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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 […]

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 […]

Jake the Pitt Bull Gets Another Chance Thanks to Social Media

October 10th 2018

  Jake the Pitt Bull Gets Another Chance Thanks to Social Media (Cheryl Weiss, Oct. 10, 2018) Jake is a very lucky dog.  The silver, gray and white pit bull’s story made the rounds this week on social media, and he was spared from euthanasia. Oakland County Animal Control and Adoption Center works to place […]

Waterford Oaks Dog Swim Sept 8

August 20th 2018

Waterford Oaks Dog Swim Sept 8 Waterford, MI – Waterford Oaks Water Park is hosting their annual Bow Wow Dog Swim on Saturday, Sept. 8 from noon to 2:50pm. There are contests for Best Wet Look and Best Swimsuit. All dogs must have valid Michigan dog license along with proof of current vaccinations. Time slots […]

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 […]

War Dogs Memorial Provides Resting Place for Valiant Canines

August 27th 2017

War Dogs Memorial Provides Resting Place for Valiant Canines (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 27, 2017) Lyon Township, MI – Though dogs are often known as man’s best friend, they can also be some of the strongest tools for staying safe in battles, discovering bombs and drugs, leading the blind, comforting the ill and many other […]

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 […]

Follow up on Buddy, the Lost Maltese

August 30th 2012

The Maltese is now staying with me here in Pleasant Ridge. Thanks to Dr. Burke of Little Friends of Ferndale and donations from a few Pleasant Ridge residents, he is getting the care he needs. He has been on antibiotics for an infection. He also is extremely matted and will need to be shaved down with the use of anesthesia He is adjusting well and gets along great with my two dogs and two cats. He is a very sweet, affectionate dog.

Pooch Found in Pleasant Ridge

November 21st 2011

Pleasant Ridge Police found this little dog near Woodward Heights Sunday night. If it is yours or you know who it belongs to, please contact the Pleasant Ridge Police at 248-541-2900.

Cat Missing from Allen & W. Marshall

October 17th 2011

The Ignash Family is missing a striped Tabby named Kwyibo. The “inside” cat got out on Oct 16 and has not returned.