Animals/Pets

Hazel Park Shelter Gets TNR Grant

April 29th 2020

Hazel Park began their TNR program in 2018 and has helped 200 cats so far.

Family of Foxes Brings Joy Amid COVID Crisis

April 28th 2020

He’s been watching and photographing a family of foxes that love to frolic in the nearby field.

Liven Up Video Meetings w/a Cat or Dog from Mich. Animal Rescue League

April 23rd 2020

Proceeds from the call cameos will directly benefit the countless dogs and cats who arrive at MARL’s doors in need. 

Ferndale Elks Bond w/ T-Rex Parades, Happy Hour Zooms, & Helping Others

April 21st 2020

So of course a parade of interesting creatures seemed like a good idea! 

Pet Adoptions & Other County Animal Services Available Only by Appointment

March 16th 2020

The Oakland County Animal Shelter and Pet Adoption Center is requiring the public to make an appointment if they wish to adopt a pet or surrender an animal.

The Fox in the Ferndale Courtyard

February 21st 2020

Because the fox was on an extended stay, the courtyard was closed to students and staff who can traverse it,

Oh Deer: Rochester Police Dash Cam Captures Special 5k Runners

January 21st 2020

But Sunday’s race was even more special thanks to some unexpected runners caught on tape.

VIDEO: Bald Eagle Swims and Soars at Great Lakes National Cemetery

January 7th 2020

The eagle did a breast stroke through the water, rested, and then soared off towards the nearby woods. And by pure luck here’s the video…

Here’s How Local Cat Rescues Can Apply for TNR Program Grant

January 6th 2020

The grant opportunity is open to Michigan animal shelters and rescue organizations to launch a new Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) program to save outdoor cats.

County Animal Shelter Making Changes as Supervisor Recovers from Dog Attack

January 3rd 2020

“The incident has been very traumatic for each and everyone one of us working at the shelter,” Animal Control Manager Robert Gatt said.