Pet of the Week

Photos courtesy of Petfinder


‘Great’ Dane
Dane is an adult male hound/Rottweiller mix who has been a the shelter for a few weeks. He is full of energy and need a place to play.


Pretty Pixel
Pixel is a large adult male American shorthair with unique buff and white fur. She needs a good home.


Dear David
David is a large adult American shorthair who has been at the shelter for a few weeks. He is declawed.

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 www.petfinder.com/shelters/allenpark.html.