Humane Society Pet Rescue/Adoption Ctr.
The Humane Society Pet Rescue and Adoption Center serves as a center for animal adoptions and also provides animal control sheltering services for the cities of Gadsden and Attalla. The shelter houses animals brought in by the public, strays, and all animals brought in by animal control officers in the contracted municipalities, including animals involved in cruelty cases. The staff of the Society is actively involved in assisting with cruelty investigations in northeast Alabama.
Humane Society Pet Rescue and Adoption Center programs include educational outreach through school programs, and youth volunteer programs. Community outreach programs including low-income spay and neuter programs, bite prevention education, and rabies clinics, and pet health care education; community awareness events including Pawsapalooza Benefit Concert, Halloween Parade and the Reindeer Run. Fundraising events include Paws for St. Patty auction gala, Halloween Costume Bash, and Roadblocks to name a few.