and doesn’t trust anybody he doesn’t know, but he … Continue reading Gambo (f.k.a. Jackie)


My partner Jonathan and I adopted Nigel from APRA over a year ago and we thought it might be nice to reach out and share more about the amazing year it’s been! Nigel is basically the light of our lives. He quickly bonded with us – now, he’s never 100% happy until both his parents … Continue reading Nigel


After seeing Doro, now Pippi, on your website, we knew we had to meet her!  She was not in good condition or health but still had a great personality and attitude.  We visited her many times during her stay at APRA and knew she was the one! Pippi now loves carrying around her favorite toy … Continue reading Pippi (f.k.a. Doro Pesch)


Two years after leaving APR for his forever home, Crosby is happy and healthy as can be!  He loves playing at the dog park, taking long naps on his dog bed, and riding in the car on road trips.  Crosby quickly snuck his way into our hearts and is an absolute favorite among all who … Continue reading Crosby


We adopted Maggie a little over a year ago (at age 10) after about a 10 month stay with you all in foster care. She was returned to you after eight years (EIGHT!). I instantly feel in love with Maggie from pictures you had on your site after I Googled “Senior Dog Atlanta” and found … Continue reading Maggie!