Memorial Day

April 10-16 is Animal Control Appreciation Week

For Animal Control Appreciation Week I spoke with Ashley Hayes, Volunteer Coordinator from Ingham County Animal Control in Mason Michigan. I asked her to briefly clarify misconceptions and highlight basic information that she wants the public to know about ICAC.   They are an open admission shelter which means they can not turn any animal […]

February is Adopt a Rescued Rabbit Month

November 1-7 is National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

A huge thank you!

Thank you to the LaFontaine Ford staff for not looking the other way and to Ingham County Animal Control and Voiceless-MI for working together to save another life. Two weeks ago we responded to a call of service regarding a pit bull hanging around LaFontaine Ford in Lansing. Concerned employees informed the officer they had […]

Anyone missing a Snake?

Anyone missing a snake? This guy is residing at our shelter in Mason – he/she was picked up as a stray. To view ICAC’s original facebook post, click here.

Teamwork

A big thanks to both Ingham County Animal Control and Capital Area Humane Society for working together to help this mamma dog. Great things can be accomplished with teamwork. We want to say thank you to Capital Area Humane Society! A few weeks ago this pregnant dog, Pumpkin Spice, came to our shelter. We were […]

Michigan Senate approves bill banning local dog breed rules

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – A bill progressing in the Legislature would ban Michigan municipalities from enforcing regulations based solely on a dog’s breed, such as being a pit bull. The Senate voted 25-11 Thursday to send the legislation to the House. It would not prevent local governments from enacting broader ordinances applying to dogs or […]

Cat shot with crossbow

$5,000 REWARD! The Capital Area Humane Society is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for shooting this cat with a crossbow bolt on or around October 3, 2015 in Kalamo Township, Michigan. Anyone with information should contact the Eaton County Sheriff Department at (517) 543-3512. […]

ICAC Officer saves a Heron

Stuck in waste water and just inches away from sinking to its death, Officer Good rescued a very appreciative Heron and transported it to a wildlife veterinarian for rehabilitation. What a remarkable rescue Officer Good! We appreciate the daily heroic acts of the ICAC Officers and the animals surely do as well! Click here to […]