MHS Emergency Animal Rescue

MHS Emergency Rescue
The Michigan Humane Society emergency rescue team, comes to the aid of thousands of injured animals each year in Detroit, Hamtramck and Highland Park.

Injured Stray or Owned Pets
To report an injured stray or owned pet in the cities of Detroit, Hamtramck and Highland Park, call the MHS Rescue Hotline:

(313) 872-3401
7 Days a Week
8 a.m.-5 p.m.

In other cities, please contact the local animal control/police department.

Injured Wildlife
For injured wildlife, you may also reference your local phone directory for DNR-licensed wild animal rehabilitators in your area.  For non-emergency wildlife questions, you may call the Michigan Humane Society Wildlife Department, based at the MHS Rochester Hills Center for Animal Care, at (248) 852-7420, ext. 224 during adoption center hours.

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Detroit, Hamtramck
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Animal Rescue

(313) 872-3401
7 Days a Week, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

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