Category Archives: Animal Services

Maddie’s Fund Grant Gives Unweaned Shelter Kittens A Good Start

Arlington Animal Services‘ “bottle babies” are off to a wonderful start, thanks to a $5,000 grant awarded by Maddie’s Fund. This new, innovative Foster Pet Care Project titled, “A Great Start for Bottle Babies” will supply the shelter with starter kits for unweaned kittens. Maddie’s Fund® is a family foundation created in 1994 by…

Don’t Miss a Purrfect Opportunity to Help an Arlington Feral Cat

The date of the last Feral Cat Sunday for 2018 is almost here. Got feral or community cats in your Arlington neighborhood? Get ready. Get involved. Help make an impactful change.  Interested in participating, but not sure how to trap a cat? Link here to humane trapping information by Best Friends Animal Society to learn about the process and protocols. Traps may be rented from Arlington…

Arlington’s 2019 Anniversary Edition Pet Calendar the Perfect Gift for Animal Lovers

The 2019 Arlington Animal Services Pet Calendar is ready to enjoy and share! The 10th anniversary calendar, which makes a great gift for the animal lovers in your life, celebrates all the pets adopted from the City during the past decade. The cover features a handsome dog known as “Angel Boy” who won the…

18th Annual Animal Essay Contest Kicks Off in The American Dream City!

The 2019 Animal Essay Contest is open to all students residing in Arlington city limits in third, fourth, fifth and sixth grades who attend either public, private, or home school. Original essays that are submitted should be 500 words or less and must be typed or handwritten. The essay contest begins Monday,…