Animals/Pets

Deer Survey Being Done by Helicopter Jan. 14 in Madison Heights

January 13th 2015

Deer Survey Being Done by Helicopter Jan. 14 in Madison Heights (Madison Heights Police Press Release, Jan. 13, 2015) On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015, Oakland County Parks and Recreation will be performing an aerial deer survey at the Red Oaks Nature Center. Conducting this survey, which should be done between 3 and 5 pm (weather […]

Ferndale Family Starts Year by Taking In Injured Goose

January 3rd 2015

Ferndale Family Starts Year by Taking In Injured Goose (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 3, 2015) The Ebaugh family’s Ferndale home is sort of like a zoo already, so taking when they heard about an injured goose seen near 9 Mile and Coolidge on New Year’s Eve, there was no question what they should do. “I […]

Therapy Dogs Visit Angell Elementary in Berkley

December 27th 2014

Therapy Dogs Visit Angell Elementary in Berkley (Berkley Schools E Blast, Dec. 27, 2014) Every other week students at Angell Elementary are visited by therapy dogs. The dogs, Grace, an English Springer Spaniel, and Kate, a Labrador Retriever, visit with their humans Mary and Doug Karakas. Teachers at Angell had the opportunity to sign up […]

Royal Oak Shelter Offering Discounted Fees in December

December 15th 2014

Royal Oak Shelter Offering Discounted Fees in December (Royal Oak Animal Shelter Release, Dec. 15, 2014) For the month of December, the Royal Oak Animal Shelter is offering DISCOUNTED adoption fees to help increase the chances of its cats and dogs finding a home just in time for the holidays! Dogs fees are $100; cats […]

Baby Makes Her Move: Pleasant Ridge Deer… (video)

November 24th 2014

Baby Makes Her Move: Pleasant Ridge Deer Transported to Nature Preserve (video)   (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 24, 2014) Baby is now safe. The fawn born this spring in Pleasant Ridge has finally found a new home, away from the traffic of 696 and Woodward Avenue. The doe had been the darling of the community […]

Wild Lights at Detroit Zoo Nov. 22- Dec. 31

November 21st 2014

Wild Lights at Detroit Zoo Nov. 22- Dec. 31 (Detroit Zoo Press Release, Nov. 21, 2014)   SEE THE ZOO IN A WHOLE NEW LIGHT For 24 nights beginning November 22, 2014 5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m. Experience the magic of the Detroit Zoo in winter as you take in the lights and the sights […]

…Neighbors Consider How to Help Baby, the Deer…

November 12th 2014

Pleasant Ridge Neighbors Consider How to Help Baby, the Deer, Through the Winter (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 12, 2014) An orphaned fawn has found a pleasant home among the beautiful trees, and lush backyards of Pleasant Ridge, where residents bring her food each day and track her whereabouts online. Though the doe, named Baby, is […]

Hazel Park Debuts Dog Park Oct. 23

October 20th 2014

Hazel Park Debuts Dog Park Oct. 23 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2014) After months of fundraising by residents, the City of Hazel Park is ready to unveil The Hazel Park Dog Park. Located on Cousins between Woodward Heights and 10 Mile, the park will give friendly pooches a place to play and run free. […]

The Deer, the Pig and the Cockatoo: A PR Love Story (video)

October 19th 2014

The Deer, the Pig and the Cockatoo: A Pleasant Ridge Love Story (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct.19, 2014) “There’s a reason people call stubborn people pig-headed,” said Tracey Leigh Bechard Magiera. The Pleasant Ridge mother and friend to animals everywhere knows this first-hand. Magiera can often be seen walking in Pleasant Ridge with one or […]

Fido Does Ferndale is Thursday Oct. 16

October 13th 2014

Fido Does Ferndale is Thursday Oct. 16 (Compiled, Oct. 13, 2014) Fido Does Ferndale is a chance for dog owners to bring their beloved pet to Downtown Ferndale. There will be contests for the dogs, including best dressed and best trick. There will also be booths with animal-loving vendors, and a pet parade. Those who […]

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