Category Archives: Animal Services

Two Volunteers Receive Animal Services’ 2018 Bill McCart Volunteer of the Year Award

Arlington Animal Services volunteers are amazing! Altogether, nearly 300 active volunteers devoted 15,576 hours of lifesaving service helping homeless shelter animals over the past year. These remarkable volunteers, the lifeline of shelter operations, were recognized at a recent Volunteer Appreciation celebration. Animal Services is excited to announce two recipients of the…

Petmate Spreading Kindness to Shelter Dogs on National Fetch Day, Sat. Oct. 20

A special treat is in store for anyone who adopts a dog at Arlington Animal Services this Saturday, the 20th of October. The shelter is celebrating a new holiday established by Petmate and on this, the inaugural year of Chuckit! National Fetch Day, Petmate is providing every adopter of a…

Feral Cat Sundays Are Back for Arlington Feral and Community Cats

Arlington residents and business owners with feral cats roaming their properties may participate in upcoming Feral Cat Sunday events scheduled on Oct. 28, Nov. 4, Nov. 11 and Nov. 18, 2018. These free clinic events for Arlington residents are made possible by grant funding from City of Arlington partner Best Friends Animal Society. Each clinic will accept the first 20 feral/community cats to arrive in a…