Important announcement

As of May 1st, 2024 the Athens Animal Rescue Shelter is closed. If you are looking to adopt, foster, donate, volunteer – please contact us at the Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake at

Thank you again to all our supporters! We are very grateful for everyone’s support of our mission to rescue, care, save and find homes for the animals in our care. We are also grateful for everyone’s efforts to help and save the animals of Henderson County and the City of Athens that were mistreated or abandoned.

We will continue doing the work we do at HSCCL.