Pets of the Week

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Sweet like Candy
A 2-year-old Chinese shar-pei bull terrier mix, Candy is not to be confused with a pit bull. She is a friendly, experienced mother who won the Wyandotte Street Art Fair’s photo contest earlier this month over dozens of other local pets.

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Panda bamboozled by long stay
One of the shelter’s most long-term residents, Panda is a black American shorthair tabby who is fully spayed and up to date on her vaccinations. She is about 2 years old.

Photos by Chris Jackett

Photos by Chris Jackett


Chatty Roxie needs a home
With her white paws, this mitted American shorthair tabby is very talkative and cuddly. She is about 3 years old and was discovered as a stray when she walked into the pound and recycling center complex on her own. Roxie’s front two paws are declawed.

Dog adoption fees are $85 and cat adoption fees are $60 (both in cash). Fees include spaying or neutering, first distemper vaccine and a rabies vaccine if the animal is old enough. The Wyandotte Animal Pound is at 1170 Grove, west of 11th Street. Adoption hours are 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday. For more information call (734) 324-4445 or go to www.petfinder.com/shelters/MI363.html.