My name is Anubis!

American Staffordshire Terrier Mix Dog for adoption in Alpharetta, Georgia - Anubis
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Atlanta Humane Society - Alpharetta

Facts about Anubis

  • Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier Mix
  • Color: Brown/Chocolate
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg)
  • Sex: Female
  • ID#: 33190464
Anubis is a good looking, 3-year old girl with a beautiful brown short and shiny coat and affectionate. Typical of the American Staffordshire terrier breed, she is strong, muscular, and might be somewhat intimidating due to her size and build, but she is a people lover at heart. Sit on the ground and she will run to dive in your lap for petting and attention. When her original owner moved overseas, Anubis was given to that owner's daughter, who after some time, decided she could not keep Anubis. Anubis pulls quite a bit on the leash and is not quite sure about how the leash walk works. Obedience training is highly recommended to teach her basic skills and handling, plus it's a great bonding experience. She is at a perfect age to be adopted by an active person or family that has the time and space to give her appropriate exercise and attention. Anubis is intelligent but very strong so we would recommend she be in a home with no small children. Her previous owner said that Anubis was dog-reactive but we haven't seen it. Still, it might be best if she went to a home as the only pet. We think Anubis will thrive when she is made part of the family and maybe even given a job to do!

About Atlanta Humane Society - Alpharetta

About Our Shelter...

Atlanta Humane Society (AHS) is a 501(c)3 tax exempt nonprofit (IRS Tax ID# 58-0685900) and the oldest private charitable organization in Atlanta, founded in 1873 following a visit to the city by Robert E. Lee. The animal charity was originally chartered to protect women, children, and animals and remained a child protection and animal welfare society for 79 years. AHS, now a widely recognized pet adoption center, clinic, and educational program provider, was originally located on Marietta Street and moved to its location at 981 Howell Mill Road in the 1930s. Atlanta Humane Society's Mansell Road Adoption Facility was opened in December of 2011 in Alpharetta.

It is our mission to prevent neglect, abuse, cruelty and exploitation of animals and to assure that their interests and well-being are fully, effectively and humanely protected by an aware and caring society.

Atlanta Humane Society places approximately 8,000 animals into forever homes each year. AHS is committed to finding homes for all adoptable pets. We do not euthanize adoptable animals, and there are no time limits for the animals once they are in our care. We only humanely euthanize those animals suffering from significant medical issues or that pose behavior concerns. We are proud to be a part of the solution to ending pet homelessness and overpopulation in the Southeast United States.

Come Meet Our Pets...

Hours and Days of operation:
Both locations are open for adoptions Monday-Friday, 12-7pm; Saturday-Sunday from 11am-6pm
*Adoption selection should be made by one half-hour prior to closing.

The AHS' Howell Mill Campus is located at the corner of 10th St. and Howell Mill Rd. in NW Atlanta.
981 Howell Mill Road NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

AHS' Mansell Campus is behind the Racetrac gas station across the street from the Volvo dealership.
1565 Mansell Road
Alpharetta, Ga 30009


Our Adoption Process...

If you are interested in adopting, please come in during our adoption hours to meet our adoptable pets. No appointment is required. Once you find an animal you are ready to adopt, you will be asked to comeplete a preliminary questionnaire. We do not hold animals and all adoptions are done on a first come, first served basis.
The basic requirements for adoption from the Atlanta Humane Society are as follows: you must be at least 18 years of age with a valid, government issued, photo I.D.If you have other dogs or children, they may be required to meet the animal prior to adoption.