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Detroit Dog Rescue Gets Approval To Become City’s First No-Kill Animal Shelter

DDR is known for taking in troubled animals that most people regard as unadoptable.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2015

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Homes Sought For 112 Cats After Stray Problem Spins Out Of Control

This was not a case of neglect, or hoarding — it was just biology…

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2015

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Seeking Funds For Facility, Hazel Park Man Runs Animal Rescue Through His Home

Barry Duchene opened a no-kill animal rescue named New Directions in Hazel Park, which he is running out of his home because he is unable to afford a building to house animals in.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015

Artist Rendering of the Detroit Center for Animal Care. (Credit: Michigan Humane Society)

Michigan Humane Society Wants To Build New Animal Care Center In Detroit

The new facility would be just blocks away from the group’s current Detroit shelter, where they’ve been since the 1920s.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/18/2014

Nearly 200 Animals Need Homes After Hillsdale Humane Society Forced To Close

Attention animal lovers: A no-kill animal shelter facing financial troubles needs your help.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2013

German shephard dog laying

Humane Society Facing Questions Over Euthanasia Rate

The number of animals that are euthanized is causing a shake-up at the Michigan Humane Society – four board members have resigned


Koda the Malamute, for whom "Koda's Law" is named after.

Humane Society Advocates Laws To Protect Shelter Pets

Humane Society officials were at the State Capital lobbying lawmakers to approve legislation designed to make laws more humane toward shelter pets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2011

Mutt Strut

Bring Out The Pups For Metro Detroit’s ‘Mutt Strut’

Metro Detroit’s sixth annual Mutt Strut and Pet Expo will take place, rain or shine, on Saturday, May 14 and Sunday, May 15.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2011

Animal Cruelty Case In Oakland County

Authorities say 13 horses, including some that were emaciated, have been confiscated from an Oakland County farm.