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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.

CBSDFW.COM–09/01/2014

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“Hoarding” Vet Begs For Compassion

A confession and a plea for compassion from a Fort Worth veterinarian Friday as he begged the state to let him work with animals again.

CBSDFW.COM–05/09/2014

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Veterinarian Turns Himself In, Charged With Animal Cruelty

CBS 11 News has learned that Dr. Millard “Lou” Tierce, of the Camp Bowie Animal Clinic, has been arrested for animal cruelty. Tierce is accused of keeping a dog alive for blood transfusions, after telling the family it had been put down.

CBSDFW.COM–04/30/2014

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North Texas Firefighter Adopts Puppy After Storm Drain Rescue

Dallas Firefighter Ryan Snow says he had no idea one particular call this week would have such an impact on him. Snow, along with other firefighters were called out to the 10300 block of Limestone Road on reports of a trapped animal.

CBS 11–04/25/2014

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Severely Injured Plano Puppy Gets A New Lease On Life

Officials suggest that pet owners always seek consultation from a veterinary professional with pet health concerns. DIY care can often be dangerous.

04/17/2014

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City Breaks Ground On First-Of-A-Kind Animal Shelter

Fort 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.

CBS 11–01/15/2014

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Adoption Event Planned For Rescued North Texas Animals

More than 200 animals seized from a Celina no kill animal shelter earlier this month are now clean, well fed and prepped for new lives. And it’s taken a tremendous effort to make it happen.

CBS 11–08/27/2013

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SPCA-Dallas DA’s Office Team Seize Cruelly Treated Dogs

Wednesday workers with the SPCA of Texas took custody of two cruelly treated dogs in Dallas. The seizure was the first for the new partnership between the SPCA and the Dallas County District Attorney’s Office’s Animal Cruelty Unit.

CBSDFW.COM–05/09/2013

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Vets Tend To Injured, Roaming Animals In West

A veterinary team is tending to six search and rescue dogs in the Central Texas town of West along with several dozen injured and wayward animals following a fertilizer plant explosion.

04/19/2013

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Texas Animal Chiropractors Offer Pet Care Alternative

Thirty years ago, Dr. Gene Giggleman was a Dallas veterinarian who thought chiropractors were quacks. Since then, he says he’s straightened out thousands of dogs and cats, not to mention the occasional snake, hamster, gerbil and guinea pig.

04/16/2013

The SPCA of Texas is also standing by should the North Texas Emergency Management System should call upon them to help in the rescue of animals in West.

Retired Veterinarian Challenges State Web Rules

A retired Texas veterinarian has filed a federal lawsuit challenging state regulations that bar him from evaluating animals and giving veterinary advice over the internet.

04/09/2013

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Cities Warning About Deadly Distemper Outbreak

North Texas cities are warning pet owners about a potential deadly outbreak of distemper.

02/27/2013

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