Friday, September 14, 2012

Find Your New BEST FRIEND!! Michigan Humane Society Partners With PetSmart For National Adoption Weekend

Pets available for adoption at three metro-area PetSmart stores this weekend

The Michigan Humane Society (MHS) is teaming up with PetSmart as part of its National Adoption Weekend, to be held September 14 through 16 at PetSmart locations across North America. In order to help more animals find loving homes, MHS will hold three off-site adoption events at Petsmart locations around metro Detroit this weekend, featuring adoptable dogs, cats, rabbits and more!

5 little ones_Ed Serecky

The adoption events will be held at the following times
 and PetSmart locations:

Friday, Sept. 14 –West Bloomfield Petsmart,
 7260 Orchard Lake Road, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 15 – Chesterfield Petsmart,
 51347 Gratiot Avenue, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 16 – Roseville Petsmart,
 20530 E. 13 Mile Road, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The adoption process mirrors that at MHS’ three adoption centers. Adoptions are on a first-come, first-served basis to qualified families, with a listing of pets available at

MHS’ adoption fees for cats and kittens at its PetSmart partner locations are $65 or two for $95; adoption fees for dogs over 4 months are $200; puppies and lap dogs (20 pounds or less) are $300. Adoption fees for small domestic animals like rabbits or guinea pigs vary by species. All dogs and cats have been spayed or neutered and received age-appropriate vaccinations. All cats have been microchipped at no additional cost. For more information, call 1-866-MHUMANE (648-6263), Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., or visit

The Michigan Humane Society is a private, nonprofit organization which cares for more than 100,000 animals each year, while working to end companion animal homelessness, provide the highest quality service and compassion to the animals entrusted to our care, and to be a leader in promoting humane values.


  1. Purring that many, many kitties find their perfect FOREVER homes!

  2. Oh goodie! Here's to LOTS of forever homes being found by lots of cats....I think it's so cool that in your area these events are a REGULAR thing. YAY PetSmart and Michigan Humane Society!

    Kitty Hugs, Sammy

  3. We wish them luck. Have a fabulous Friday.
    Best wishes Molly

  4. Awwwww we sincerely hope many many many kitties find forever homes! Take care

  5. I don't dare go near Petsmart if this is countrywide adoption. Two kitties in two years is enough for me! I love them and their entertaining antics, but no more, thank you. Tell Cody hi from Jax and Ting Ting!

  6. Oh I hope they have a great adoption and many kitties and doggies find their perfect homes. Thanks for spreading the news.

  7. @Texas I am sure that Michigan Humane and PetSmart would HUGELY appreciate that THANK YOU!!!!

  8. Paws crossed that there will be a lot of happy cats and families this weekend!


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  10. I LOVE THIS! I wish I were there to help!
    (MI is my favourite state!) And I love the "Purr MI"!

  11. Sharing. I love how local PetSmart stores allows small local rescue groups to do adoption days as well.

  12. meowloz cody; we hope all de kittehs find their forever homes during de adoptshun fest...hope ewe haza grate week oh end, peace out N rock on !!

  13. What a great event! I sure hope lots of furry babies find forever homes! :)

  14. Come on forever homes, visit the love buffet!

  15. Awwwww and Aaaarrrgh in equal measure! The first because of the squeee factor, the second because I can't adopt!! Hope it is hugely successful :))) xx

  16. Although we live very far away, we so hope that those adorable fellow creatures find a loving home, real soon.
    What we have done is put up the link to this article via various social networks.
    Pawsitive wishes and doggy kisses, Penny xx

  17. @klahanie/Penny you are THE BEST!!! Much love!!! xoxoxo THANK YOU!

    @CATachresis I feel your pain!

    @Brian "visit the love buffet" OMG classic!

    @Bassetmomma me too!

    @de tabbie we hope so too! peace and rock on back at ya!

    @Layla thanks so much. We agree...the local smaller rescues need help too and PetSmart does accommodate them!

    @McGuffy Ann Michigan is your favorite state? You poor girl!!! lol. Are you from here?

    @Maggie we sure hope so too!

  18. Look at you adorable little can anyone resist scoping you up and heading home with you. Hope you all find loving, forever homes quickly! Hugs and nose kisses

  19. Paws crossed and purr engines running.
    We hope lots of kitties find forever families!
    : ) Katie & Glogirly

  20. We love these kind of events and sure do hope it is amazingly successful!! xoxox

  21. Purring for all these sweet kitties to find their furever homes! XOXOXOXO

    Hope Cody and the Humans (okay, Dakota too) are having a good restful weekend!

  22. Do you know what I hope? I hope that there are more forever homes looking for cats than there are cats. Oh, what a wonderful world that would be. For the peeps in forever homes to be put on the waiting list. Of course, eventually, I would want them to find their purrfect new furry family member, too. purr