Pet Adoption

A group of wild horses walk through a field July 7, 2005 in Eureka, Nevada. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wild Horses From West Up For Adoption In Michigan

About 40 wild horses and burros will be trucked from the West to Michigan to be offered for adoption at an event this month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2013

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Proposed Animal Abuser Registry Dropped In Michigan

A bid to make Michigan the first state with an animal abuser registry akin to one that shames and identifies sex offenders has been dropped by lawmakers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2013

Nearly 200 Animals Need Homes After Hillsdale Humane Society Forced To Close

Attention animal lovers: A no-kill animal shelter facing financial troubles needs your help.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2013

This little girl may have just met a new best friend.  At the Detroit Zoo on Saturday. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Hundreds Meet New BFF At The Detroit Zoo

The Detroit Zoo was packed Saturday with families ready to welcome a new best friend into their home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2013

Meet Your Best Friend At The Zoo

Last year, the Detroit Zoo adoption event found homes for 431 animals.


Bailey is a loving pitt bull mix that is looking for her forever home.

Almost Home Hosts Special ‘Big Dog’ Adoption Event Saturday

The Almost Home Animal Rescue League is hosting a Big Dog adoption event on Saturday, March 16 in Royal Oak. The event will feature large breed dogs of all shapes, sizes and colors that have been living in shelters for more than a year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2013

Victory (credit: Dearborn Animal Shelter)

‘Kangaroo Dog’ Getting Devices To Help Mobility

A dog that was brought to a Dearborn animal shelter with little more than stubs for front legs is getting new devices to help her mobility.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2013

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Humane Society, PetSmart Host Adoption Weekend

MHS adoption fees for cats and kittens at its PetSmart partner locations are $65 or two for $95; adoption fees for dogs over 4 months are $200; puppies and lap dogs (20 pounds or less) are $300.

CBS Detroit–02/22/2013

Victory (credit: Dearborn Animal Shelter)

Deformed ‘Kangaroo Dog’ Needs $2K Prosthesis

Officials at the Dearborn Animal Shelter say she could be easily taken for a baby kangaroo.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2013

(Photo: Michigan Humane Society)

Dearborn Shelter Offers Adoption Discounts After Animals Flood In

“Frequently, they’re not sharing that information except for the fact that they may or may not be able to continue to afford feeding the animal,” Bolton said.

CBS Detroit–12/27/2012