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PLEASE SUPPORT CLAYTON COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY. ALL DONATIONS ARE APPRECIATED. THANK YOU!



CAN YOU HELP?
It’s never pleasant to plead for money, but when you’re a Humane Society, it’s always necessary. Our increasing numbers of animals, along with the fact that so many of them are ill or injured when we get them, and most them ARE NOT YET STERILIZED, means that our medical costs always far exceed our funds. We try very hard not to repeatedly ask our supporters, over and over throughout the year, for money. We try to limit our requests to a couple of times a year. We know everyone is struggling in these difficult economic times! So we’re hoping that any of you who can help us out with a donation, would consider doing so today. All donations to CCHS are tax deductible. Checks should be made payable to: Clayton County Humane Society, and mailed to: P.O. Box 2116, Jonesboro, Ga. 30237.


PLEASE NOTE WE ARE CURRENTLY WORKING ON UPDATING OUR WEBSITE. PLEASE KNOW THAT THIS IS A MASSIVE TASK, AND MAY BE A "WORK IN PROGRESS" FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD. WE HAVE UPDATED OUR SITE SO THAT THE "ADOPT" BUTTON TAKES YOU DIRECTLY TO OUR ADOPTION PAGES ON PETFINDER!


UPCOMING EVENTS.....MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!!!
Clayton County Humane Society holds two annual yard sales each year; the Spring sale is always the first Saturday in May and the Fall sale is always the first Saturday in October. Rain dates are always the following Saturday. CCHS yard sales are held next door to the CCHS shelter at Jonesboro Sr. High School. To donate items for the yard sales, please contact Gwen Lyle at 404-432-9986.

Our annual quilt sale is always held on the first Saturday in June, at Quilts and Fixins in Jonesboro.


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VISIT OUR ONLINE STORE AND HELP SUPPORT CCHS !!!!
Please visit the new CCHS STORE! Choose from many items, all personalized with the CCHS logo. A great place for gift purchase or to simply show your support for CCHS.
CLICK HERE



Would you like to be part of the CCHS fundraising team? Do you have a special skill or craft that you would like to share with the animals at CCHS? Do you have an idea that might benefit our shelter? Do you have an event that you would like CCHS to participate in? If you answered yes to any of the above, please contact Gwen at 404-432-9986.


NOW YOU CAN RAISE MONEY FOR CLAYTON COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY JUST BY SEARCHING THE INTERNET AT
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You use GoodSearch.com like any other search engine - the site is powered by Yahoo! - but each time you do, money is generated for us. Here’s how it works: 1. Go to www.goodsearch.com 2. Type Clayton County Humane Society into the “I support” box and click on “verify”3. Search the Internet just like you would with any search engine4. Since GoodSearch shares its advertising revenue with charities and schools, every time you search the Internet at GoodSearch, you’ll be earning money for us. GoodSearch also has a toolbar you can download from the homepage so that you can search right from the top of your browser. The more people who use the site, the more money we’ll earn, so please spread the word!!


DONATE A DOGGIE BED TO CCHSDonate a BedOur shelter dogs love to sleep on Kuranda Dog beds, but we don't have enough for everyone. If you would like to donate a bed at a special wholesale price for one of our dogs to sleep in comfort, please click here.


JENKINS HEATING AND AIR....SAVES THE DAY AT CLAYTON COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY!!When the old, outdated air-conditioning unit at the shelter recently went out, temperatures inside the building soared to over 90 degrees, and our animals were in real trouble! With no idea how to pay for repairs or replacement of the unit, CCHS management didn't know where to turn for help. We called on David Jenkins, owner of Jenkins Heating and Air, located in McDonough, Ga., someone who had done work for CCHS in the past. David was asked to evaluate the situation and give us an estimate of what the cost would be. Much to our surprise and delight, David DONATED AND INSTALLED A BRAND NEW SYSTEM!!! CCHS proudly recommends Jenkins Heating and Air to anyone in need of heating/air service. We think they're the greatest! Jenkins Heating and Air can be reached by calling 770/957-3091, and be sure to tell them that the CCHS gang sent you!


PLANNING TO MOVE?? PLEASE READ THIS TO HELP CCHS!
JIM CARTER, a longtime volunteer and supporter of CCHS, has made a wonderful offer to our organization. Jim is a realtor for Tara Properties, Inc., and he will donate $500 of his commission to CCHS, from the sale of any home/property which is referred to him by the Clayton County Humane Society. So, if you are looking to sell, please contact Jim, and tell him that you were referred by CCHS. Contact info for Jim Carter is: (office: 770/954-0700 ext.131) (home: 770/477-8352) (e-mail: jimcarter@comcast.net)


THE PET SHEPHERD PET SITTING SERVICE PROVIDES CARE FOR YOUR PETS WHEN YOU CAN'T BE AT HOME
The Pet Shepherd is a full-service pet sitting company, based in Clayton County, Georgia. Pet Shepherd is owned and operated by Eindy Ramsey, a longtime volunteer and supporter of CCHS. Pet Shepherd will provide custom, client-designed care for your pets, in your own home. When you can't be there, Pet Shepherd can provide your pet with responsible, loving care, while still allowing your pet the comfort and security of being in their familiar surroundings. To learn more about the many services available to you and your pets, please visit www.thepetshepherd.com. If you would like to speak with Eindy, she may be reached by phone at: 770/968-6611 or by e-mail at: eindy@mindspring.comAs Eindy's way of saying "thank you", Pet Shepherd OFFERS SPECIAL DISCOUNTS TO POLICE, FIRE, AND MILITARY PERSONNEL living in the Pet Shepherd service area, which includes Clayton County and parts of Henry County.

 

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