Dallas Animal Services

Tyron Smith visiting Dallas Animal Services with girlfriend.
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Cowboys’ Tyron Smith Has A Heart For Rescue Dogs

In his down time, Smith is doing his best to protect “Man’s Best Friend.”


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Child’s Small Gift To Animal Shelter Having Big Impact

The staff received a green envelope. Inside it was $2.26 along with a note from a child.


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Dallas Animal Services Wants You To Match Maggie’s Gift

Dallas Animal Services is hoping to raise thousands of dollars in donations, $2.26 at a time.


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Dallas Animal Services Sorry For Dog Deaths

Officials with Dallas Animal Services say human error was to blame in the mistaken euthanasia of four dogs on New Year’s Day.



Human Error Caused Four Dogs To Be Mistakenly Euthanized

Officials with the Dallas Animal Services said today that human error by shelter staff was the reason for four Border Collies being accidentally euthanized during the holiday season.

CBS 11–01/09/2015

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27-Year-Old Donates All Scratch-Off Ticket Winnings To Animal Shelter

A 27-year-old who won $500 on a scratch-off lottery ticket, is giving all his winnings to the city shelter at Dallas Animal Services.


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Dallas Animal Services Launches Donation Drive For Ebola Patient’s Dog

Dallas Animal Services is making sure Nina Pham’s small dog will be well taken care of while she is in isolation at Texas Presbyterian Hospital fighting the Ebola virus.


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New Family For German Shepherd Rescued On Texas Interstate

Last week Dallas police rescued a German Shepard from the HOV lane. Saturday people lined up to adopt the dog. The dog, which was initially called Polk, Rush, and Elvis, was rescued near Interstate-35 and I-67 during rush hour traffic.


City of Dallas proposes budget cuts for Animal Services. (credit: CBSDFW.com)

Dallas Animal Advocates Petition Against City Budget Cuts

A possible $30 million shortfall has the city of Dallas considering budget cuts this year, which includes funding for its Animal Services Department.


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Donations Needed For Stormy The Dog’s Parents

The parents of the puppy that was rescued from a drain a couple of months ago need a new home.

CBS 11–01/02/2014

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Puppy Rescued From Drain Up For Adoption

Sunday is a big day for fans of a puppy that was stuck in a Dallas storm drain. Stormy, the dog, will be up for adoption in a special lottery held by the people who saved him.


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Lottery To Determine Who Can Adopt Rescued Pup

The pooch now known as ‘Stormy’ seems none the worse for wear after spending several days stuck in a Dallas storm drain.

CBS 11–11/27/2013