Empty the Shelters

Empty the Shelters is Back!  On Saturday, April 29th,  Bissell Pet Foundation will pay all adoption fees at shelters all over Michigan, including Almost Home! Click the flyer at left to see which pets will be adoptable under this program — it’s our largest adoption event all year!

Dogs eligible for adoption through Empty the Shelters*:

Toffee, Murphy, Lucy, Azalea, Arlo, Gavin, Edward, Emerald, Harvey, Lester, Matilda, Melani, Mila, Axel, Norman, Ricardo, Winston, Zeus, Giselle, Rockie, Amelia, Chip, Ginger, Tucker, Braydon, Chelsea, Janette, LadyBell, Halo, Jasper, Minnie, Moe, Petunia, and Rhonda.

Cats eligible for adoption through Empty the Shelters*: Cali, Francis, MistleToe, Cali, Clem, Francis, Ralphy, Ren, Ricky,Wally, Rocky, Roslyn, Igor, Sheila, Snowy,  and Clem.

Click on Adoptable Pets to see pictures of these animals and find out more about them!  Some of the  animals may currently be in foster care (not all do well in the shelter environment); we will still consider applications for pets in foster care.

We will be open Saturday, April 29th from 11:00 am until 7:00 pm for this special event.  Please complete an adoption application in advance!  We will be reviewing all applications and responding within 72 hours. Please put “EMPTY THE SHELTER” under the comments.


*Unless adopted first.

Vendors will be on site for your shopping needs!  A portion of all proceeds will benefit Almost Home.  Please support our partners and local businesses Ronan and Fields, Down to Earth by Gabby, LuLa Roe,  Magneato, Dawn’s Groovy Totes, Pink Zebra, K9 Advantage Dog Training, Cottage Inn Pizza and Dunkin Donuts.