SPCA of Texas

(credit: SPCA of Texas)

SPCA Rescues Nearly 150 Animals From Balch Springs House

SPCA rescue teams entered a Balch Springs home Wednesday afternoon and were soon pulling out stacks of animal crates from a home that records show is occupied by a 69-year-old woman.

CBS 11–08/26/2015

One of the six dogs taken in by SPCA of Texas from Ellis County (photo: SPCA of Texas)

SPCA Takes Custody of Seven Cruelly Treated Animals from Ellis County

Before a custody hearing Tuesday an agreement was reached for the animal owner to relinquish ownership of the seven animals to the SPCA of Texas.

08/11/2015

(credit: Ellis County Jail)

Neighbors Say Officer Arrested For Animal Cruelty Tried To “Save Them”

Residents who live near the Dallas Police Department officer who was arrested on animal cruelty charges said their neighbor thought she was rescuing animals.

08/04/2015

(credit: Ellis County Jail)

Dallas Police Sergeant Arrested, Facing Animal Cruelty Charges

A Dallas police sergeant has been arrested and charged with Animal Cruelty. Sergeant Kandy Standige has been with the separtment since 1995 and is currently on administrative leave.

CBSDFW.COM–08/04/2015

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SPCA Receives Nearly 400 Fighting Roosters & Hens After Raid

An Ellis County judge gave 384 cruelly treated roosters and hens to the SPCA of Texas. They’ll soon be evaluated and put up for adoption on a case by case basis.

04/23/2015

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Constable: No Evidence Of Dogs Shot By Firefighter Attacking Livestock

A followup on the story of a Facebook picture showing two dead dogs, apparently killed by a North Texas volunteer firefighter. A friend had said the man was protecting his livestock, but investigators now say that’s not true.

CBSDFW.COM–02/26/2015

(credit: CBS 11 News)

One Day To Raise Millions Of Dollars

North Texas Giving Day donations can make a huge impact all year long for hundreds of North Texas non-profit charities.

09/18/2014

This malnourished dog was seized alongside 166 other dogs by the SPCA. (credit: SPCA of Texas)

Custody Hearing Date Set For 222 Animals Seized By SPCA

The SPCA of Texas seized 222 cruelly treated animals — 166 dogs, 43 cats, 14 kittens and 13 puppies — last week from a property in Wolfe City.

07/30/2014

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Best Pet Rescue Shelters In DFW

The DFW area is filled with many different places to find a sweet pet for your family. Here are five of the best pet rescue shelters available in the DFW area.

02/28/2014

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

200+ Animals Rescued From A Single Kaufman County Residence

More than 200 animals were taken from a home in Kaufman County from filthy conditions, according to the SPCA of Texas.

CBS 11–07/25/2013

A dog displaced by the May 15 North Texas tornadoes and storms. (credit: Granbury Animal Clinic)

Efforts Underway To Reunite Tornado Victims With Their Pets

Efforts are underway in parts of North Texas to find pets that were lost after this week’s deadly tornadoes. Volunteers and law enforcement officials are working to reunite owners with pets who’ve gone astray.

CBSDFW.COM–05/17/2013

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