Upcoming Events

Bar Dog Wine Fundraiser

Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC) is promoting Bar Dog Wine and will donate up to $3,000 through purchases and promotions. For every case of Bar Dog Wine purchased, $5 will be donated to MARL. The winery will also donate to MARL every time someone posts a photo and uses the hashtags #BarDogMI and #PawztoEnjoy, and tags @bardogwine.


Wine & Wags

Enjoy a wine tasting event with OneHope Wine and shop fresh, natural treats, quality toys and more for your pets! 10% of sales from both OneHope Wine and Pet Wants will be donated to MARL.

Date/Time: Friday, November 9th, from 4-7 PM

Location: Pet Wants of Birmingham, 33772 Woodward Avenue, Birmingham, MI 48009



Saying YES will save their lives

  Brew arrived in our lobby after being turned away from two other shelters, including the one he was originally adopted from. His owner said he was a good boy but they didn't have time for a dog and Brew was spending most of his time tied... Read More

Peanut's Purrfect Match!

Peanut arrived at MARL in April 2017. He was nervous at first but with the help of staff and volunteers he adjusted very quickly! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KOThDpEpE2E Staff and volunteers could not help but fall in love with this... Read More

Gracie's Transformation

When Gracie arrived at MARL in April 2018 she was underfed, not socialized, and her fur was terribly matted. She was terrified of humans, rarely saw the outdoors, and had never been on a walk. Gracie came... Read More