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No Fee to Adopt Cats or Dogs on Saturday April 29

April 23rd 2017

No Fee to Adopt Cats or Dogs on Saturday April 29 (Oakland County Animal Adoption Center, April 25, 2017) Auburn Hills, Mich. – County Executive L. Brooks Patterson is urging Oakland County families to adopt a pet at Oakland County Animal Shelter & Pet Adoption Center during the “Empty the Shelters” event on Saturday, April […]

Cat Cabaret at Magic Bag to Fund Ferndale Cat Shelter Feb. 12

January 10th 2017

Cat Cabaret at Magic Bag to Fund Ferndale Cat Shelter Feb. 12 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI—Ferndale Cat Shelter (FCS) and Catfé Lounge will be hosting a “Cat Cabaret” on  Sunday, Feb. 12 to raise funds for their various programs. The event will run between 6 and 10 p.m. at The Magic Bag in Ferndale and […]

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 […]

Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo Sept. 16-17

August 28th 2016

Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo Sept. 16-17 (Event Page) ROYAL OAK, MI. – The Detroit Zoological Society and Michigan Humane Society, in collaboration with more than 30 local animal welfare organizations, will host the fall 2016 Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo Friday, Sept. 16, 1 to 7 p.m., and Saturday, Sept. […]

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 […]

Madison Hts. Fire Dept. Gets Donation of Oxygen Masks for Pets

April 8th 2016

Madison Hts. Fire Dept. Gets Donation of Oxygen Masks for Pets (Paws for Life, April 8, 2016) Madison Heights, MI – Paws for Life Rescue recently donated two pet oxygen masks to the Madison Heights Fire Department. “Industry sources estimate 40,000 to 150,000 pets die each year in fires,” said Courtney Protz-Sanders, executive director of […]

Dog Aide Event Combines Mead, Fundraising, & Animal First Aid Dec. 12

December 7th 2015

Dog Aide Event Combines Mead, Fundraising, & Animal First Aid Dec. 12 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Paws for the Dog Aide Cause, Saturday Dec. 12 from 1pm to 5pm B. Nektar Meadery 1511 Jarvis, Ferndale, MI 48220 Save 1 CPR has gone to the dogs! Come join us in raising money for a great […]

Ferndale: How to Select the Right Dog for You Dec. 9

November 28th 2015

Ferndale: How to Select the Right Dog for You Dec. 9 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Wed. Dec. 9, 2015, 6:30pm Ferndale Area District Library 222 E. 9 Mile Road, Ferndale, MI 48220. It’s a tough choice when you want to find the right four-legged best friend. The Ferndale Library has partnered with Fido Personal […]

Putting Pet Safety First Over the 4th of July

July 1st 2015

Putting Pet Safety First Over the 4th of July (Michigan Dept. of Agriculture and Rural Development Press Release, July 1, 2015) Every year Michigan families look forward to celebrating the Fourth of July with picnics, time on the Great Lakes and the traditional fireworks. However, the furry members of your family might not look forward […]