(Photo: Michigan Humane Society, File)

Pets Of The Week: Hungry For Home

It’s a great time to cuddle up at home with a furry friend, preferably one who’s soft and sweet and loves to cuddle on your lap.

CBS Detroit–11/16/2012

(Photo: Detroit Dog Rescue) Detroit Dog Rescue, along with Guardians of Rescue, are setting up a pet food distribution and vetting site on Staten Island at the corner of Midland Ave. and Moreland Street.

Detroit Dog Rescue Brings Supplies To Sandy Victims

Detroit Dog Rescue transported nearly four tons of food in a 26-foot Ryder truck from Detroit to Staten Island, New York.

CBS Detroit–11/13/2012

(Photo: Michigan Humane Society)

Pets Of The Week: Sparklers

Whether you’re a fan of big dogs or little dogs, fully grown or half-pints — or even cats — we’ve got a new forever friend for you this week.

CBS Detroit–11/09/2012

(Photo: Michigan Humane Society)

Pets Of The Week: Oughta Be In Pictures

Lucy, the 7-year-old Beagle/Shepherd mix with a huge grin, is fully grown at 56 pounds and is a very smart and active older lady.

CBS Detroit–10/19/2012


Pets Of The Week: The Ears Have It

Take for instance little Meka, a winner with adorably large ears who’s looking for a forever home.

CBS Detroit–10/12/2012

Rudy at MHS

Kitty Rescued From Drainpipe Finds ‘Furrever’ Home

A delicate ginger cat saved in August during a harrowing rescue by the Michigan Humane Society truly has nine lives — and now he gets to live out the rest of them in comfort.

CBS Detroit–10/10/2012

Photo courtesy Michigan Humane Society.

Pets Of The Week: Smiles Galore

There’s one thing that would make them smile even bigger: A forever home!

CBS Detroit–09/28/2012

Hundreds of dogs, cats, puppies and kittens will be available for immediate adoption at the largest off-site adoption event in the country during the annual "Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo" event.(credit:

Meet Your Best Friend At The Detroit Zoo This Weekend

Hundreds of dogs, cats, puppies and kittens will be available for immediate adoption to loving homes at one of the nation’s largest off-site companion animal adoption events.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2012

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Fighter Dons Gloves One Last Time — For A Good Cause

In addition to raising awareness of animal cruelty, the funds will be used to support MHS’ free pit bull sterilization program, launched earlier this year, which provides local animal welfare groups and pit bull owners with certificates providing free spay or neuter surgery of pit bull-type dog.

CBS Detroit–09/06/2012

(Photo: Michigan Humane Society)

Pets Of The Week: Gaze Into Their Eyes

From green-eyed fluff to Kara and Cleveland with the biggest brown eyes you’ve ever seen, they have the kind of gaze that’s hard to resist.

CBS Detroit–08/30/2012