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January 2015 Transports

2015 started out with a bang for 43 Atlanta area homeless and abandoned dogs in need of loving homes.  Pups from DeKalb, Henry, Hall, and Fulton loaded up on the FODA bus on January 10th for a trip up to our partner rescue groups in the northeast.  Many had adoptive homes already waiting for them when they arrived.  Charlie, a Great Dane/Lab mix from Hall County pictured below was adopted within a week of arrival.  If you click on the photo of Charlie you will see all of the dogs that went on transport with us on January 10th. Daphne, Grant and Earl who were long-term fosters with FODA due to medical issues when we took them in to foster,  were completely healed and able to leave on this transport as well.  We were notified that Grant was adopted the weekend after the transport arrived.  Thank you for your continued support to helps us save the lives of animals in need in the metro Atlanta area.

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December 2014 Transports

 Our final transport of 2014 transported 22 dogs to safety with our northeast partner rescues.  This brings our total animals transported for 2014 to 594.  We also adopted 16 dogs to loving families locally and currently have 43 dogs in foster that are either hospice dogs or need a little more time for one reason or another before they can travel north.  FODA has taken in many dogs this year that needed extensive medical care and could not have done this without our amazing supporters and equally amazing foster homes.  Our vision for 2015 is to be able to save and transport even more animals from kill shelters in the metro Atlanta area.  Thank you to everyone who has given, fostered, shared, voted and cared enough to support us again in 2014.  If you click on the photo of Noel below you will see all the dogs that were vetted and transported with FODA in December.

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FODA T-Shirts & Posters Make Great Gifts – For a Friend or Yourself

We finally have our high quality pre shrunk all cotton t shirts available to purchase.  Only available in white for now, the shirts are imprinted with our logo on the front right pocket area.  On the back of the shirt is the amazing design created for us  by the Dalton Agency in the 2014 Dalton Cares Campaign.  The shirts come in S, M, L and XL and shipping cost is included in the price within the continental US.

We also have an 11×17 poster available of the design on the back of our t shirt.  The poster is high quality and suitable for framing.  Pricing for the poster also includes shipping cost within the continental US.


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November 2014 Transports

Our first transport in November took 29 dogs from Henry, DeKalb and Hall County to safety with our partner rescue groups in the northeast. We have also taken in several special needs pups in the last month. Pumpkin, Earl and Griffin are 3 of those pups and you can read more about them on our Facebook page. With your support we are working hard to save more animals in the Metro Atlanta area. Click on the photo of Zoey in her Haloween costume to see the other dogs FODA transported in the month of November.



Join Us This Thursday For a Special Viewing of the Hero Dog Awards at Sugo Restaurant

Thursday October 30th will be a night to remember!  Walk the red carpet between 6:45 and 7:15 to get your picture taken with Xena the Warrior Puppy and view the 2014 Hero Dog Awards while you dine.  A portion of the proceeds will benefit Friends of DeKalb Animals Inc!

See below for more details…please call (770) 817-8000 for reservations! viewing party