Founded in 2009, Central Georgia CARES is a non profit animal welfare organization dedicated to helping homeless animals, eliminate euthanasia of healthy, adoptable pets, promoting spay/neuter, eliminating animal cruelty and abuse and promoting humane education. CARES' mascot,. AC Pup, works in the community to spread the word about animal issues and to enlist community support through CARES Homeless Pets Clubs.
Central Georgia Critter Advocates Requesting Ethical Standards (C.A.R.E.S.) seeks to improve animal welfare by valuing all living beings and recognizing and enhancing the human-animal bond.