Animal Control

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Carrollton Man Fights To Keep His Dogs After Rabies Exposure

A North Texas man is fighting to keep his dogs. His battle isn’t because his pets are violent, but because they were exposed to a rabid skunk in their own back yard.

CBSDFW.COM–08/28/2014

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A New Multi-Million $ Regional Jail & Animal Control Facility

CBS 11 News got an exclusive look inside at a new multi-million dollar jail and animal control facility in Keller. What’s most interesting is that it serves four cities, potentially saving taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars every year.

CBSDFW.COM–02/21/2014

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Dallas Animal Services Saves Puppies From Storm Drain

A pair of male puppies were rescued from a storm drain after the creative efforts of employees of Dallas Animal Services.

10/04/2013

Feral cats in The Colony posing a rabies threat.(credit: CBS 11 News)

Rabies Scare In The Colony

A rabies scare in The Colony has pet owners worried—and animal control officers increasing patrols.

CBS 11–07/23/2013

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Pony’s Neglect, Abuse Leads To Arrests In Parker County

Two men were arrested on warrants for cruelty to livestock animals after animal control officers found a pony in deplorable condition in Parker County. Both men posted bond of $2,500 each on Sunday.

CBSDFW.COM–06/17/2013

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Sheriff Trying To Find Good Home For Donkeys

Adoption is always seen as a selfless act and officials in Parker County are hoping there are North Texans willing to voluntarily take several donkeys home. Yes, donkeys.

CBSDFW.COM–03/25/2013

Two coyotes, one of them a nursing mother (R), walk on grass. (credit: Getty Images/David McNew)

Suspected Coyote Kills Family Dog In Richland Hills

A Richland Hills family dog was attacked and killed by a suspected coyote on Sunday night in the family’s back yard.

11/20/2012

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City Council Considering New Feral Cat Policy

Officials with the City of Fort Worth say an agreement on a Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) program for feral cats can’t be reached, now the city council is considering a policy with the Code Compliance Office.

CBSDFW.COM–11/12/2012

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Family Pit Bull Mauls & Kills Baby, Dog Euthanized

A 3-month-old baby is dead after being savagely attacked by the family’s pit bull.

CBSDFW.COM–09/25/2012

A dog, later named Hope, is found tortured in Parker County. The dog is being cared for and Sheriff's are searching for the person who used electrical tape to forcefully shut the dog's mouth after pulling her tongue out. (credit: Parker Co, Sheriff's Office)

Dog’s Mouth Taped Shut With Tongue Hanging Out

Investigators with the Parker County Sheriff’s Office are searching for suspects who tortured a female dog by pulling out her tongue and then taping her mouth shut.

07/10/2012

Raccoon

Roscoe The Raccoon Gets Reprieve From Judge

One of the most popular attractions at a McKinney wildlife sanctuary has been at the center of a controversy over whether it should live or die.

06/29/2012

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Fort Worth 10-Year-Old’s Committment Saves Kitten

Several neighbors say they heard strange noises coming from a manhole in a Fort Worth neighborhood, but it took a 10-year-old boy’s curiosity to investigate it and get a trapped kitten out of the gutter.

06/08/2012

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