Animal Shelter

Humane Society Flood Leaves Cats & Bunnies In Need Of CareCats aren't known for swimming, but recently dozens of them at the North Texas Humane Society found themselves trying to get to higher ground.
Continuous Rains Cause Pet Adoption Prices To PlummetHundreds 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.
Area Flooding Leaves Local Animal Shelters OverflowingFlooding 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.
Fort Worth Starts First Ever Animal Foster Care ProgramWith 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.
Fort Worth Animal Shelter At Capacity, Adoption Fees LoweredThe 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.
Finding Grace: A Boy's Christmas Wish To Find His DogAt the young age of 7-years-old, Braxton Bond is having to deal with his first real heartbreak
Texas With Character: Sheltering Stray Animals Is A Family AffairOne North Texas family sees sheltering stray animals as a family affair.
Woman Upset After She Says Shelter Spayed Her Dog Without PermissionA North Texas dog owner talked exclusively with CBS 11 News and expressed her outrage after her pet was spayed without her permission.
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.
Dallas Animal Adoption Center Partnership In JeopardyA 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.
SPCA Of Texas Acts As Rabbit Transfer HubThe 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.
City Breaks Ground On First-Of-A-Kind Animal ShelterFort 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.