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Fido Does Ferndale Oct. 19

October 11th 2017

Fido Does Ferndale Oct. 19 Ferndale, MI – Downtown Ferndale goes to the dogs on Thursday, October 19 when Fido Does Ferndale takes over the district with canine activities, vendors and doggone good fun. The fun event happens from 5-8 pm throughout downtown with headquarters at Schiffer Park (Planavon & West Nine Mile). The event […]

Oakland County Celebrates New Animal Shelter and Adoption Center

October 6th 2017

Oakland County Celebrates New Animal Shelter and Adoption Center (Cheryl Weiss, Oct. 6, 2017) Pontiac, MI – Oakland County’s stray and surrendered pets have a new $15.5 million state-of-the-art facility as they wait to be adopted to their forever families.  The Oakland County Animal Shelter and Pet Adoption Center held their grand opening on Wednesday, […]

Doggies Get Wrapped up in Claws and Paws Event

May 21st 2017

Doggies Get Wrapped up in Claws and Paws Event (Mark H. Stowers, May 21, 2017) Clawson, MI – Clawson City Park went to the dogs on Saturday. The 12th Annual Claws and Paws Event was sponsored by the Clawson Chamber of Commerce and brought out dozens of four legged friends to experience the action. Sponsors […]

Dinner with Your Dog Event at Omara’s to Support Adoptions May 21

May 13th 2017

Dinner with Your Dog Event at Omara’s to Support Adoptions May 21 (EVENT page) Berkley, MI – Berkley, MI – O’Mara’s Irish Pub along with Almost Home (No Kill Animal Shelter of Southfield) and Pet Supplies Plus (Royal Oak) Present:  The 4th Annual DINNER WITH YOUR DOG. Sunday-May 21st, 2017. 6:00pm-9:00pm at O’Mara’s Irish Pub […]

15 Adorable Animals Looking for a Home

February 14th 2017

15 Adorable Animals Looking for a Home (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2017) Auburn Hills, MI – This Valentine’s Day there are many animals throughout Oakland County that are in need of homes. The Oakland County Pet Adoption Center has dogs and cats available.  There are also numerous pit bull mixes that are only available […]

Holly Residents Discuss Dog Park Options

December 11th 2016

Holly Residents Discuss Dog Park Options (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 11, 2016) Holly, MI – Two dozen residents came to a town hall meeting Saturday in Holly to discuss potential plans for turning Cyclone Park into a dog park.  Most of the residents were upset about the plans, though the meeting led to several new […]

Volunteers Hope to Turn Cyclone Park into a Dog Park in Holly

October 12th 2016

Volunteers Hope to Turn Cyclone Park into a Dog Park in Holly (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 12, 2016) Holly, MI – Plans are in the works to turn Cyclone Park in the Village of Holly into a dog park. The Village Council voted Tuesday to allow an ad hoc committee of the Parks Commission to […]

Michigan Pet Fund Alliance Conference Sept. 15-16 in Flint

September 3rd 2016

Michigan Pet Fund Alliance Conference Sept. 15-16 in Flint (Event Page) Companion animal advocates, shelter workers and rescue volunteers, policy makers and community members will gather at the Holiday Inn Gateway Centre in Flint on Thursday and Friday, Sept.  15 and 16, for the Michigan Pet Fund Alliance (MPFA) biennial Getting to the Goal No […]

Claws and Paws Brings Doggie Fans Together

May 22nd 2016

Claws and Paws Brings Doggie Fans Together (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 22, 2016) Clawson, MI – Jennifer Seidl of Farmington found Bat Girl tied to the fence of a shelter in Redford with a little black cat at her side, also tied.  The ebony colored bulldog with large ears that look like bat wings had […]

Claws & Paws in Clawson Run/Walk Adoption Event May 21

April 24th 2016

Claws & Paws in Clawson Run/Walk Adoption Event May 21 (EVENT page Clawson, MI –  11TH ANNUAL 2 MILE PET RUN/WALK  FOR HOMELESS ANIMALS PET FAIR/PET ADOPTION May 21, 2016 Clawson City Park to register or sponsor online at  http://www.planetReg.com/E3491757177677 For more info or to register by mail  www.clawsonclawspaws.com   micro chipping vaccinations licenses raffle […]