Happy New Year from the MHS team! This year, thousands of animals lives were changed, all because of the support of people like you. We have shared some insight into our work with you this year on the blog, so today we are sharing the top posts from 2015:

A Note From Matthew Pepper on No-Kill Animal Sheltering 

The Michigan Humane Society (MHS) is often asked, “Are you a no-kill shelter?” – A relevant question, but one without a simple answer… (read more)

MHS Alumni Update: Delilah

Delilah was trapped in a water filled basement foundation. We don’t know how long she’d been treading water, but when we found her, her belly was distended with water she’d swallowed and her nails were worn through the quick to the point of bleeding…. (read more)

A Letter from Thomas the Cat 

Dear Michigan Humane Society, I am writing to you a letter of great appreciation…. (read more)

Pit Bulls and Dangerous Dog Laws

When tragic incidents with pit bulls happen, as they have very recently in the metro Detroit area, many are quick to blame the breed, without seeing where the true responsibility lies: the dog’s owner…. (read more)

A New Day for Detroit’s Animals

There is no turning back now – it is a new day for the animals of the city of Detroit and that is cause for celebration…. (read more)