Mission: To prevent unnecessary euthanasia of cats and dogs through foster & adoption programs and to educate the community in pet spay/neuter programs, and to reduce the unwanted population by providing low cost sterlization.
Programs: Soaps networks with animal rescue groups all over the country to adopt abandonded dogs and cats from toombs and surrounding counties. Soaps vets and transports pets unwanted in our area to major rescue groups like "love of labs" in connectticut, "lab friends of the south" in atlanta, ga, "bad ass animal rescue of brooklyn" in new york, "k-9 life savers" in washington, dc and "adirondack sav-a-stray" in new york. In 2017 soaps arranged the rescue of over 1600 unwanted pets to these groups.
reduced cost sterilization program - individuals with financial needs can apply to have their pet sterilized through the soaps low cost program. Soaps also covers the first $50 of the spay costs for any female animal adopted from any of the animal control facilities in our service area. The altamaha animal clinic, the vidalia veterinary center and other veterinarians in our area actively participate in this on going program.
soaps provides new pens, new kennels, new dog houses, food, cleaning supplies, veterinary care and computer equipment for the animal control shelters in our service area as needed.