Rehoming in michigan

Promoting Responsible Pet Ownership

If you're faced with rehoming your pet, use these resources to help you find the solution that works best for you. And don't forget to reach out to others in the community to find someone who would happily care for your pet. Retirement communities, schools, daycares and local shelters are all options.

State resources

If you see something unusual in a pet product or in the wild, please consider reporting to the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy’s Invasive Species Program. 

Reduce Invasive Pet & Plant Escapes (RIPPLE) is dedicated to working with aquarists, water garden owners, and retailers to protect Michigan’s waters from aquatic invasive species. Click Here to find printable education materials, tips on how to prevent escapes and be a responsible shopper, and many other state and regional resources.