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Bandit (photo: Michigan Humane Society)

Dog Found Shot In Leg; $2500 Reward Offered For Info Leading To Conviction

A $2,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction anyone who is responsible for shooting a dog found near Lahser and Midland on Detroit’s west side on Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2015

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Dog Found In Lansing With Chain In Neck; Authorities Offering $2,500 Reward For Info

Officers responded to a complaint and found a male, blue pit-bull mix with a heavy chain embedded into its neck.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2015

Curtis the dog (Credit: Michigan Humane Society)

Detroit Firefighters Save Dog From House Fire With Help Of Humane Society [VIDEO]

The dog is now ready for a new home after recovering from smoke inhalation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2015

Sheltie-mix puppies Brownie and Brandy are ready to play! (WWJ Photo/S.L. Stoddart)

Humane Society Getting $2M Toward Detroit Animal Care Center

MHS says it will cost $15.5 million to build the 34,000-square-foot facility.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2014

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

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Reward Offered For Tips In Puppy Killing During Mugging In Detroit

The Michigan Humane Society is offering $2,500 for information leading to an arrest of the person responsible for the senseless killing of a puppy on Detroit’s west side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2014

Meet Ribbon! This 5-year-old Pit Bull terrier is a sweet and loving girl. She may take a little while to warm up, but it is well worth your patience! The adoption fee includes sterilization, age-appropriate vaccinations, the MHS Adoption Guarantee and much more. For more information, visit or call the MHS Detroit Center for Animal Care at (313) 872-3400 and provide the pet ID number,  781881.

Fourth Fun! Pets Of The Week

Ribbon is at the Michigan Humane Society, hoping her forever family comes by to scoop her up.

CBS Detroit–07/04/2014

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Dog With Head Stuck In Jar Rescued From Abandoned Detroit Home

She couldn’t eat and could barely breathe, but a lucky dog’s tail is once again wagging after a rescue in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–06/25/2014

Volunteer puppy raiser Nan Nellenbach picks up "Joy," the 50th puppy she will be raising for Leader Dogs for the Blind. (Credit: Leader Dogs for the Blind/Facebook Photo)

Best Volunteer Opportunities For Animal Lovers In Metro Detroit

Animal lovers interested in volunteering opportunities in the Detroit area have many organizations to choose from.


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Five Adorable Puppies Rescued From A Plastic Bin On Side Of The Road In Detroit

“It is always disheartening when people make the choice to abandon their animals, leaving them at great risk.”

CBS Detroit–03/20/2014