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SPCA Rescues Nearly 150 Animals From Balch Springs House

SPCA rescue teams entered a Balch Springs home Wednesday afternoon and were soon pulling out stacks of animal crates from a home that records show is occupied by a 69-year-old woman.

CBS 11–08/26/2015

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Fort Worth Starts First Ever Animal Foster Care Program

With animal shelters filling up, the City of Fort Worth is taking an unusual step to keep homeless pets alive. As part of a new program, one woman has become the city’s first animal foster care home.

CBS 11–03/25/2015

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Fort Worth Animal Shelter At Capacity, Adoption Fees Lowered

The Fort Worth Animal Shelter is at capacity. The city confirmed that on Monday 20 animals were euthanized – the highest number of animals put down so far this year.

CBSDFW.COM–03/17/2015

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Dallas Animal Adoption Center Partnership In Jeopardy

A national non-profit spent $450,000 to build a pet adoption center at a North Dallas PetSmart,. The City of Dallas, in exchange, agreed to provide an estimated $350,000 a year. But the city has yet to come through with any money.

CBS 11–06/27/2014

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North Texas Animal Shelter Celebrates Adoption Milestone

The Weatherford-Parker County Animal Shelter is celebrating a major milestone: passing the 90-percent mark in live releases for a calendar month.

CBS 11–01/07/2014

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Adoption Event Planned For Rescued North Texas Animals

More than 200 animals seized from a Celina no kill animal shelter earlier this month are now clean, well fed and prepped for new lives. And it’s taken a tremendous effort to make it happen.

CBS 11–08/27/2013

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Dozens Of Adoptions Save Lives At Overcrowded Animal Shelter

Thanks to CBS 11 viewers, an overcrowded North Texas animal shelter will not be forced to euthanize any dogs and cats.

CBS 11–08/06/2013

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Overcrowded Grand Prairie Shelter May Start Putting Down Animals

Summers are usually packed at Prairie Paws Adoption Center in Grand Prairie, but this summer is very overcrowded.

CBS 11–08/05/2013