Pets of the Week

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Prince looking for kingdom
With a gray and black fur pattern similar to an ocelot’s, Prince is a 16-week-old American shorthair brown tabby found in Lincoln Park.

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Fluffy fur ball needs home
Logan, a playful 16-week-old black and white American shorthair mix, was found as a stray outside an Allen Park apartment complex. He is neutered.

Photos by Chris Jackett

Photos by Chris Jackett


Eyes of gold
Another 16-week-old Allen Park stray, Slade is a ball of energy. The only thing scary about this thin, black American shorthair mix is how much fun he is.

The Allen Park Animal Shelter, 16850 Southfield Road, is housed at the rear of a large blue building north of the City Hall parking lot. Shelter hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Thursday, Friday and noon to 3 p.m. Tuesday. The shelter is closed Wednesdays. Cat adoptions cost $35 and dog adoptions cost $45, both of which include adoption fees. Animals have been spayed/neutered through a state grant and tested for feline leukemia/AIDS and canine heartworm disease. Adopters receive a discount certificate for post-adoption veterinary care at Dix Animal Hospital, 1127 Dix in Lincoln Park. For more information call the shelter at (313) 282-6173 or go to www.petfinder.com/shelters/allenpark.html.