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Pet Info and Critter Control Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, Franklin

Bloomfield Hills

Animal Control services for these communities are provided by Southfield Township. 18550 W. 13 Mile Rd., Beverly Hills 48025. 540-3420 Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30a.m. – 4:30p.m.

45 E. Long Lake Road, Bloomfield Hills 48304. 644-1401 A dog must be licensed at four months of age. A license must be purchased between December 15 and March 1 each year for $10.00. Need proof of rabies vaccination. Contact treasurer.

State law requires all dogs 4 months and older must be licensed. Licenses can be purchased online with proof of an up to date rabies vaccination. Annual dog registration is required between January 1 and March 31. Cost is $5.00. On April 1 the fee is $10.00 except for pets of new residents and newborn dogs. Beverly Hills requires cats to be licensed. There is no charge but a current rabies certificate is required. Available online or at Township office.

Southfield Township Southfield Township provides limited assistance in wild animal control and has live traps to lend. They will pick up strays, remove dead animals from roads and keep records of lost and found pets in the Township. Stray animals are taken to Greenfield Animal Hospital, phone 356-1100.

Bloomfield Township (animal shelter) 4200 Telegraph Road, P.O. Box 489, Bloomfield Hills 48302. 433-7757 Hours: 8:30a.m. – 5:30p.m., Monday – Friday. Call police department on weekends. Dog licenses are available at the Township Office or by mail with proof of updated rabies vaccination. Annual fee is $6.00 January 1 –April 1, $11.00 after April 1. A three-year license is available for $18.00 for spayed and neutered dogs. Two dog or cat limit (over six months of age). Lost dogs and cats are kept at the shelter and owners are notified if animals are wearing identification. Dogs must be confined to owner’s rear yard or on a leash if off premises. Invisible fence installation requires a permit and live animal traps are available with a refundable deposit.

Birmingham Report strays to the Police Department at 530-1889. Strays are housed for 5 days at Gasows Veterinary Hospital, call 644-7171. All dogs and cats four months or older must be licensed. Licenses are available at the Clerk’s Office, Monday-Friday, 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. Pet licenses are due in the month in which the rabies vaccination is given. Pet owners may get a one, two, or three year licenses. To get a three-year license the rabies vaccination must be valid for the entire three years. Any license issued 30 days after the expiration date is $20.00. Cats must be licensed annually, the fee is $5.00.

DOG PARKS Birmingham has a dog park for its canine residents at Lincoln Hills Golf Course. A key fob is required and may be purchased at the Birmingham Ice Arena on E. Lincoln or the Department of Public Services on S. Eton.

Oakland County Parks have acres of fenced park areas for dogs at Lyon, Orion, and Red Oak Parks. Log on to www.destinationoakland.com.

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Local Cable Companies

Senior Services

Bloomfield Community Television

Area Agency on Aging 1-B

4200 Telegraph, Bloomfield Township 433-7790 www.bloomfieldtwp.org Also offers videos on demand, copies on DVDs that can be ordered and daily programming is always streaming live on the township website.

29100 Northwestern Hwy, Ste. 400, Southfield 48034 (248) 357-2255 www.aaa1b.org Information on local services and resources that help seniors and those with disabilities remain independent

Bloomfield Township Senior Services (BTSS) Bloomfield Township provides community access programming on Comcast Channel 15 for residents of Bloomfield Township and Bloomfield Hills. It also provides municipal access programming for Birmingham, Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, and Franklin: Comcast Channels 18 and 15, WOW Channels 18 and 10, and AT&Ts UVerse Channel 99.

4315 Andover Rd., Bloomfield Hills 48302 (248) 723-3500 www.bloomfieldtwp.org Lifelong learning classes and support services are offered to residents 50+years of age. Transportation is available for those 60+ that cannot drive andfor 50+ with disabilities. Applications must be filled out.

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MEALS ON WHEELS Bloomfield Township Senior Services

Birmingham-Bloomfield Eagle: (586) 498-8000, www.candgnews.com Birmingham/Bloomfield Eccentric: (866) 887-2737, www.hometownlife.com Crain’s Detroit Business: www.crainsdetroit.com Detroit Free Press: (800) 395-3300, www.freep.com Detroit News: (800) 395-3300, www.detnews.com Oakland Press: 332-8181, www.theoaklandpress.com 36

(248) 723-3500 (serves Bloomfield Township and the City of Bloomfield Hills)

Oakland Meals on Wheels (248) 689-0001 (Serves Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, Birmingham, Franklin)

Kosher Meals on Wheels (248) 592-2311 (Serves Oakland County on a case by case basis)

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