Garland Animal Shelter To Be Sanitized After Distemper OutbreakWorkers expect to move the remaining five at-risk dogs into an isolated area soon, so they can begin cleaning the shelter.
Volunteers Try To Save Dogs During Distemper Crisis At North Texas Animal ShelterVolunteers from Plano and as far away as Austin have come to the rescue with a triage RV where some of the sick dogs from Garland Animal Services are getting treatment.
CDC Says Trendy Backyard Chickens Pose Salmonella RiskThe CDC is warning of an outbreak of salmonella due to backyard chickens. The agency said that 212 people have gotten sick since February. The illnesses have been reported in 44 states.
Study Suggests That Dogs Rush To Help Crying OwnersEver notice that your dog approaches you when you cry? A new study suggests that dogs not only notice when somebody is upset, but they also might move more quickly to assist.
New Mesquite Ordinance On Pets In The Heat Gets TestedThe city says its new ordinance aims to prevent dogs from being left outside in extremely hot weather for hours.
Don’t Forget To Protect Your Pets During Heat WaveExperts urge pet owners to avoid taking dogs for a walk on the hot pavement so the pads on their paws don’t burn.
Dallas Zoo Dollar Day Expected To Attract Thousands, Despite The HeatJourney to the surface of the sun... uh, no just another day in Texas! And in these dog days of summer the Dallas Zoo is giving families a break.
Dog Inside Stolen Truck Reunited With Owner After ChaseA police chase that started in Grand Prairie on Friday morning ended with the suspect being caught in Corinth, and a dog being reunited with her owner.