Pet of the Week

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Pamper Paulie D
Paulie D is a buff/tabby mix American shorthair kitten. He is cute and sweet.

Bring Beauty home
Beauty is an adult female Himalayan/Siamese mix. She prefers a home without children.

Rescue Rambo
Rambo is a small adult male rat terrier who has been at the shelter for a long time. He needs a loving home to call his own. He is very affectionate and gets along well with people and other dogs.

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. A microchip is included in the adoption price. For more information call the shelter at (313) 282-6173 or go to