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!

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DeKalb County Animal Services is managed by LifeLine Animal Project, a non-profit animal welfare organization located in Atlanta. Our mission is to end the euthanasia of healthy and treatable animals in Atlanta. You can help by making a donation today! 

Your gift today will be doubled by an inspired donor, who is challenging you to join her in making an impact at this critical time of year. She has pledged to match every donation, up to $25,000! 

1)  Making a credit card donation online:


2)  Mailing a check to:  LifeLine Animal Project, DeKalb County Animal Services, 845 Camp Rd, Decatur, GA 30032.

3)  Donating supplies.  You can drop them off at the shelter or order online and have them delivered. Many of the following items are available for ordering on our Amazon wish list. Note: On Amazon, when you add a gift to your shopping cart, please select the "this is a gift" option and be sure to select "add a free personalized gift message" to your donation when checking out to share your address with us. That way we can send you an acknowledgement for your donation.

The following items are always needed:

  • Kuranda dog and cat beds
  • Flea prevention (capstar, frontline)
  • Dishwashing detergent (Dawn)
  • Snuggle safe heat pad
  • Newspaper to line cages
  • Canned puppy and kitten food
  • Puppy and kitten nursing formula and bottles
  • Clay cat litter
  • Laundry detergent
  • Medical supplies

If you'd like to provide funds to purchase items from the wish list, please contact Jennifer Eddy at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

We also accept Gift Cards from Costco, Home Depot, Lowes, Petco, Petsmart, Target, and Walmart for needed supplies. For more information on donating wish list items, you can email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..