Category Archives: Animal Services

Animal Services Center New Manager

The Arlington Animal Services Center is full of new-found energy under the leadership of Chrishandra (Chris) Huff, appointed as the new Animal Services Manager as of January 23. Huff has an impressive list of accomplishments and achievements.   She was recently recognized as a recipient of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.…

PetSmart® Adoption Event Successful

Thanks to a new partnership with PetSmart®, twelve adoptable animals from Arlington Animal Services  found new homes at the first mobile adoption event held at the Highlands PetSmart® on Saturday, January 28. This new program is ongoing with events planned for the second and fourth Saturday of each month from 10:30…

Valentails Event at Animal Services Center

Join us for family and furry fun Saturday, February 11, 10 a. m. – 4 p. m. at the first annual Valentails event hosted by Friends of Arlington Animal Services (FAAS)Admission is free and there will be raffle prizes, face painting, and matchmaking pets. You may find your valentine of a lifetime…

Movie Night at Animal Services

Beginning Friday, February 24,  Arlington Animal Services (AAS) will begin having family-friendly Movie Night on the last Friday of the month. Tickets will go to the first 30 individuals that express an interest in attending that provide a monetary donation in person at AAS prior to the event. Donations received for Movie Night…

UTA Student Volunteers Hold Bake Sale

Volunteers Adam Castleman, Espy Trujillo, Justin Nguyen, and Kiriakis Newman are shown above preparing for a bake sale held at UT Arlington in December. The event, organized by the Animals & Environment committee, generated almost $250 in donations which were donated to Arlington Animal Services (AAS). Community Services Educator Chris Huff…

Golden Paws January Senior Pet of the Month – Meet Frankie!

He is a small male Jack Russell Terrier mix with handsome coloring. Frankie is five years young, neutered, and weighs 13 pounds. Arlington Animal Services Volunteer and professional photographer Sylvia Elzafon of Sylvia Elzafon Photography  took Frankie on an outing for some fun rolling around in clover during a photo shoot.…