Forsyth County Response to COVID-19

Information on County Departmental operations, online services and other resources can be found here:

Various Forsyth County Boards and Commissions will be meeting via teleconference, pursuant to O.C.G.A. 50-14-1(g).  Please click here for information on how to view, access and participate in these meetings.


Adoption Application

Forsyth County Animal Shelter will be conducting adoptions by appointment only. To schedule an adoption appointment please fill out an adoption applicationOnce the form is completed in its entirety, email your application to An adoption specialist from the shelter will call you to review the information and set up an appointment. All adoptions requests are fulfilled on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Adoptable Dogs

Contact Us

 Address: 4065 County Way
Cumming, GA 30028
 Phone: 678-965-7185
 Fax: 770-889-8108
 Email: Contact Us

Our Mission

The mission of the Forsyth County Animal Shelter is to provide responsive, efficient and high quality animal care and control services, to preserve and protect animal and public safety, and to maximize the placement of adoptable animals.