No-kill shelter

A dog waiting for adoption at the Terrell Animal Shelter (CBS 11 News)

Animal Shelter’s Volunteers, Social Media Help Find New Homes

An overcrowded North Texas animal shelter is going to great lengths to keep from euthanizing animals. The measures are working, but only for now.


One of the dogs in a Fort Worth animal shelter. (Credit: Joel Thomas/KTVT)

Animal Shelter, Activists’ Rift Illustrated By False Rumor

The rumor of a mass euthanasia of dogs at the Parker County Animal Shelter Wednesday proved to be bad information. But the rumor underscores tension between the shelter and local rescue groups.


One of the dogs in a Fort Worth animal shelter. (Credit: Joel Thomas/KTVT)

Fort Worth Plans Expanding Animal Medical Ward

How ill animals are treated at city pounds is one of the biggest complaints of animal rights groups. Fort Worth city officials say that’s why they’re planning a huge expansion of its isolation and medical ward.


A dog's paw against a fence. (credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

Group: Fort Worth Unnecessarily Killing Animals

Suzette Watkins runs Riverside Kennel in Fort Worth and is the head of the Fort Worth branch of No Kill, an animal rights group. And she has a problem with Fort Worth’s animal control.


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Grassroots Efforts Saving Fannin County ‘Critters’

Some animal lovers in Fannin County worry the clock is ticking on their hopes for a modern animal shelter.