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Laws and Regulations, Michigan Shelter Statistics, Shelter Medicine, Articles

Laws and Regulations

Michigan Department of Agriculture- For questions regarding Michigan laws governming animal control and animal shelters please visit the Michigan Department of Agriculture web page or contact them directly.

Animal Sheltering Laws and Regulations

Michigan Shelter Statistics Downloads:

2007 Michigan Shelter Statistics

2007 Summary of Michigan Shelter Statistics

2006 Summary of Michigan Shelter Statistics

2005 Summary of Michigan Shelter Statistics

2005 Michigan Shelter Statistics

Shelter Medicine

UC Davis Koret Shelter Medicine Program:

This site has information on many aspects of shelter animal health including fact sheets on disease prevention, types of diseases affecting shelter animals, research studies and much more.

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More Than Ten Commandments for Rescue Groups Working With Shelters-Golden Retriever Club of America

Dealing with Stray Dogs and Dog Wardens-Golden Retriever Club Of America


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