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Meet Zion!

Zion is a sassy girl who loves treats, taking naps on the cat tree, and playing with toys! She is six years old and is declawed on all four paws. This gorgeous lady is laid back, easy going, and can get along with other cats. If you are interested in adopting her, start by filling out an adoption application online at

Upcoming Events:

MI 10c Bottle Drive

  • Have you been saving your cans and bottles? Al-Van is accepting donations of MI 10c cans and bottles! Every little bit adds up and will go directly to the care of our shelter animals! Donations can be dropped off at the Adoption Center (07591 Blue Star Hwy, South Haven, MI) during hours of operation (M, Tu, Th, F 11-5:30 and Sat 11-3). Thank you!

Empty the Shelters

October 1st – 4th get ready to FALL in love with a furry friend at Al-Van for just $25 thanks to the BISSELL Pet Foundation’s Empty the Shelters event! All animals are spayed/neutered, microchipped, and up to date on vaccinations. View all of our available animals at We will continue to operate by appointment only based on approved applications for dogs and highly encourage pre-approved applications with appointments for cats. Start by filling out an adoption application online and specify which animal you are interested in at Once reviewed, we will get in contact with you to schedule a meet and greet.

Par 4 Paws

  • Save the date – October 4th, 2020! 4 person golf scramble (must sign up as a team of four – two team members will be required to share a golf cart.) 10:00am shotgun start. $90 per person includes golf, prizes, dinner, and raffle. Benefits the Al-Van Humane Society. For more information and to sign up, call Al-Van’s Adoption Center at 269-637-5062.

Due to the concern of Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are currently closed to the public and operating by appointment only. We understand this is a difficult time for everyone in our community. Please rest assured our animals are being taken care of and loved day in and day out by our wonderful staff, and we are looking forward to welcoming the public and volunteers into our building again.

If you are interested in adopting or fostering, we are requesting that you submit an application online that can be found at (adoption applications), (foster applications) and then call the Adoption Center at 269-637-5062 to schedule an appointment.

During this time, we continue to need food, supplies, and monetary donations for the care of our animals. Any donations at this time would be greatly appreciated. Donations can be dropped off or shipped to the Adoption Center (07591 Blue Star Hwy, South Haven, MI 49090). Thank you for your continued support and commitment to our cause.