Animals/Pets

Farmer Nate and Animal Friends Visit Ferndale Lower Elementary

April 19th 2019

Farmer Nate and Animal Friends Visit Ferndale Lower Elementary (Crystal Proxmire, April 19, 2019) Ferndale, MI – The kids in Ferndale’s Lower Elementary had some special guests Tuesday.  Nate Perkins, known to children as “Farmer Nate,” of Upland Hills Farm in Oxford spent the day teaching kids at Ferndale’s Lower Elementary about animals and life […]

BINGO and Auction for Madison Hts Animal Shelter May 9

April 6th 2019

BINGO and Auction for Madison Hts Animal Shelter May 9 Madison Heights, MI – A Bingo/Auction FUNdraiser for Madison Heights Animal Shelter. EXCITING VENDORS, EXCLUSIVE GOLD PADDLE PRIZES, SILENT AUCTION. TIN CAN, RAFFLE DOOR PRIZES Thursday, May 9, 2019 from 4pm-10pm at Madison Place Banquet and Conference Center More info: Facebook ****** Visit the Event […]

Hazel Park Animal Control Vaccination Clinic May 18

April 5th 2019

Hazel Park Animal Control Vaccination Clinic May 18 Hazel Park, MI – Hazel Park Animal Control will host a low-cost vaccination clinic on Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 10am to 3pm at All About Animal, 23451 Pinewood Street, Warren, MI 48091. Special rates for Hazel Park residents ONLY:  $10 rabies vaccine, $10 distemper vaccine, $20 […]

Pets and People Reunited Thanks to Finding Mila and Friends in Waterford and White Lake Facebook Group

April 2nd 2019

Pets and People Reunited Thanks to Finding Mila and Friends in Waterford and White Lake Facebook Group (Dawn Fashho, March 30, 2019) Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series.  Want to contribute a write up of a group you care about?  […]

Cat Cabaret at Magic Bag to Benefit Ferndale Cat Shelter March 31

March 28th 2019

Cat Cabaret at Magic Bag to Benefit Ferndale Cat Shelter March 31 The 3rd Annual Cat Cabaret (Sponsored by Toms Oyster Bar & Ale Mary’s Beer Hall Royal Oak) to benefit the Ferndale Cat Shelter & Catfe Lounge returns to the Magic Bag in Ferndale from 6p-10p on Sunday, March 31, 2019. Featuring talent by: […]

Cats in the Office are Part of Rose Township Charm

February 10th 2019

Cats in the Office are Part of Rose Township Charm Rose Township Offices (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 10, 2019) Rose Township, MI- Rose Township Supervisor Dianne Scheib-Snider is “not a cat person,” but when she became Township Supervisor in 2016 she found herself being “office mom” to a pair of somewhat friendly felines – appropriately […]

Puppy Yoga to Benefit Make a Difference Rescue Feb. 9 in Ferndale

February 3rd 2019

Puppy Yoga to Benefit Make a Difference Rescue Feb. 9 in Ferndale (Ananda Ferndale, event listing) Ferndale, MI – Our Ananda Ferndale yoga teachers, three of whom are also professional dog walkers, are thrilled to be teaming up with Make a Difference Rescue! Together, we are offering a feel-good experience to support the rescue during […]

Survivors of Violence Need Not Leave Beloved Pets Behind

February 1st 2019

Survivors of Violence Need Not Leave Beloved Pets Behind (Lara Mossa, Feb. 2, 2019) PONTIAC, MI – It was 2001. Dr. Tracy Thompson knew she had to do something. Thompson had only the clothes on her back and a hastily-packed suitcase when she left her husband. He had tried to hold her against her will […]

Detroit Zoo Closed Wednesday, Possibly Thursday, Due to Cold

January 29th 2019

Detroit Zoo Closed Wednesday, Possibly Thursday, Due to Cold (Detroit Zoological Society, Jan. 29, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- While Michigan is under a state of emergency due to the extreme cold temperatures, the Detroit Zoo and Belle Isle Nature Center will be closed to guests on Wednesday, January 30. Both facilities may be closed as […]

Dog Show to Benefit Birmingham Youth Assistance Feb. 3

January 21st 2019

Dog Show to Benefit Birmingham Youth Assistance Feb. 3  Birmingham, MI- Attention all kids aged 4-14!  Do you have a dog with the Waggiest Tail? Could yours have the best trick? Then we want to see you and your pooch at the Birmingham Youth Assistance Kids Dog Show! The show begins at 1pm on Sunday, […]