Contact Us

Go ahead and bark at us.

MaryAnn Wright Animal Adoption and Education Center
16121 Reckinger Road, Dearborn, MI 48126
[email protected]
Phone: 313-943-2697
Fax: [email protected]

Business Office:
Friends for Animals of Metro Detroit
2661 Greenfield, Dearborn, MI 48120
[email protected]
Phone: 313-943-2697
Fax: [email protected]

For an animal emergency, if you are unable to reach the shelter, call the Dearborn Police Department: 313-943-2201.

Media and Public Relations
Colleen Robar, Robar PR: 313-207-5960 or [email protected]


Hours of Operation

Occasionally, we close the shelter for special events or staff meetings. In such situations, we will post closures on our alert bar on the homepage and in social media.

Adoptions at AAEC (16121 Reckinger Rd.)
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: Noon – 5pm
Tuesday, Thursday: Noon – 7pm
Saturday: Noon – 4pm
Sunday: Closed

The below services are located at our Business Office (2661 Greenfield)

Lost & Found, City Services, and Donation Drop Off
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9am to 11am and Noon to 5pm
Tuesday and Thursday: 9am to 11am and Noon to 5pm
Saturday: 9am to 11:30am and Noon to 4pm

Animal Surrender
Monday through Saturday
Please call our office at 313-943-2697

Community Services
Low-Cost Sterilization Vouchers go on sale the first Thursday of the month at Noon. While supplies last.
Operation Feed Fido is the first and third Saturday of each month from Noon to 2pm. Contact us for more information.

2018 Holiday Hours (Closed all day, unless noted)
Moving Day, Monday, September 17
Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 22
Christmas, Tuesday, December 25
New Year’s Day, Tuesday, January 1, 2019


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