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Adoptions & Events

First Annual — Atlanta Lab Rescue 5K Fun Run & Festival!

September 30, 2015

The Atlanta Lab Rescue 5k Fun Run and Festival will take off from Jim Miller Park in Marietta at 9:00 am on November 21st. This will be our inaugural race and families, kids and dogs are welcome. After race festivities will include games, food, free stuff and a “Lab Lap,” 1K Fun Run! Even if […]

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Welcoming Your Shelter Dog Into Their New Home

September 29, 2015

Here is a great and useful article by Debbie Jacobs….Also….ALR volunteers are always happy to help provide information for bringing home your new dog and making it a successful transition!! Moving is among the most stressful experiences for a social animal. You know that life for your newly adopted dog has just taken a turn for […]

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6 Ways Dogs Help Ease Depression Symptoms

September 20, 2015

Here is a great article authored by Therese Borchard .   6 Ways Dogs Help Ease Depression Symptoms My husband and I had to put down our Labrador-Chow mix this morning. He did exactly what his sister did nine months ago: went out to our backyard on a cold and rainy night and just stood there, with his […]

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NEXT Adoption Day – October 25th from 1-3 at Southern Tails Academy!!!

September 17, 2015

    The next Adoption Day will be October 25th fom 1-3 at Southern Tails Academy in Marietta. Southern Tails is one of our boarding/training partners and we had such a good time last month that they invited us back every month. It’s a large and very relaxed area and the perfect place to spend time […]

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