Category Archives: Animal Services

Citizens’ Act of Kindness is Memorialized at Arlington Animal Services Center

This act of kindness is bittersweet. It begins with an extremely injured cat, clinging to life, found lying on a busy Arlington street. A snowball effect begins. First, a concerned UT Arlington student named Peyton and his friends step in to rescue the cat from its perilous situation. Next on scene…

Congratulations to Arlington’s 2018 Animal Essay Contest Winners

Congratulations to all of our 2018 Arlington Animal Essay Contest winners! The City of Arlington hosted a reception for 12 talented third, fourth, fifth and sixth graders on Tuesday, March 7, shortly before the students were recognized by Arlington City Council during the evening meeting. More than 800 entries were received for this…

Heritage Team: Bright Minds Presenting the Past, Dreaming of the Future

Dreams are coming true for students in the Arlington Animal Services Heritage Team Program. This year’s members were awarded $1,400 in scholarship funds for their year-long commitment of volunteering at the Animal Services Center and diligent participation in a contest meant to inspire and educate on African-American heritage. The Heritage Team…