Atlanta, GA - On Saturday, November 16th from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., First Lady Marty Kemp will host a Pet Adoption Day and Georgia Grown Festival at the Governor's Mansion. There will be pets from around the state available for adoption, Georgia Grown vendors with their products available, and family-friendly activities.

"To date, our adoption days hosted at the Governor's Mansion have helped over seventy pets find their forever homes," said First Lady Marty Kemp. "We look forward to building upon our success to support many more animals and promote local, small businesses."

Individuals who are interested in attending can register here.


Participating Adoption Organizations

Angels Among Us - Alpharetta, GA
Bosley's Place, Inc. - Smyrna, GA
Cross Critters - Nashville, GA
Cat Rangers - Buford, GA
Dog Days Rescue - Atlanta, GA
Hearts n' Homes - Newnan, GA
Homeless Pets Foundation - Marietta, GA
Humane Society of Jackson County - Jefferson, GA
Papayago Rescue House, Inc. - Marietta, GA
Refuge Rescue - Woodstock, GA
Releash Atlanta - Atlanta, GA
Voices 4 the Voiceless - Hinesville, GA
Washington Wilkes DAWGS - Washington, GA
Second Chance Animal Shelter - Carrollton, GA


Participating Georgia Grown Vendors

Besties - Lake Park, GA
Big Daddy Biscuits - Atlanta, GA
LEM - Thomasville, GA
Mobile Dairy Classroom - Atlanta, GA
Southern Straws - Columbus, GA
Southern Pawz - Davisboro, GA
Springtime Water - Appling, GA
Suga's - Atlanta, GA
Unicoi Preserves - Cleveland, GA

Contact Deputy Press Secretary

Alex Beyer