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Beyond Cats and Dogs, a Menagerie of Less Obvious Rescue Pets

August 27th 2019

Dogs and cats are great, but sometimes families in Oakland County want a little something different as their pet. Those families are in luck…

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 […]

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?  […]

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 […]

Free Adoption Day at Oakland County Pet Adoption Center Oct. 6

October 4th 2018

Free Adoption Day at Oakland County Pet Adoption Center Oct. 6 This Saturday is the Bissell Empty the Shelter FREE Adoption Event at Oakland County Pet Adoption Center. Pontiac, MI- The event is from 10 am till 4 pm at our shelter located at 1200 N. Telegraph Rd (building 42 East) in Pontiac. Join us […]

Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo September 14-15

September 3rd 2018

Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo September 14-15 Royal Oak, Huntington Woods, MI- Hundreds of dogs, cats, puppies, kittens available for immediate adoption The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) and Michigan Humane Society (MHS), in collaboration with more than 20 local animal welfare organizations, will co-host the fall 2018 Meet Your Best Friend at the […]

Pops for Italian Introducing Cooled “DogSpot” House so Pets Can Wait Safely

June 22nd 2018

Pops for Italian Introducing Cooled “DogSpot” House so Pets Can Wait Safely   (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 22, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Ever wish you could pop into a store or have a nice Italian dinner, but not sure what to do with the pooch you’ve been walking?  Well, Pops for Italian in Downtown Ferndale […]

Kitten Saved Using Jaws of Life Will be Available to Adopt

May 23rd 2018

Kitten Saved Using Jaws of Life Will be Available to Adopt (Michigan Animal Rescue League, May 23, 2018)  Waterford, Pontiac, MI– The Waterford Regional Fire Department responded to a call about a small kitten stuck in an air conditioning unit on Tuesday, May 22.  The kitten had wedged itself into a tiny hole in the […]

Hazel Park Police Investigating Cat Deaths

May 19th 2018

Hazel Park Police Investigating Cat Deaths (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 19, 2018) Hazel Park, MI – Three cats were found bludgeoned to death and left on Evelyn Street near Caledonia in Hazel Park Thursday evening. Police are not releasing details as the investigation is still ongoing, but they have assigned a detective to the case.  […]

Claws & Paws Pet Themed Event Oct. 6 in Clawson

May 18th 2018

Claws & Paws Pet Themed Event Oct. 6 in Clawson Claws & Paws is an annual event hosted by the Clawson Chamber of Commerce that raises money and awareness for animal rescue organizations, as well as contributes to scholarships for graduating Clawson seniors and the Clawson Food Pantry. This year’s event is Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 10 […]