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Volunteer at the Michigan Humane Society.
500+ Animals in our Care
Every day, MHS cares for 500+ dogs, cats and other animals.
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Positive Start: Dog Training
To provide structured quiet time, reward-based training, and social time with people and other dogs (when appropriate) to help to reduce stress in dogs.
Blind Dog Needs New Home
Murdock, a 4-year-old Shih Tzu, found a new home after months of care at MHS.
Abandoned dog found with ingrown nails rescued by MHS
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Daffy Duck Rescued from Detroit High-Rise
The injured mallard will be receiving care at MHS before being transferred to a wildlife rehabilitator
500+ Animals in Our Care
Every day, the Michigan Humane Society cares for upwards of 500 dogs, cats and other animals.
All I Want is Love.
When the phone call came in to the Michigan Humane Society, we were told that a dog had been hit by a car and left on the side of the road.
Honor Your Pet This Holiday
Give hope to homeless animals this holiday season! Make a gift in honor of of a pet, past or present, and help save a life.
Reward for Information on Dog Found in Garbage Can
MHS is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual(s) responsible for leaving a young Pomeranian mix dog in a garbage can in the 19000 block of Harned on Detroit’s East Side.
The MHS Emergency Rescue team was called out to an urgent situation - a kitten running loose on the freeway.
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MHS' New Facility
Our new location in Detroit offers improved and highly progressive animal housing, an expanded veterinary center, and a community dog park. Check it out!
Feline Low-Cost Spay/Neuter
$50 per male, $65 per female, price includes the procedure, hospitalization, and anesthesia.
March for Animals
Join us with or without your pet at one or more of this year's fundraising walks to support homeless animals in Michigan.
The Michigan Humane Society (MHS) is the largest and oldest animal welfare organization in the state.
MHS is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
Contributions to MHS are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.
Our tax identification number is 38-1358206.
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