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Rescue Me ID: 16-08-19-00560Koda Bear (male)

Akita    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Needs Vaccinations, Abused/Neglected 

    Widow lost husband and now works full time and has no time or energy for big dog. Sadly, the Dog is left alone outdoors on a line day and night. Owner is now being forced to move. Can't take dog.

     Animal Location:

Fayette County Peachtree City, GA MAP IT!

Koda Bear Shields 4042102970

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Rescue Me ID: 16-07-22-00338Ralph (male)

Akita    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered, Arthritis 

    This beautiful guy walked in to our lives about two weeks ago. We are serious animal lovers so we took him in as a stray and knowing he was a full blooded akita we expected to find his owners. We've searched and searched with no luck. We are just not in a position to keep him with all of our other pets. We took him to the vet and between us, we are guessing his age to be around nine. He is a mature boy. He is in otherwise good health but has some arthritis in his hind legs. Shot status is unknown. Because we fully expected to find his owners we held off getting them. Now that we haven't, we would be willing to do that prior to ... (Read More)rescue. We gather he was out a few weeks before he found us. He is neutered. He is extremely sweet and docile. Gets along well with our other dog. He likes our cats too, maybe a bit too much. He likes to follow them around and they don't think that's cool. So cat status is unknown. My hunch is that he is just curious and getting used to everything but it could be that he shouldn't be around them. Too early for us to tell. (Less)

     Animal Location:

Henry County McDonough, GA MAP IT!

Aaron McMeans 678-583-8873

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Rescue Me ID: 16-07-21-00350Moto (male)

Akita    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Not Good with Other Dogs, Not Good with Cats 
Personality: Average Energy 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current, Hip Dysplasia 

    Very Sweet dog, can be aggressive at times, has become too much for me and my boys to handle, needs to be able to run and be walked-

     Animal Location:

Douglas County Douglasville, GA 30135 MAP IT!

katherine Shell 404-273-6757

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Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.

Rescue Me ID: 16-07-07-00668Bandit (male)

Akita Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Neutered 

    Bandit is very sweet and friendly and loves to act as a lap dog. I am a college student and he is not allowed on campus so sadly I have to let him go to another home. He's a great play pal and if he barks it is extremely rare.

 Adoption Fee: $20 Animal Location:

Gwinnett County Snellville, GA MAP IT!

Maree McCune 4043581855

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Urgent: This animal could be euthanized if not adopted soon.

Animal ID: A032806Monty (male)

Akita Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    ****URGENT! AT RISK OF EUTHANASIA***** Looking for that truly special companion pet? Well look no further! 'Monty' is a wonderful fella who is very laid back, sweet, willing to please, easy going and well-mannered. In a word, he is FABULOUS!!!! Just take a moment to watch 'Monty's' video and you will see for yourself. This fella loves nothing more than making new friends and being a part of your world. He adores everyone he meets and rolls right over for a belly rub. We know that beyond a shadow of a will fall in love with 'Monty' the moment you meet him. PROMISE! He would love nothing more than to be part of a loving ... (Read More)family. Please open your heart and home and offer him a second chance at life and love.....PLEASE. PLEASE HURRY! This pet has been at the shelter since 05/24/16!! As a special thank you for adopting from Coweta County Animal Control, Sliding Rock Cabins in Ellijay, GA would like to extend to you and your new family member a discount of 10% off any reservation of 6 nights or less. Or 5% and the discounted weekly rate for 7 or more nights. 866-666-2224. Just mention Coweta County Animal control and which fur-baby you have adopted when making your reservation. All cabins are pet friendly, many with fenced yards. No size or breed restrictions at most cabins. In appreciation to Coweta's foster families - this offer is extended to fosters also. Thank you Sliding Rock Cabins!! A Better Dog Home Dog Training is offering 20% off if this pet is adopted in the following counties in GA: Carroll, Douglas & West Cobb. Contact Barry Sechler at 770-616-5906. Thank you, Barry! Out of state adopters welcomed. ALL PETS WILL BE SPAYED/NEUTERED BEFORE LEAVING SHELTER. Adopt a shelter pet and have a friend for life! :) (Less)

 Adoption Fee: Email Animal Location:

Coweta County Animal Control
91 Selt Rd
Coweta County Newnan City, GA 30264 MAP IT!


