Pet of the Week

Lucky Lady
Lady is a black and white tuxedo adult female American shorthair who has been at the shelter for a few weeks. She is sweet and friendly.

Shady shines
Shady is a black and white American longhair who is less than 6 months old. She has been at the shelter for about a month and came from Lincoln Park.

Photos by Andrea Poteet

Make Morgan your friend
Morgan, a brown tabby American shorthair, is a 1- to 8-year-old male who has been at the shelter since Feb. 11. He is sweet and outgoing.

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. 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