Pets available for adoption at three metro-area PetSmart stores

The Michigan Humane Society (MHS) is teaming up with PetSmart for its National Adoption Weekend, being held February 22 through 24 at PetSmart locations across North America.

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In order to help more animals find loving homes, MHS will hold three major adoption events at PetSmart locations around metro Detroit this weekend, featuring adorable dogs, cats and rabbits!


 Katie Johnson, MHS Offsite Adoption Manager, holds a feline friend at the adoption center in the Dearborn PetSmart. Photo Courtesy of Michigan Humane

Katie Johnson, MHS Offsite Adoption Manager, holds a feline friend at the adoption center in the Dearborn PetSmart. Photo Courtesy of Michigan Humane

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


  • Friday, February 22 – Dearborn PetSmart, 5650 Mercury Drive, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.


  • Saturday, February 23 – Taylor PetSmart, 23271 Eureka Road, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.


  • Sunday, February 24 – Rochester Hills PetSmart, 2724 S. Adams Road, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.


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. Rabbits are $20. All dogs and cats have been spayed or neutered and received age-appropriate vaccinations. All cats have been microchipped at no additional cost.


The adoption process mirrors that at MHS’ three adoption centers. Adoptions are on a first-come, first-served basis to qualified families. A listing of pets and further information about the MHS Adoption Package is available at www.michiganhumane.org/adopt. For more information, call 1-866-MHUMANE (648-6263), Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., or visit www.michiganhumane.org.

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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.



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19 CommentsLeave a comment

  1. Hope the event is a huge success.

  2. I hope lots of pets and people find each other at these events!

  3. I hope a lot of kitties, doggies and bunnies will find a furever home. Is that a score above the door how much animals have found a furever home?

    • Hi Easy! You know what? I think so!! Barks and licks and love, Dakota

  4. Best wishes to all the four-legged friends!

  5. I hope this results in lots of pets finding new homes!


  6. Hope it goes very well!

    Oink oink,
    Katie and Coccolino the mini pig

  7. Hope lots of cats and dogs find their new forever homes!

  8. What a great event, I hope lots of babies get adopted!!

  9. Yea! Hope every buddy finds a home
    Benny & Lily

  10. They care for a lot of animals. It’s so sad that so many animals end up homeless. I hope the event goes well.

  11. That’s so nive of you to share this event. I hope a lots of furry kids found their forever family !!

    Woos of love.

    Echo & Link

  12. Good luck with the event. Come check out an award for you. http://dogdaz.com/2013/02/22/2-22-13-follow-up-friday-why-i-love-thee-award/

  13. How wonderful. I hope many anipals find forever homes this weekend!
    *Cairn cuddles*

  14. Our local Petsmart is where I saw Minx and fell in love. Went in to get dog supplies and adopted a cat. Really great experience:-)

    • Awww love it! I adopted Cody from a Petco adoption event in 2007 🙂 Love, “Mom”

  15. I love it when shelters and pet stores work together to find animals their forever home – yay!! I hope it’s a big success!!

    I hope you’re having a fun day,

    Your pal Snoopy 🙂

  16. this is really cool!! I never seen such event in Indonesia.
    Hope those babies found good homes

  17. Hi Y”all,

    So sorry we didn’t know about the Pet Smart nation wide adoption weekend…we would have posted about it on Thursday, our adoption day.

    But, I just wanted to stop and thank you for stopping by to visit.

    Y’all come back now,
    Hawk aka BrownDog

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