Posted on: April 13, 2017

Empty the Shelters - Bissell Event

Empty the Shelters Event

Empty the Shelters Event

Saturday, April 29 

10:00AM - 1:00PM

All adoption fees are paid for by the Bissell Pet Foundation!

All animals going home receive the following: 

  • Spay/Neuter
  • Microchip
  • Vaccines
  • Flea Treatment
  • De-wormer Treatment
  • Heartworm/Feline L...
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Bissell Pet Foundation Website
Posted on: March 22, 2017

Top 10 Animal Toxins of 2016

Danger - Toxic Hazard

Every year the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) releases its top 10 list of toxins pets ingest.

In 2016 the list was based on 180,639 calls about potential poisonings, and APCC veterinarians tabulated the 10 subjects callers were most often worrie...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Cat Room Addition

Cat Room Planned

400-square-foot cat room planned for Jackson County Animal Shelter

Veterinarian Cathy Anderson's dream for the Jackson County Animal Shelter was an open, natural living space in which cats could roam around.

After hearing this, Nancy O'Keefe, ...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Northwest High School Fundraiser

Stress Relief Day Fundraiser - Mrs. Hauffbauer's Leadership Class

Stress Relief Day at Northwest High School was part of Mrs. Hauffbauer’s Leadership Class service-learning project. Students collected donations for the Jackson County Animal Shelter (JCAS) by charging for visits with the animals. Students could...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

People Foods Pets Should Never Eat

Common Foods Toxic to Dogs

This list from the ASPCA Poison Control Center isn’t exhaustive, but it’s a great place to start. Share it with adopters and post it on your social media channels to help keep your community’s pets safer!

Chocolate, Coffee, Caffeine

These ...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Food License Renewal Due By 5-1-17

Food License Renewals are due no later than May 1, 2017. 

The Local Health Department sent out all food license renewals Monday, April 3. 

If you do not receive your license in the mail by Mid-April please stop into the Jackson County Health Depar...



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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Jackson County Mobile App

Download the Jackson County Mobile App

The Jackson County Mobile App provides users of mobile devices, such as smartphones and  tablets, with the ability to access the Jackson County, Michigan web site using a mobile-friendly interface.  

Mobile app and website visitors have the abili...

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Park Spotlight

County Park Spotlight - Sparks Foundation County Park

The best known attraction of this 457 acre park is the Cascades, a man-made, illuminated waterfall with musical accompaniment enjoyed by all since 1932. Some prefer to watch the dancing lights and listen to the beautiful music from comfortable seats, whil...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

2017 Falcon Report

2017 Falcon Report

Since 2010 peregrine falcons, Big Red and Chayton, have been nesting atop the Jackson County Tower Building in downtown Jackson, MI.  Since then, we have watched a live stream broadcast of their nesting.  Each year the new peregrine falc...

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Watch the Broadcast
Posted on: January 1, 2017

Build It Jackson!

Visit for Construction and Zoning References for Jackson County, Michigan.

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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Comunity Notifications

Code Red

CodeRED® is an enhancement to existing means of communication and is meant to supplement current or past systems used for mass notification for public safety.

Interested in receiving a notification,  Register for CodeRED®

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