Upcoming Events

10th Annual Yappy Hour

June 6th, 2019 | 6:30-9PM

Don't wait to reserve your tickets for Yappy Hour 2019! Yappy Hour is the only cocktail party in metro Detroit where your dog is welcome… and next year’s celebration will be bigger and better than ever! We’ll be taking it all the way back to when the shelter began: The 1950’s! Guests will enjoy cocktails and a strolling dinner, gourmet dog treats, red carpet photos, a silent auction, and so much more.

For more information visit our Yappy Hour page.



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