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Our Mission

How You Can Help! With the huge numbers of unwanted dogs and cats in the South, the animals depend on all of us to save them. You can make a difference in RDR's mission in many ways. We are always looking to add to our network of compassionate foster families. We accept fosters living in the Atlanta metro and north Georgia areas. Please visit our website and fill out a Foster Application if you’re interested and we’ll be in touch!

We also need volunteers in a number of capacities, including administrative support staff, marketing and advertising, accounting, transport, helping at adoption events, walking/running dogs, and even "liking" and sharing our Ruff Dog Rescue GA Facebook page. If you are interested in becoming a RDR volunteer, please use the Contact Us page on our website.

Donations of funds and supplies are desperately needed and greatly appreciated. The Ruff Crew and pups rely heavily on compassionate people and organ

Adoption Policy

Ruff Dog Rescue FIRST requires a submitted adoption application; Vet reference required. We will then schedule a meet and greet with the requested pet. A home visit will be conducted prior to finalizing an adoption.

Visit our website at to submit an application to foster or adopt.

All of our animals are examined by a veterinarian, spayed/neutered, micro-chipped, given age-appropriate vaccinations, dewormed, heartworm tested, and treated if necessary.

Please email questions to


$475 - Puppies & Small Dogs Under 25 pounds/purebreds big & small
$375 - Mix Bred Adult Dogs over 1 year
$275 - Dogs over 10 years & special needs

LIMITED out of state adoptions, additional fees will apply. Contact us at for more details.
Our sister rescue Ruff Dog Rescue NE is located in PA and service some of the Tri-State and New England areas.

Please join us at our next adoption event! Please check our Facebook page and/or website.
Ruff Dog Rescue GA (FB)

Please visit all our adoptable pets online at our website, Facebook or Instagram page. Check out our calendar of events for upcoming events at a neighborhood Hollywood Feed location.

While visiting us or shopping at HOLLYWOOD FEED, “ROUND UP” at the register. TELL THEM for RUFF DOG RESCUE, every cent counts!

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