Humane Society


Pets Of The Week: Get Yours Today

Here are five pets ready and waiting at Michigan Humane Society shelters for a new forever home.

CBS Detroit–09/21/2011

Say hello to Annabelle!  Photo by Heidi Waeschle-Gabel.

Pets Of The Week: Want To Bring One Home?

Annabelle the adorable terrier and Caesar the calm and collected kitty are just two of the hundreds of animals available for adoption through the Michigan Humane Society.

CBS Detroit–08/31/2011

Porkchop  (Credit: Facebook Detroit dog rescue)

Reward For Info On Brutal Wounding Of Dog

It’s a horrific act that has left one Detroit dog fighting for his life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2011

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

The Michigan Humane Society is looking for volunteers for their 'Catch-Neuter-Release' initiative. (Credit:iStockPhoto)

Humane Society Launches ‘Feral Cat Initiative’

A new program being launched by the Michigan Humane Society will reduce the number of homeless cats and provide much-needed care.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2011


Weekend Events In Metro Detroit

Looking for something new to do this weekend? Well you don’t have to look any further.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2011

MHS staff member Jessica Marshall holds Cider, a 3-year-old Chihuahua, on Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at MHS’ Detroit Center for Animal Care. Cider was found Tuesday, March 15, in a trash container on the east side of Detroit. (Photo/

Reward Offered After Dog Was Found In Trash Can

A $1,000 reward is offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons who intentionally threw a Chihuahua into a trash container.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2011

WWJ File Photo

77 Cats Too Much For Michigan Man

Humane Society workers say they are caring for 77 cats after a West Branch man who was spending $300 a week on food and kitty litter realized that he could no longer keep up with them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2011


Billboards Show Burned Dog In Unsolved Cruelty Case

The Michigan Humane Society hopes erecting billboards showing photos of a burned dog will compel someone to come forward with information about who set that dog on fire last Halloween.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2011


Cold Weather Deadly For Pets Left Outside

As brutally cold temperatures persist in the metro Detroit area, the Michigan Humane Society’s Cruelty Investigators are responding to an extremely high number of cold weather-related animal cruelty calls.