Pet of the Week

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Juliet looking for love
As a black and orange calico American medium hair cat, Juliet has a unique look about her. A Lincoln Park stray, she also tested negative for feline leukemia/AIDS.

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Mixed breed still young at heart
Samuel is a 4-year-old stray male found in Allen Park. He is a loving black Labrador/shar-pei mix who is fixed and loves to be outdoors.

Photos by Chris Jackett

Photos by Chris Jackett


Beagle looking for new playmates
A 3-year-old brown beagle, Mustafon was found as a stray in Allen Park. He is heartworm negative and loves to run around.

The Allen Park Animal Shelter, 16850 Southfield Road, is housed at the rear of a large blue building in the northeast portion 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 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.