Get involved

MARL thrives from the love and compassion of our community.
Check out some of the ways that you can help

Adopt

Adopt

Your furry friend awaits at MARL. Adopt one of our dogs or cats today!

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Foster

Foster

Temporary foster opportunities are a great way to help us learn about our animals while providing a loving, out-of-shelter home for them.

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Donate

Donate

Every little bit helps keep our dogs and cats safe and comfortable in our shelter.

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Volunteer

Volunteer

Your help at the shelter or any one of our events keeps MARL going. Volunteer today!

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A DIFFERENT BREED
OF SHELTER

The mission of the Michigan Animal Rescue league is to be the community leader in non-profit animal welfare, providing the highest quality of life to dogs and cats through rescue, medical care, short- and long-term sanctuary, adoption, education, and outreach.

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Available Dogs

Dogs Available For Foster Or Adoption

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Available Cats

Cats Available For Foster Or Adoption

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VISITING HOURS

Tuesday - Saturday
11:00am - 4:00pm
Closed Sunday and Monday

INTAKE HOURS

Saturday - Sunday
11:00am - 3:00pm
FEID 38-1557622

LOCATION

790 Featherstone
Pontiac, MI 48342
We're on the southeast corner of Martin Luther
King Jr. Blvd. & Featherstone, 1 block north of M-59
- just a mile west of the Silverdome

CONTACT

P: 248.335.9290
F: 248.335.0261

FEATURED ANIMALS

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WHAT’S NEW

Bones' Story

Bones was surrendered to MARL on February 15th, 2017. He had an untreated wound on his neck and a large mass on his back foot. Our staff and volunteers fell in love with Bones the minute he walked through... Read More

Yappy Hour 2017
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Follow the yellow brick road to the historic rock garden at Meadow Brook Hall for a celebration inspired by the classic tale of the Wizard of Oz. This year's event will remind you that there's no place like home... Read More