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Animal Shelter

Susan Garcia
(770) 345-7270

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A Message from the Director:

The members of the Cherokee County Animal Shelter are committed to providing superior service to both the animals and citizens of our county through our work here at the shelter, education and outreach program. Only with the help of this exceptional community can we reach our goal of eradicating the need for “sheltering” by reducing the number of homeless animals and dangers to any animals in Cherokee County.

Our core values are:

Compassion: We will treat all animals with the Five Freedoms and all citizens with respect regardless of their circumstance.

Education: We are dedicated to providing our children and citizens educational opportunities that will create a more positive bond between humans and animals.

Community: We strive to bring our community together through outreach programs that benefit our communities, animals and individuals.



Hours of Operation:

  • Adoption Hours
    • Tuesday - Saturday 10 - 5
  • Intake Hours
    • Tuesday - Saturday 10 - 4
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