Your community animal shelter can house over 25 dogs, 75 cats and adopts out more than 400 animals per year! We are always here to answer any questions you might have from adopting and animal to grooming one, we can help! Come visit us today and find out how Homeward Bound operates, meet the staff, and more importantly meet your new best friend! 





We work hard to make sure that we take care of all of our pets here at  Homeward Bound Animal Shelter. But, unfortunately we can't do it without people like you and your donations of time and money. If you  feel like you want to be a part of our family and help some of the best animals around, check us out. 

Homeward Bound Animal Shelter 

HOW YOU
CAN HELP

Homeward Bound Animal Shelter

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Wednesday:  12:00 - 6:00

Thursday, Friday, Saturday:

12:00 - 4:00


**Appointments available please call**


Phone: (231) 723- PETS (7387)

Animal Control: (231) 723-3170


All intakes are done by appointment only. Due to our shelter being at high capacity you must be put on the waiting list before relinquishing your pet. We take animals in Manistee county before serving other counties. Please call us at (231)723-7387 to make an appointment to be put on the waiting list. Thank you for your understanding at this time and we apologize for any inconvenience. Please remember to spay and neuter your pets! Vouchers available by local spay/neuter group SNAG, please call the shelter for more information. 


Manistee County Humane Society/Homeward Bound Animal Shelter

 Homeward Bound Presents:

2014 Strut Your Mutt! 

Join this event and get a pass to walk your dog on the Manistee Boardwalk a once a year opportunity September ! 

Please check out our Facebook for more information at:
​www.facebook.com/homewardboundanimalshelter

Registration starts at 1:00pm! Event starts at the Manistee City Marina on River Street. 

All proceeds go to the homeless pets of Manistee, MI

Pre-Register by September 8th for $20 and get entered in a drawing. Registration day of cost of $25. 

Please join us in a very unique event to raise money for the homeless pets of Manistee. Raise money to help your local shelter, walk your dog on the Manistee Board Walk, listen to music, eat and make new friends!

For more information call the shelter at (231)723-7387.
Please feel free to mail, email or drop off early registration papers.
(Please send all emails in PDF format)
manisteehumanesociety@gmail.com