Category Archives: You Can Help

Find out how you can help strengthen Texas animal laws, Saturday, May 31st

What: Texas Humane Legislation Network (THLN) North Texas Chapter Meeting When: Saturday, May 31, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Where:  Dallas Animal Services, 1818 N Westmoreland Rd, Dallas, TX 75212 Why: You can learn how to make a difference for … Continue reading

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Pets For Life Call For Volunteers!

The Dallas Companion Animal Project is bringing Pets For Life to Dallas, and they need your help! Pets For Life is a nationally-recognized program that will save pets by helping communities that—because of economic, social, linguistic, or cultural factors—don’t have … Continue reading

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2014 City budget: $300K for bike lanes, but only $100K for saving pets and solving problems

It’s budget crunch time for the City of Dallas. The town hall meetings have come and gone and a City Council vote to accept the proposed budget could be held as early as next week.  It’s almost over.  Almost.  Just … Continue reading

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Dallas Companion Animal Project: Crossroads Community Outreach Needs Pet Food

Pet Owner Outreach is an important component of the Dallas Companion Animal Project’s plan to make Dallas a No Kill Community.  Helping pet owners with limited financial means find and utilize available resources to better care for their pets means … Continue reading

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Your action is needed to keep Texas House from gutting the Dangerous Wild Animal Act

The Dangerous Wild Animal Act (DWAA), passed in 2001 with the support of the Texas Humane Legislation Network, requires the owner of a dangerous wild animal (a lion, a tiger, cougar, leopard, cheetah, jaguar, bear, coyote, hyena, jackal, baboon, gorilla, … Continue reading

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Off The Ground event Saturday will build 50 beds for shelter dogs

The Petropolitan and Freehand Corporation have teamed up to bring "Off The Ground!!!" to Dallas. The goal of this event is to build 50 elevated dog beds for donation to local animal shelters. These beds are designed to elevate the … Continue reading

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Help needed to find the person who poisoned 2 Boxers in Fort Worth

Sad news – On August 22nd, someone fed chicken and steak laced with antifreeze, either over or through the fence, to two boxers who were playing in their backyard. The dogs were quickly rushed to the veterinarian but despite receiving … Continue reading

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Tanner is lost in River Legacy Park – spread the word!

Tanner has been missing since around 2:30 Saturday afternoon. He is 12 now and is starting to show some signs of senility, but they sporadic. He is a black dog and it could be that the heat made him get … Continue reading

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Your Call Today Can Save Horses from Slaughter

Guest post by Pamela Duffy Horse slaughter is about to become legal in the US again!  We need to flood our US Senators and US House reps with phone calls TODAY and TOMORROW!  The horse slaughter situation is looking really … Continue reading

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Party with the Animals Dec. 11 at Dallas City Shelter!

Guest post by Andy Allen, Principal, Allen & Associates (Writer & Editor) & Vice President, Dallas Animal Advocates Reduced adoption prices, free pet photos, and the best selection of cats and dogs in town … what could be more festive? … Continue reading

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