North Texas Animal Shelters Seeing Pets Returned After Being Adopted During Pandemic"It’s been a lot to process with Covid, because we’re getting a lot in," said Humane Society of Dallas County Asst. Director Cynthia Brown.
Running Out Of Space: Dallas Animal Services At Highest Capacity Since Pandemic BeganTo prevent the euthanasia of healthy, friendly dogs, DAS is urging the community to adopt or foster a medium or large dog this week.
Survival Rate At Dallas Animal Services Hits All-Time HighFor the first time ever, the shelter’s live release rate is over 90%.
Virtual Pet Adoptions Up And Running In DallasThe entire pet adoption process at Dallas Animal Services can now be done virtually.
Dallas Animal Services Reduces Operations, Makes All Adoptions Free Until Further NoticeThe only non-staff permitted to enter the shelter will be individuals who contacted DAS about their lost pet.
Dallas Animal Services Warns Of Spike In Homeless KittensDallas Animal Services is encouraging the community to help save lives and reduce the number of homeless kittens in Dallas by getting cats in their neighborhood spayed/neutered for free this spring.
Dallas Animal Services Offering Free Pet Adoptions For New Year, New Home PromotionThe animals have all been spayed or neutered, they're up to date on their shots and have been microchipped.
Dallas Animal Services Offering Free Pet Adoptions With Holiday 'Adopt Don't Shop' EventThis event will take place at both Dallas Animal Services adoption locations as well as their pop-up adoption space at Galleria Dallas, now through Monday.
75-Year-Old Woman Attacked By Pit Bulls Recovering, Dog Owner In ICE CustodyThe Dallas dog owner whose three pit bulls mauled a 75-year-old woman last week is currently in U.S. Immigration custody, officials said.
Dallas Dog Owner Appealing Pet's Double Designation As 'Dangerous' And 'Aggressive'Owners of dogs in Dallas that are deemed dangerous and aggressive face two separate sets of fines.
Dallas Dog Owner Martha Yescas-Lira Charged With Felony In Attack By 3 Dogs On 75-Year-Old Woman In ParkPolice said it appears the dogs dug under the fence and escaped before attacking the victim.
Locations Of Dangerous Dogs Kept Secret In Many North Texas CitiesWhile some of the larger cities in the Metroplex are transparent about where dangerous dogs are living, The Ones For Justice found most cities keep their registries offline or completely private.
75-Year-Old Dallas Woman In Critical Condition After Being Mauled By 3 Pit BullsAnimal Control now has the dogs. The dogs’ owner will be issued citations by Animal Control, and a grand jury referral.
Some Dallas Dogs On 'Dangerous List' After Neighbor Disputes; Attorney Claims 'The Dog Is The Victim'Several of the animals that appear on the dangerous dog registry never hurt anyone, according to their owners, who claim their cases boiled down to "he said, she said" arguments.
Winter Wellness: Prioritizing Pet Safety As Temperatures PlummetWith temperatures plummeting this week, it is critical that pet owners prioritize the safety of their pets.