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Rescue Me ID: 16-05-18-00362Tiger (male)

Akita Mix    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Submissive 
Health: Neutered 

    Tiger is our big boy. He turned 8 in March and weighs in around 100 pounds. He mostly enjoys laying in the sunshine outside or on his big bed next to the windows. He is very patient with children (my son is now 3 but he has certainly put this to the test)and gets along well with other dogs. He isn't particularly talented with leashes and prefers fenced yard to walks anyway. His vaccines expire in June so I am having them updated next week for his new owner(s). He has been to the vet regularly and on heartworm/flea prevention his whole life. I have had him since he was a very little puppy and hate to give him up but we are moving for family ... (Read More)reasons and he cannot come to the home we will be living in. He hasn't had a lot of experience with cats so we do not know how he would do. If you are interested please contact me. We are happy to travel and let prospective homes meet him you can also email me at Thank you for reading about Tiger! (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $20 Animal Location:

Fulton County Roswell, GA 30076- MAP IT!

Kaci Galyon 404-314-1344

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PIease Read Before Adopting an Akita in Georgia
    Akita Dogs can make good pets in Georgia if they match your IifestyIe. The Akita Inu, or Japanese Akita, is a large Spitz-type breed of dog. Akitas are intelligent, companionable animals and make excellent guard dogs. Akitas are willful and need firm training. Akitas are protective of children in their own families, but may be aggressive toward outsiders and should be supervised with small kids. Akitas may bite if provoked; they need to be treated with gentleness and respect. Akitas can live in an apartment but do need sufficient exercise; they do best with a large yard.

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    The Akita originates from the mountainous regions of northern Japan,

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Georgia Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)

DeKalb County - Decatur 30035
DeKalb County Humane Society 770-593-1155

Forsyth County - Cumming, GA 30040
Coal Mountain Animal Hospital 770-888-6757

Forsyth County - Cumming, GA 30041
PetVet of Cumming 770-887-1565

Cobb County - Marietta 30060
Humane Society of Cobb County 770-428-9882

Cobb County - Marietta, GA 30064
Cat Care Hospital 770-424-6369

Cobb County - Marietta, Georgia 30067
SANTA - Spay and Neuter Team of Atlanta 678-354-7200

Dekalb County - Stone Mountain, GA 30087
Loving Touch Animal Center 770-498-5956

Dekalb County - Stone Mountain, Georgia 30087
SpayGeorgia 770-662-4479

Carroll County - Carrollton, Georgia 30112
Carroll County Humane Society 770-830-2763

Paulding County - Dallas, GA 30132
Paulding Humane Society 770-448-6806

Paulding County - Dallas, Georgia 30132
Paulding County Animal Control 770-445-1511

Cherokee County - Woodstock, Georgia 30188
Cherokee County Humane Society 770-928-5115

Cherokee County - Woodstock 30189
Townlake Animal Hospital 770-591-9500

Rockdale County - Conyers, GA 30207
Conyers-Rockdale Humane Society 770-922-4618

DeKalb/Fulton County - Atlanta 30318
Atlanta Humane Society 404-875-6420

Dekalb/Fulton County - Atlanta, Georgia 30333
No More Homeless Pets 404-292-8800

DeKalb County - Atlanta, GA 30360
Project Catsnip 770-455-7077

Coweta County - Carnesville 30521
Humane Society of North Georgia 706-282-9528

Clarke County - Athens 30608
Pet Assistance & Welfare Society 706-310-0663

Madison/Oglethorpe County - Danielsville, GA 30633
Madison-Oglethorpe Animal Shelter 706-795-2868

Richmond County - Augusta, Georgia 30904
CSRA Life Saver 706-373-8348

Atlanta Counties - Atlanta 31145
Project Catsnip - Mobile Clinic 770-448-6806

Chatham County - Savannah 31410
Savannah Animal Welfare and Rescue 912-920-8605

Dougherty County - Albany, GA 31705
Albany Pet Partners 229-432-0717

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