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Empty the Shelters

  • Dates:  October 22, 2016
  • Times:  See website for times.
  • Location:  Animal shelters
  • Category:  Collective Community Event

Thanks to BISSELL Pet Foundation, October 22 will be forever known as “EMPTY THE SHELTERS” day to hundreds of dogs and cats across Michigan. BPF will pay all adoption fees at more than 50 shelters and rescue organizations and thank families for choosing adoption with the gift of an AdoptBox™. *AdoptBox may vary and will be available while supplies last. See the full list of participants below.
Please note those highlighted in blue require pre-approval, so remember to submit your application early.

Al-Van Humane Society (South Haven & Grand Rapids – BISSELL HQ) All About Animals Rescue (Warren) Almost Home Animal Rescue League (Southfield) Arenac County Animal Control (Standish) AuCaDo Rescue Mid Michigan (Remus)
Barry County Animal Shelter (Hastings) Benzie County Animal Control Shelter (Beulah) Cannonsville Critters (Grand Rapids – BISSELL HQ) Capital Area Humane Society (Grand Rapids – BISSELL HQ) Cascades Humane Society (Jackson)
Charlevoix Area Humane Society (Boyne City) Cheboygan County Humane Society (Cheboygan) Cherryland Humane Society (Traverse City) Clare County Animal Shelter (Harrison) Crash’s Landing (Grand Rapids)
Delta Animal Shelter (Escanaba) Detroit Animal Care & Control (Grand Rapids – BISSELL HQ) Genesee County Animal Control (Flint) Gratiot Animals In Need (Ithaca) Gratiot County Animal Control (Ithaca)
Happy Hearts Feline Rescue (Manchester) Harbor Humane Society (West Olive) Heaven Can Wait (Grand Rapids – BISSELL HQ) Humane Animal Treatment Society (Mount Pleasant) Humane Society of West Michigan(Grand Rapids)
Humane Society of Midland County (Midland) Humane Society of Monroe County (Monroe) Ingham County Animal Control (Mason) Jackson County Animal Shelter (Jackson) Kalamazoo Animal Rescue (Kalamazoo)
Kelley’s Heart to Heart Adoption Center (Walker) Kent County Animal Shelter (Grand Rapids) Lenawee Humane Society (Adrian) Little Travese Bay (Harbor Springs) Livingston County Animal Control and Shelter (Howell)
Macomb County Animal Control (Clinton Twp) Menominee Animal Shelter (Menominee) Michigan Humane Society (Westland, Rochester Hills, & Detroit) Missaukee Humane Society (Lake City) Montcalm County Animal Shelter (Stanton)
Muskegon Humane Society (Muskegon) Newaygo County Animal Shelter (White Cloud) Oakland County Animal Shelter (Auburn Hills) Pay It Forward Outreach (Grand Rapids – BISSELL HQ) Pet Angel Cat Adoption & Rescue Inc. (Frankenmouth)
Pet Tales Rescue (Grand Rapids – BISSELL HQ) Pound Buddies (Muskegon) SPCA of Southwest Michigan (Kalamazoo) UPAWS (Negaunee) Van Buren Animal Control (Hartford)
Wishbone Pet Rescue Alliance (Douglas & Grand Rapids – BISSELL HQ)        


Empty the Shelters
  • Times:  See website for times.
  • October 22, 2016 to October 22, 2016
  • Animal shelters