The shelters in north Georgia take in thousands of dogs every year. NGAA encourages people to go to the shelters to adopt and to follow the shelters on Facebook and share posts as widely as possible. NGAA helping dogs/photos.

NGAA Dogs for Adoption.
Give us a call to meet them.

Where to Adopt Dogs & Puppies

Walker County Animal Shelter
and Adoption Center

5488 North Marble Top Road
Chickamauga, GA 30707
Adoption Hours:
Mon-Fri: 10 AM-4 PM
Saturday: 8 AM-1PM
On Facebook

Catoosa County Animal Control
and Shelter

101 Allmond Trail
Ringgold, GA 30736
Mon-Fri: 8 AM-4:15 PM
Closed Noon-12:30 PM for lunch
On Facebook

Whitfield County Animal Shelter
156 Gillespie Drive
Dalton, GA 30721
Mon-Fri: 8 AM-5 PM
On Facebook

Other Ways to Adopt Dogs/Puppies

We have some dogs and puppies in foster care. You can see them by checking where we list pictures of animals needing homes.

You can also follow us on Facebook where we post pictures of animals we have for adoption.

If you would like to meet a dog we have for adoption, get in touch with us!

Here are the steps for adopting through NGAA:

1. Fill out an adoption application. (We can also mail you one -- call or email us: 706-937-2287 or

2. Turn in your application. Send it to us by mail or email: NGAA PO Box 5484 Ft. Oglethorpe, GA 30742 or

3. Once your application is approved, you'll have to sign an adoption contract and you'll be able to get your new family member! 

Read about Brownie & Flapjack

DOG = Love, Loyalty, Companionship


North Georgia Animal Alliance, Inc. PO Box 5484 Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
706-937-2287  Facebook
North Georgia Animal Alliance, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, all-volunteer organization.
Donations of money and supplies are tax-deductible.

 Cat Adoption Application  Dog Adoption Application

Foster Parent Application  Volunteer Agreement