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Begin your search here! Discover the benefits of adopting from us, then search our list of available pets to find your new best friend!

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There are many ways you can support our mission to help homeless animals get a second chance. Learn how you can help!

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Make a difference...volunteer to help us improve the lives of our animals until they find a home. Check out our volunteer opportunities!

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Third Annual Doggie Dash-Saturday, September 16th

Join us for our Third Annual Doggie Dash on Saturday, September 16th at Kensington Park for a fun-filled morning for the whole family at one of our biggest events of the year, with a range of activities, including: Dog-friendly 5K fun run Leisurely 1-mile walk Celebration of HSLC alumni pets Activities for the kids including a Kids’ Sprint […]

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New Surgical Unit!

We are so pleased to let you know that our new surgical unit of the vet room is now up and working The new space that expands into the vet room has been re-purposed from one of our former intake rooms for dogs. The funds were generously donated through an estate gift from Harry and Beth Lawrenz. […]

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We Are Now Offering Spay/Neuter Services In-house!

We are now offering low cost, high-quality spay and neuter services in-house with our own staff veterinarians!  Appointments can be scheduled Mondays,Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Call 517-552-8050 to set up your appointment. Refer to our Spay/Neuter Services page on the menu for further details and pricing. Please note that after October 1st, our prices for spay and neutering […]

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Meet Pork Chop and Applesauce – Happy Adoption Update!

We are Pork Chop and Applesauce, two VERY SPECIAL kittens who were rescued from the streets in separate situations, but both in dire need of medical care and brought to our shelter where we were treated, loved, and became best friends! We LOVE to play and rough-house together as ‘brothers’ do, sleep together, and find […]

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Fall In Love With Fostering!

Our foster families are truly superheroes! They fulfill a critical component of our life-saving work by extending the best possible care beyond the capabilities within our shelter. By fostering, you can potentially help even more animals find permanent homes than you could possibly adopt yourself! We have many types of fostering needs throughout the year […]

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