Press Releases


Spring time is a great time to come adopt a pet. Wondering how to support our mission if you cannot adopt? We have the answer! For just $50 a month, you can sponsor an entire dog pen or cat room. Celebrate a loved one and donate to honor them. For you donation, in addition to … Continue reading Springtime Sponsorships


Now that we are in a bigger space, we hope to be able to rescue more big dogs but in order to do that, we need larger cages. Our goal is to raise about $2500 to buy the cages we need so that we can bring in more large dogs for adoption.  We appreciate your … Continue reading We need your help to buy more Sleeping Cages!


We are excited to tell you about the launch of our week long campaign with Groupon to help raise money to treat our dogs with Heartworm disease. As many of you know, we get the majority of our dogs from local and outlying animal control facilities. Sadly, it is very common for stray dogs or … Continue reading Help our Dogs Fight Heartworm Disease


No one ever plans that their dog can get lost. But unfortunately, it can happen in the blink of an eye. Protect your dog by getting him microchipped. We offer microchips to all dogs, not just those adopted from us. Your dog can get a microchip and a lifetime registration for just $35. It takes … Continue reading Get your dog microchipped!

We are excited to announce our plan for a brick courtyard when we move into our new adoption center at 4874 South Atlanta Road in Smyrna. Our goal is to fill it with bricks from our fans and supporters. For just $50, you can purchase a commemorative brick to help beautify our upcoming courtyard. Here … Continue reading Commemorative Bricks


We are inviting you NOT to attend our 1st ANNUAL COUCH POTATO BALL  on any day you choose. No need for a fancy gown or tuxedo! The only requirement is for you to stay home with her furry friends and loved ones, pick anytime you wish, and buy your ticket(s) to NOT attend our 1st ANNUAL … Continue reading 1st ANNUAL COUCH POTATO BALL

CONTACT: Cathy Roth Director of Development Atlanta Pet Rescue & Adoption O: 404-815-6680 C: 706-669-2296   Atlanta Pet Recue & Adoption Holding Paws in the Park on Sunday, Sept. 25 Event to raise funds for the shelter’s ongoing rescue and rehabilitation efforts ATLANTA – July 11 – Atlanta Pet Rescue & Adoption (APRA) will … Continue reading Paws in the Park on Sunday, Sept. 25