Michigan Humane Society – Westland

About Michigan Humane Society – Westland

The Michigan Humane Society offers pet adoptions to Pets for Patriots member Patriots in Southeastern Michigan and will assist them in selecting their new best friend. Founded in 1877, the Michigan Humane Society cares for more than 100,000 animals annually, and is the state’s oldest and largest animal welfare organization.

In support of its mission, the Michigan Humane Society operates a range of community and animal welfare programs. It investigates animal cruelty complaints in Detroit, Hamtramck and Highland Park, and performs injured and stray pets rescue 365 days a year. The shelter operates adoption and veterinary centers in Detroit, Rochester Hills and Westland, in addition to permanent in-store adoption centers at area Petsmart and PETCO stores. All Michigan Humane Society locations participate in Pets for Patriots.

To help reduce pet overpopulation and promote responsible pet ownership, the Michigan Humane Society offers humane education programs for children, assistance with pet behavior and low-cost spay/neuter and vaccinations through its three, on-site veterinary centers.

The Michigan Humane Society welcomes monetary donations, in addition to a wide range of pet and office supplies; see their complete wish list for details. For a more hands-on experience, become one of their valued volunteers or a pet foster.

Adoption Fees Include:

Age-appropriate vaccinations
Basic veterinary exam
Behavior assessment
Carrier (cats)
Fecal test
FeLV/FIV test (cats)
Flea/tick preventative if needed
Heartworm preventative
Heartworm test
Microchip for permanent identification–cats
Pet food


Contact Info

Hours of Operation

  • Monday: 12pm–5pm
  • Tuesday: 12pm–5pm
  • Wednesday: 12pm–7pm
  • Thursday: 12pm–5pm
  • Friday: 12pm–5pm
  • Saturday: 12pm–5pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Veterinary Clinic Hours of Operation

  • Monday: By appointment
  • Tuesday: By appointment
  • Wednesday: By appointment
  • Thursday: By appointment
  • Friday: By appointment
  • Saturday: By appointment
  • Sunday: Closed


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