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Eight Reasons Your Organization Needs Twitter (short video)

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Three years. 6,000 Lives Saved.

This week is a milestone for the Dallas Animal Services PetSmart Everyday Adoption Center. The center, built and paid for by PetSmart Charities and staffed by Dallas Animal Services officially opened on November 3, 2013. Three years and 6,000 adoptions … Continue reading

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Release Your Inner Animal at Howl At The Moon

On Saturday, November 12th, House of Blues will be the place to cut loose, have some fun, and release your inner animal as the Dallas Companion Animal Project presents Howl At The Moon – a magical evening filled with a … Continue reading

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The Animals Have Lost A Champion

Just too much loss lately. Way too much. There is nothing I can say as eloquently as Teresa has, so I will just share the short tribute she did for Culture Map. Revered Dallas animal rescuer Paige Anderson passes away … Continue reading

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Texas Unites Conference Needs You!

Texas Unites, the largest regional animal welfare conference in the nation, is now accepting speaker proposals for the 2017 Conference to be held in April in Austin. If you’re a expert in your field and want to share your knowledge … Continue reading

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Clear The Shelters. It's a Good Day.

Got questions about Clear The Shelters and who the people are who adopt at this event? Are you worried that shelters are giving pets away to dog fighters to be used as bait dogs or to satanists for torture? Well, … Continue reading

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From 72% kill rate to 72% save rate: A milestone for Dallas on the road to No-Kill

In July of 2011, then Code Compliance Director Joey Zapata asked me to chair a City task force to take on the job of pulling together a group of local animal welfare leaders to create a blue print to get Dallas to … Continue reading

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Eight month old puppy facing uncertain future after mom's unexpected death

Guest post by Cindy Embry Beth’s human mother died when she was about 5 months old, and Beth was found sitting next to her body, confused and uncertain as to what to do. A friend of her moms has been … Continue reading

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Richardson Rescue Dog to compete at Westminster on Saturday

Jimmy is an all American Mutt – the kind of loyal, devoted dog we all grew up with. He was adopted from the Richardson Humane Society in 2008, and now he’s about to make history. For the first time ever, … Continue reading

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Mazie's Mission opens veterinary clinic for homeless pets

Dozens of animal welfare advocates and supporters attended the Grand Opening for the new Mazie’s Mission veterinary clinic this past weekend.  The new non-profit animal hospital, located at Main Street and FM 423 in Frisco, is not open to the … Continue reading

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