Hours & Directions

The Humane Society of Northeast Georgia is located at 845 West Ridge Road in Gainesville, Georgia off of 129 South (toward Athens, Georgia).


Hours of Operation

Adoption Hours:
Monday through Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m
Sunday 1-5 p.m.

The shelter is closed New Year's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day,
Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.



Hours for Animal Intake

Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.


Driving Directions


Traveling North on I-985:

Take I-985 North to Exit 22 (US 129/Gainesville/Jefferson). Turn Left onto Highway 129 North/ GA 11N. Turn Right at the first Traffic Light, onto West Ridge Road. The Humane Society is about a quarter of a mile on the Right.

Traveling South on I-985

Take I-985 South to Exit 22 (US 129/Gainesville/Jefferson). Follow Turn Pike and make a Left onto Highway 129 North/ GA 11N. Turn Right at the first Traffic Light, onto West Ridge Road. The Humane Society is about a quarter of a mile on the Right.

Traveling from Jefferson Area:

Travel on Highway 129 North into Gainesville. Past the I-985 Intersection, turn Right at the first Traffic Light onto West Ridge Road. The Humane Society is about a quarter of a mile on the Right.