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 


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

Keep Warm this Winter with a new Furry Friend

All dogs $75

All Cats $25

All pets spayed/neutered, up to date on shots, vetted, wormed, flea treated and ready for their furever homes!

The shelter is in desperate need of HE laundry detergent (fragrant free), bleach, cat and kitten food, dog and puppy food and pet safe ice-melt salt.  If you could help, please drop it off at the shelter or at Parkdale Animal Hospital.  We appreciate your help!