Microchipping Now Mandatory For Dallas Dogs & CatsThe tough new laws aim to reduce the number of loose dogs that have plagued South Dallas, but will affect all dog and cat owners within city limits.
Another Dallas Dog Attack As City Works On ProblemAs officials in Dallas continue trying to address the growing problem of dog attacks, there was another one Tuesday night in the Oak Cliff area. A mixed-breed dog was wrangled into a van after it bit a young boy.
Dallas Targets Dogs That Aren't FixedNew numbers show increased enforcement by Dallas Animal Services after a fatal mauling last year. In the first three months of 2016, it issued 93 citations for a failure to spay/neuter. But during the same period this year, it issued 477 citations.
Free Pet Adoptions After Dallas Shelter FilledSince October, animal services officers have captured on average 1,000 animals a month and those animals have got to go somewhere.
New Mission Statement & Goals For Dallas Animal ServicesThe department responsible for getting a handle on the stray dog situation in the city of Dallas took what they say is a positive step forward today.
11 Abandoned Kittens Get Shot At New LifeSomeone abandoned a box of kittens outside a Dallas business.
Loose Dog Seized After Biting Child In DallasA young boy was taken to the hospital Wednesday night to be checked out, after being bitten by a dog while playing outside his home near Fair Park.
Shelter Workers Struggle With Having To Put Animals Down“It’s hard. It’s difficult,” said Andrew Sanchez of Dallas Animal Services. “It’s the hard part of the job.”
Cowboys Defensive Lineman Has Soft Spot For Pets In NeedDavid Irving says he just wants to help as many dogs and cats as he can find quality homes and he's joined forces with Dallas Animal Services.
Detailed Report Released After Deadly Dog AttackThe City of Dallas says it has found 12 areas where it can improve regarding its stray animal response in its review of last month's deadly dog pack mauling of Antoinette Brown.
Postal Workers To Dallas Officials: Handle Loose Dog ProblemMail carriers are fighting for their safety as officials with the City of Dallas continue to struggle answer the stray dog problem. The Postmaster and letter carriers will go before the Dallas City Council to address the risks they face every day.
Past Incidents Lead Some To Question City's Loose Dog InitativeIn early 2015, Lewis claims was bitten by a couple dogs in North Dallas. Records show the city's Animal Services Department opened, investigated and closed the case of the attack in just 18 hours, apparently without asking her what happened.