Looking to adopt a pet? Check out this list of local adoption centers

Pets can be wonderful companions, but the trick is always picking the one that is right for you.

One of the best places you can go to adopt a pet is your local animal shelter. To that end, here is a list of shelters in the area that may be able to help you.

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For Genesee County head to the Genesee County Humane Society website.

In Bay County, the Humane Society of Bay County is located here.

The Saginaw County Animal Care Center can be found here.

The Humane Society of Midland County has their website here.

You can locate information about the Lapeer County Animal Shelter here.