Category Archives: Rescues And Shelters

Tails and Trails 5K and fundraiser Saturday benefits Denton Animal Shelter Foundation

Tails and Trails, the Denton Animal Shelter Foundation’s annual fundraiser, takes place this Saturday ,October the 22nd beginning at 8 a.m.  The event takes place at the North Texas Fairgrounds in Denton and features a 5K run, 1 mile pet … Continue reading

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Collin County Humane Society’s “Give A Dog A Home” Gala Friday at City Place

Collin County Humane Society’s annual “Give A Dog A Home” Gala takes place Friday night from 7 p.m. to midnight at the 42nd Floor, Cityplace Conference Center, 2711 North Haskell in Dallas.  A cocktail hour with live music by Derek … Continue reading

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Lots of great events for pet lovers in North Texas this weekend!

According to local meteorologists, this may be the last warm weekend we get for a while, so get out and enjoy it, help some homeless pets, and take advantage of some very special offers: Friday and Saturday, October 14 and … Continue reading

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Feral Friends silent auction Saturday at Artists’ Showplace Gallery

Feral Friends annual silent auction and dinner fundraiser will take place Saturday, October 15, 2011 from 6pm-9pm.  The event will be held at Artists’ Showplace Gallery, 15615 Coit Rd, Suite 230, Dallas, TX 75248.  Tickets are only $22 online or … Continue reading

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ART To The Rescue benefit Saturday night at historic Texas Theatre

It’s time once again for Art To The Rescue!  Saturday, October 15th at the historic Texas Theatre, Animal Rescue of Texas will host their popular annual fundraiser, including a rambunctious live art auction, nerve-racking silent art auction, mouth-watering cocktails, delicious … Continue reading

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ASPCA grants rescuers $250,000 for hay to feed horses and donkeys

As we’ve been reporting all week, Texas shelters and rescuers are struggling to care for livestock abandoned and unwanted by farmers and ranchers who, because of the unprecedented drought and faltering economy, can no longer afford to care for them.  … Continue reading

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State Fair of Texas 2011: Corny dogs, disc dogs, and now–adoptable dogs!

The annual State Fair of Texas starts this Friday with all the usual elements – the traditional opening day parade, entertaining live concerts, colorful games, thrilling rides, vibrant gardens, challenging competitions, tantalizing foods, and this year – adoptable dogs from … Continue reading

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Adopt A Less Adoptable Pet Week: Cassidy

This is the second in a series of seven profiles of less adoptable pets we’re doing as part of Petfinder.com’s Adopt A Less Adoptable Pet Week.  All of these great pets that have been in foster care too long – … Continue reading

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Adopt-A-Less-Adoptable-Pet Week! Sept 17-25, 2011

Petfinder.com’s Adopt-A-Less-Adoptable-Pet Week is devoted to giving those pets who are often overlooked at shelters and rescue groups for whatever reason — they’re old, the wrong breed, have special needs, or are simply different or the wrong color — a … Continue reading

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The easiest way to help homeless pets? Shop online with AdoptAShelter.com

Want a fast, easy, and fun way to help homeless pets?  Do your online shopping through AdoptAShelter.com.  You choose the animal organization you want to support, then shop ‘til you drop at any of over 400 top-line stores.  Stores like: … Continue reading

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