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Adult Cats Only $25!

Adult Cats Only $25!

Fall in love with your new feline friend at HSHV!  We have lots to choose from; you’re sure to find your purrfect match! For a limited time, to help them find homes faster, we’re discounting the adoption fee to only $25 for all adult cats (over 5 months of age) ... Read More
Resolution for Humane Pet Acquisition Ordinance unanimously passed by Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners

Resolution for Humane Pet Acquisition Ordinance unanimously passed by Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners

Ann Arbor, MI (September 19, 2019) – HSHV and Puppy Mill Awareness of Southeast Michigan applaud the Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners for unanimously passing a resolution to encourage local communities to adopt a Humane Pet Acquisition Ordinance, as introduced by Commissioner Andy Labarre. It is well-known that commercial breeding facilities, known ... Read More

Pet Trust Talk

We know you love your animal companions and would do anything for them. But there is one crucial component of caring for our animals that many of us don’t think (and don’t want to think) about: Do you have a reliable plan for them should something happen to you?

None of us lives forever. And many people think their pet is covered, as they’ve made an informal agreement or put their pet in their will. Learn why this often isn’t enough and why estate planning for pets is the most secure step you can take. One of the leading authorities on the subject, Rebecca Wrock from Attorneys for Animals, is offering a free seminar on Pet Trusts in estate planning so that you can better understand what your options are.

There is no cost to attend the event on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 from 7- 9 p.m. at HSHV (3100 Cherry Hill Rd, Ann Arbor), but space is limited, so please RSVP here. 

Food for Thought

Food for Thought

Did you know that HSHV is a vegetarian organization? We don’t ever use donor money or sponsor events that entail meat (for human consumption, that is; feeding animals is a bit trickier) and are careful to avoid or to consider the sourcing of other animal-based food and products. We do ... Read More