Community Outreach


MARL promotes and assists animal welfare efforts throughout our community by actively supporting local outreach and rescue programs working to combat animal cruelty.

We also provide food to low-income households in Pontiac who are struggling to keep their dog or cat a part of their family.  If you would like information on this program please contact the office at 249-335-9290 during business hours.



Yappy Hour 2018

Yappy Hour 2018 is quickly approaching! This year’s garden party themed event will celebrate Michigan Animal Rescue League’s 65 years of growth, renewal and strong roots in our community. Enjoy a silent auction, cocktails & strolling dinner, gourmet... Read More

New Hours at MARL!

We have some exciting news here at MARL! We have extended our hours which allows us to be here with the animals longer and give them the care they deserve. We are closed to the public on... Read More

Lucky's Rescue Story

PONTIAC, MI- The Waterford Regional Fire Department responded to a call about a small kitten stuck in an air conditioning unit on Tuesday, May 22.  The kitten had wedged itself into a tiny hole in the air... Read More