About Us

Our Vision

We envision northeast Georgia as a place in which all people embrace a shared responsibility for the welfare of animals through respect, love, and benevolent protection.

Our Mission

Boggs Mtn. Humane Shelter, Inc. is a No Kill agency. Our mission is to stem the tide of unwanted and abused animals in northeast Georgia, through sustainable programs of Education, Low Cost Spay/Neuter, Adoption, Return of lost animals to their owners, and Transfer of animals into coalition No Kill partners.

Our Values

We look for creative ways to solve difficult challenges. We embrace the philosophy of the American Humane Association which incorporates Animal Control, Community Education, and Animal Sterilization as essential components to controlling animal overpopulation.

Boggs Mountain Humane Shelter is a non-profit, 501 C3 organization receiving funds from and operates on private donors, corporate donors, grants, and fund-raising events. At Boggs Humane Shelter we have a Director, staff members, an advisory board, a web designer, and Board Members to help us at the shelter. Click here to view a detailed picture gallery showcasing the shelter! All Volunteers are always needed and appreciated. If you'd Like to volunteer please give us a call. 706-782-5244.

Contracted veterinarians – the BMHS has engaged The Rabun Animal Hospital, P.C. and the services of local veterinarians, Brad Smith, DVM, and Stephen Arbitter, DVM. Dr. Smith and Dr. Arbitter are experienced in medicine and surgery with large and small animals.

Click here to see our Board of Directors.