Animals/Pets

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?

UPDATE: German Shepherd That Ran From Crash in Farmington Hills FOUND

March 24th 2021

Following the accident, a dog who belongs to one of the truck’s occupants ran from the vehicle.

March 29 – April 3 – Bunnyville at The Detroit Zoo

March 18th 2021

Bunnyville will take place over six days instead of two, and members will have the opportunity to book reservations for members-only hours from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. each day of the event.

Michigan Pet Alliance Seeking CEO

March 8th 2021

Applicants must live in Michigan, have a flexible schedule, be able to work from home, and be able to travel to other parts of the state and to Lansing on short notice.

Video Break: Friendly Ostrich Waving at the Detroit Zoo

February 20th 2021

He was offered sanctuary at the Detroit Zoo in 2015 because the Zoo could provide an even larger habitat for him

Video Break: Lion Cub Playing with Stick

February 7th 2021

Cathy Franklin recently captured video of the adorable cub chomping on a stick.

From 120,000 Deaths to 91% Saves, No-Kill Efforts Working…

January 17th 2021

Shelters in Oakland County collectively reached over 90% live release rate, with several organizations reaching 98% or higher.

Video Break: Two and a Half Minutes of a Tiger Grooming Itself

January 16th 2021

We caught one of the trio getting all primped and ready to see guests one morning in early January…

Baby Lion Born at Detroit Zoo Getting Closer to Joining the Pride

December 22nd 2020

To prepare Binti for life with her future pride, the recorded sounds and scents of the adult lions were introduced into her incubator.