Adopt a Pet

Thank you for considering adoption. Click on any photo below to learn more details, includingthe adoption process and adoption fees. You can also check out our Recently Adopted Animals and Happy Tails submitted by adopters over the years.
We are extremely grateful for our partnering veterinary clinics who provide care for our animals as well as support our community outreach programs. Click here to see the list.
Most of our adoptable animals can be found in our main shelter building, while some are available for adoption in foster homes, or one of our Cat Adoption Centers. An animal’s current location is listed in their information below.

For the up-to-the-minute information on availability, please call the shelter at 313-943-2697 during shelter adoption hours.

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Petsmart Dearborn:  This satellite partner is conveniently located at 5650 Mercury Drive, east of Southfield Fwy. and north of Ford Road in Dearborn.  These cats are being cared for and are available for adoption in Petsmart Dearborn.  In addition to our standard adoption package, which includes microchip, sterilizations and age appropriate vaccinations. Our satellite location cats also have been tested for feline FIV/FLV.  Check the individual animal for adoption fee.
Petco Detroit:  This satellite partner is conveniently located at 2005 8 Mile Road, east of Woodward Avenue in Detroit.  These cats  are being cared for and are available for adoption in Petco Detroit.  In addition to our standard adoption package, which includes microchipping, sterilizations and age appropriate vaccinations. Our satellite location cats also have been tested for feline FIV/FLV.  Check the individual animal for adoption fee.
PetSmart Taylor This satellite partner is conveniently located at 23271 Eureka Road, between Telegraph Road and the I-75 Freeway.  These cats  are being cared for and are available for adoption in PetSmart Taylor.  In addition to our standard adoption package, which includes microchipping, sterilizations and age appropriate vaccinations, our satellite location cats also have been tested for feline FIV/FLV.  Check the individual animal for adoption fee.
Pet Supplies Plus Dearborn This satellite partner is conveniently located at 2621 S.Telegraph Road, south of Michigan Avenue in Dearborn.  These cats  are being cared for and are available for adoption in Pet Supplies Plus Dearborn.  In addition to our standard adoption package, which includes microchipping, sterilizations and age appropriate vaccinations, our satellite location cats also have been tested for feline FIV/FLV.  Check the individual animal for adoption fee.
Petco Eastpointe 22631 Gratiot Ave., Eastpointe, MI 48021

(Moose) Charlie

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Apples

Female
Baby
Domestic Short Hair

Beebo

Male
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Blake

Male
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Boogie

Male
Adult
Domestic Long Hair

Buffy Summers

Female
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Catman

Male
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Cheeky

Female
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Cherokee

Male
Adult
Domestic Long Hair

Cinco

Male
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Cucumber

Female
Adult
Mixed Breed

dandy

Female
Baby
Domestic Medium Hair

Domino

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Don Barclay

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Eddie Kendricks

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Goddard

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Jello

Male
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Jiffy

Female
Adult
Domestic Long Hair

Jillian

Female
Adult
Mixed Breed

Joy

Female
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Lane

Male
Baby
Domestic Short Hair

Malone

Male
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Marlin

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Marvin

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Miller

Female
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Moonie

Female
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Mr. Harvey

Male
Adult
Maltese

Mr. Otis

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Neapolitan

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Nike

Female
Adult
Domestic Long Hair

Odetta Holmes

Female
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Pringle

Male
Adult
Domestic Medium Hair

Reba

Female
Adult
Mixed Breed

Richard

Male
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Riku

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Rio

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Sampson

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Sauce

Female
Baby
Domestic Short Hair

South

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Sunflower

Female
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Tatiana Ali

Female
Adult
Mixed Breed

Verano

Male
Baby
Domestic Short Hair

Whiskers

Female
Adult
Domestic Long Hair

Willie

Male
Adult
Mixed Breed

Wind

Male
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

Yang

Male
Baby
Domestic Short Hair

Ying

Female
Baby
Domestic Short Hair

Zanotti

Male
Adult
Domestic Short Hair

These profiles are updated every 24 hours. 

Photographs courtesy of:

  • Ed Serecky (assisted by Carol Yonkus-Zonca)
  • Robert Sanchez (assisted by Charlene Dunn)
  • Patti Aichler (assisted by Shelley Heath)
  • Dennis Hartford