Pets Make Life Better
We need your HELP!! The shelter is in desperate need of kitten food. If you can not drop off food at the shelter, Parkdale Veterinary Wellness Center (formerly known a Parkdale Animal Hospital) will match lb for lb of food dropped off at their clinic for Homeward Bound. Or consider a cash donation.
Update 7/25/21 - Whoo Hoo!! We have passed the halfway mark for our Save the Paws fundraiser. A big THANK YOU to our supporters. We hope to reach our goal by the end of the summer.
Thanks to all those who have donated to our 2021 Save the Paws campaign. We are so grateful for all the donations received. So far have reached 40% of our $20,000 goal. Save the Paws campaign is the shelter’s main fun
During the Stay at Home order due to Covid 19 - Rosie went into foster and they fell in love with her. She was adopted into her forever home.
Congratulations to Grille 44 in Bear Lake our 2019 winners of Pubs for Paws. TJ's Pub came in second and Traks came in third. Thank you to all the bars and restaurants who participated and for all those who came out to support their favorite establishment. This year's event was a great success raising more than previous years.
Congratulations to Traks bar in Brethren for coming in 3rd in our Pubs for Paws fundraiser..
Fleas and ticks are two of the most frequent pet care concerns in America. While prevention is the best defense against these parasites, it’s important to be able to recognize the signs and symptoms of fleas and ticks so you can help your pets if necessary. Click for more details from ASPCA
Average cat weight is a myth. It’s impossible to identify an average weight for all cats, and weight ranges are so broad, your cat could easily fall within that range and still be overweight. Find out a better weight to determine your cat’s ideal body condition here. An article from Purina
If you see it , Report It. Call your local animal control or police. Never confront a person that you suspect is abusing an animal. Call your local shelter for more information on how you can help. Your voice is their voice. Click for Manistee County Animal Control contact information
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Manistee County Humane Society
Homeward Bound Animal Shelter
736 Paws Trail PO Box 144
Manistee, MI 49660