Save a life today

Our foster program is instrumental to the lifesaving work we do every single day. From bottle-feeding kittens to heartworm positive seniors dogs, we have a pet to fit your lifestyle! Fostering is a temporary commitment, ranging from one week to a few months. We will provide the vet care, training and support you need - you just provide the love! Fill out the short form below to start the process of becoming a LifeLine foster parent!

DeKalb County Animal Services
3280 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd
Chamblee, GA 30341 

Shelter Hours
Monday - Friday: 11am - 7pm
Saturday - Sunday: 11am - 6pm


For life threatening emergencies: 911

Field Enforcement (animal bites, cruelty, stray animals, etc): 404-294-2996 x2

Cruelty report hotline number: 404-294-2939

Animal Shelter Customer Service (LifeLine Animal Project): 404-294-2949

Adoptions office: 404-294-2165

Owner surrender of pet: 404-294-2279

Pet registration (PetData): 1-877-835-6788

Rescue groups: 404-294-2963


Animal Shelter Division (LifeLine Animal Project):

Address: 3280 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd. Chamblee, GA 30341

Animal Shelter: 404-294-2996 (please follow the prompts for the correct department)

Fax: 404-508-2508

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Field Enforcement Division (DeKalb County):

Mailing address:  3630 Camp Circle, Decatur, GA 30032

Field Enforcement: 404-294-2996

Fax: 404-294-2947

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