Officials say the large-breed dogs and puppies, mainly poodle mixes, were being sold online.
Workers involved in blight elimination efforts in Flint found 12 dead dogs dumped in the middle of a street in trash bags.
A local animal shelter is urging the community to contact a state representative about banning gas chambers for euthanizing dogs and cats in Michigan.
The Dog Law has been on the books for 95 years.
The event, held Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., will showcase pets that are often overlooked for adoption.
An 82-year-old woman and a 44-year-old man have been charged after three dogs were found dead in a large trash bin behind a shoe store.
Puppies were given oxygen by Comstock Township firefighters.
Authorities took the animals amid an investigation into three dead dogs that were found frozen Sunday in a trash bin behind a Payless shoe store.
They’re warmer than a sweater, sweeter than candy — and are definitely a gift that will keep giving all year ’round.
Every cage is full at the Dearborn Animal Shelter.