Animals/Pets

Golden Retrievers Gather for Swimming At Orion Oaks Dog Park

September 13th 2021

A portion of Lake Sixteen is set aside for playing, with a large dock and ramps that are perfect for jumping in and walking out of the refreshing water.

Sept. 18 – Pet Vaccination Clinic at Independence Oaks

September 13th 2021

Services will include $10 vaccinations for dogs and cats, $20 microchips, $20 heartworm tests and other preventative treatments including flea prevention and dewormer.

Sept. 11-12 – Barktoberfest at Royal Oak’s Memorial Park

September 1st 2021

Barktoberfest encourages you to leash up your pooch pal and come out to enjoy a locally brewed beer, food and live music while you browse vendor booths with everything from…

Dozens of Animals Rescued from Dangerous Conditions in Independence Township

August 26th 2021

This case remains under investigation. When complete, animal control officers will present the results to the Oakland County Prosecutor’s Officer for review and consideration of criminal charges.

Rare White Monarch Graces Orion Oaks Park (video)

August 4th 2021

The wings are more opaque than other monarchs as well, due to lack of pigment, adding to the effect

White Raccoons Unmasked: Grand Blanc Man Befriends Rare Albino Family

July 17th 2021

He’s be-friended a family of raccoons with a genetic mutation that makes their fur white and their eyes pink.

Waterford Firefighters Rescue Kitten From Tree in Pontiac

June 30th 2021

The kitten was saved near Colony Lane and E. Walton in Pontiac where the department provides services.

Video: Baby Ducks Saved from Roadway in Orchard Lake

May 16th 2021

Either way, thanks to three strangers coming together, the five little ducklings are safe.

Michigan Animal Rescue League Hosting Celebrity Pet of the Year Contest

April 24th 2021

The dog and cat who get the most votes by midnight EDT on May 24th , 2021 are the winners!

Video Break: Five Minutes of Red Pandas Playing

March 27th 2021

Want to spend five minutes watching adorable red pandas climbing, running, and doing things red pandas do?