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Michigan Humane Society

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.

03/21/2014

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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

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Humane Society Offers $2,500 Reward For Info Related To Small, White Dog Found In Trash

The passerby was alerted to the dog’s presence when he heard whimpering coming from the trash can.

CBS Detroit–03/14/2014

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Dog Adopted From Michigan Shelter Saves Families’ Lives 2 Weeks Later

“When she turned the light on, she saw Hunter sitting next to the stove, and noticed that one of the gas stove burners was on low, without a flame, causing gas to leak into the house,” MHS staffers said in the release.

CBS Detroit–03/12/2014

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Humane Society Looking For A Home For Dancer, Prancer And Santa Paws

The Humane Society gave them Christmas-worthy names in the hopes that someone will bring them home before the New Year.

CBS Detroit–12/24/2013

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Pets Of The Week: Holiday Companions

They’re warmer than a sweater, sweeter than candy — and are definitely a gift that will keep giving all year ’round.

CBS Detroit–12/13/2013

Pet Food Drive Helps Struggling Families Keep Their 4-Legged Friends

The Michigan Humane Society has organized their third annual Holiday Pet Food Drive to help low-income pet owners keep their pets during difficult economic times.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2013

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Keep Pets Safe On Thanksgiving

Turkey bones, chicken bones and ham bones can splinter and cause the intestinal track to become perforated.

CBS Detroit–11/28/2013

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