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Humane Society Flood Leaves Cats & Bunnies In Need Of Care

Cats aren’t known for swimming, but recently dozens of them at the North Texas Humane Society found themselves trying to get to higher ground.

CBSDFW.COM–08/05/2015

You can adopt this sweet dog from the Humane Society May 27th - 31st for $20. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Continuous Rains Cause Pet Adoption Prices To Plummet

Hundreds of pets have found themselves homeless as a result of the continuous rain. Due to this, Prairie Paws, the Grand Prairie city-owned animal shelter stepped in to shelter these animals in need.

06/17/2015

Dog displaced due to flooding being cared for at Weatherford Parker County Animal Shelter

Area Flooding Leaves Local Animal Shelters Overflowing

Flooding across North Texas has created a desperate situation at area animal shelters. Right now, the Humane Society of North Texas has more than 500 pets that need homes.

CBSDFW.COM–06/02/2015

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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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Finding Grace: A Boy’s Christmas Wish To Find His Dog

At the young age of 7-years-old, Braxton Bond is having to deal with his first real heartbreak

12/25/2014

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Texas With Character: Sheltering Stray Animals Is A Family Affair

One North Texas family sees sheltering stray animals as a family affair.

CBS 11–11/29/2014

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Woman Upset After She Says Shelter Spayed Her Dog Without Permission

A North Texas dog owner talked exclusively with CBS 11 News and expressed her outrage after her pet was spayed without her permission.

CBSDFW.COM–11/17/2014

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City Considers Charging To Surrender Pets At Shelter

Most animal shelters charge a fee when you adopt a pet. But the City of Arlington is discussing charging a fee to anyone surrendering an animal.

CBSDFW.COM–09/01/2014

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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

Rabbits arrive Sunday morning at the SPCA of Texas in McKinney (credit: SPCA of Texas)

SPCA Of Texas Acts As Rabbit Transfer Hub

The SPCA of Texas received 70 rabbits Sunday, acting as a transfer hub for the animals to be passed along to groups who will find them permanent homes.

02/16/2014

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City Breaks Ground On First-Of-A-Kind Animal Shelter

Fort Worth broke ground Wednesday on a new building that could save hundreds of stray animals every year. It’s a way of treating sick animals in a crowded shelter that the city believes is groundbreaking in its concept.

CBS 11–01/15/2014

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