Michigan Humane Society
Officers responded to a complaint and found a male, blue pit-bull mix with a heavy chain embedded into its neck.
The dog is now ready for a new home after recovering from smoke inhalation.
MHS says it will cost $15.5 million to build the 34,000-square-foot facility.
The new facility would be just blocks away from the group’s current Detroit shelter, where they’ve been since the 1920s.
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.
Ribbon is at the Michigan Humane Society, hoping her forever family comes by to scoop her up.
She couldn’t eat and could barely breathe, but a lucky dog’s tail is once again wagging after a rescue in Detroit.
Animal lovers interested in volunteering opportunities in the Detroit area have many organizations to choose from.
“It is always disheartening when people make the choice to abandon their animals, leaving them at great risk.”
The passerby was alerted to the dog’s presence when he heard whimpering coming from the trash can.