Donation drive to benefit Rockdale County Animal Shelter | Events
CONYERS, Ga. – Rockdale County asks residents and businesses to support cats and dogs who need forever homes by attending a donation drive on Saturday, April 19, 8 a.m. – noon, at the Rockdale County Animal Care & Control Shelter, 1506 Rockbridge Road, Conyers.
The half-day charitable event, which Hand Across Rockdale hosts in partnership with Rockdale County Animal Care & Control Division, encourages the community to donate shelter supplies, tour the facility, learn more about Animal Care & Control services, and adopt happy animals just waiting for someone to take them home.
Animal adoptions are available to citizens ages 18 and over with a photo ID. Adoption fees for dogs are $30 and $20 for cats. Fees for residents who live outside Rockdale are $35 for dogs and $25 for cats. Adoption fees include a certificate for rabies inoculation, vaccines, deworming, samples of food/treats, and coupons.
Donations will be accepted for the following items:
- Purex /liquid laundry detergent
- Paper towels
- Dry dog and cat food
- Animal toys (that are safe to bleach)
- Treats (no rawhides)
- Animal beds, towels, blankets
- Animal shampoo
- Collars and leashes
- Mops, brooms, dustpans, scrub brushes, and squeegees
- Hand sanitizers
- Air wick plug-in air fresheners or refills
- Cat litter
To learn more about Rockdale County Animal Care & Control, visit www.rockdalecounty.org or call 770-278-8403. For more information about Hands Across Rockdale and volunteering in Conyers-Rockdale, visit www.handsacrossrockdale.org.