The beauty’s in the blue
A 2-year-old Russian blue-American shorthair mix, Smokey is a stray male found in Lincoln Park.
Patterned to fit your unique taste
A unique tortoiseshell coloring pattern on her American shorthair coat gives Freckles a special mix of brown and black fur. She is about 2 years old and was found in Lincoln Park.
Ready to add spunk to your household
Full of energy, Spunky the Jack Russell terrier is appropriately named. A very loving small dog, he was found in Garden City and is between 5 and 8 years old.
The Allen Park Animal Shelter, 16850 Southfield Road, is housed at the rear of a large blue building behind the City Hall parking lot. Shelter hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Thursday, Friday and noon to 3 p.m. Tuesday. The shelter is closed Wednesdays. Cat adoptions cost $35 and dog adoptions cost $45; both include adoption fees. Animals have been spayed/neutered through a state grant and tested for feline leukemia/AIDS and canine heartworm disease. Adopters receive a discount certificate for post-adoption veterinary care at Dix Animal Hospital, 1127 Dix in Lincoln Park. For more information call the shelter at (313) 282-6173 or go to www.petfinder.com/shelters/allenpark.html.