Animal Services

Animal shelter horizontal logo colorPLEASE NOTE: All animal intakes (stray or owner surrender) and adoptions from the Hall County Animal Shelter will be BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

Available Pets 

Adoption Appointments are Tuesday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Intake Appointments are Tuesday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


*The Hall County Animal Shelter does not accept feral cats. Please refer to our Community Cat Program for information about feral cats.

Appointments for rabies vaccines are available Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Please note that appointments are required. Dogs, cats, and other domesticated animals must be inoculated annually for rabies and wear proof of vaccination at all times.

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About the Department

Shelter Hours

  • Adoptions/Intakes are by appointment only
  • Adoptions: Tuesday - Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Intakes: Tuesday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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Surrendering a Pet

For information about Surrendering a Pet, please visit our Surrendering a Pet page.

Report a Problem

To report possible rabies contact, an animal bite, a dangerous animal, or other issue related to domesticated animals, contact Animal Services between Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 770-531-6830.

During non-working hours for bites, abandoned/injured domestic animals, or animals showing aggression, please call 770-536-8812.

Rabies Information

Information on Rabies

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