Detroit Dog Rescue http://michiganradio.org en Michigan Humane Society staff to sleep in doghouses http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-humane-society-staff-sleep-doghouses <p>DETROIT (AP) - Some <a href="http://www.michiganhumane.org">Michigan Humane Society</a> staffers will be spending the night in doghouses as part of an effort to raise awareness about the dangers of leaving pets outside in freezing temperatures.</p><p>http://youtu.be/9JGlkgM7cTQ</p> Sun, 16 Feb 2014 18:38:04 +0000 Associated Press 16469 at http://michiganradio.org Rescuing dogs in Detroit http://michiganradio.org/post/rescuing-dogs-detroit <p>As&nbsp;we continue our Seeking Change series, Michigan Radio&rsquo;s Christina Shockley spoke&nbsp;with Daniel &quot;Hush&quot;&nbsp;Carlisle, co-founder of&nbsp;<a href="http://www.detroitdogrescue.com">Detroit Dog Rescue </a>(DDR). The former hip-hop artist and&nbsp;producer drives through the streets of Detroit looking for stray dogs, which are&nbsp;then vetted, housed, boarded, and fostered before beginning the adoption process.</p><p>How do these dogs get into this situation? Carlisle&nbsp;told us:</p> Mon, 20 Feb 2012 16:41:02 +0000 Christina Shockley & Michigan Radio Newsroom 6283 at http://michiganradio.org Rescuing dogs in Detroit Detroit dogs get a big gift to start the new year http://michiganradio.org/post/detroit-dogs-get-big-gift-start-new-year <p>The <a href="http://detroitdogrescue.com/">Detroit Dog Rescue</a>, an organization devoted to Detroit&rsquo;s estimated 50,000 stray dogs got a huge boost to start the New Year.</p><p>Detroit Dog Rescue received more than $1.5 million from an anonymous donor.</p><p>Early this year, Detroit officials quashed an effort to make a TV documentary about the city&rsquo;s stray dog population.</p><p>But out of that effort, the Detroit Dog Rescue was born. The group rescues abandoned dogs from the streets, then works to place them in permanent homes.</p> Sat, 31 Dec 2011 07:08:48 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 5595 at http://michiganradio.org Detroit dogs get a big gift to start the new year