Category Archives: Animal Services

Arlington Animal Services Center Achieves 101 Adoptions During Clear the Shelters Initiative

Articles Animal Clear Shelter 07-22-16 02

One hundred and one adoptions provided empty kennels and happy smiles during the annual Clear the Shelters event Saturday at the Arlington Animal Services Center. More than 700 shelters from across the country, including about 70 in the Metroplex, participated in the national Clear the Shelters initiative and waived adoption fees to…

Nonprofit Helps Sick Pets Get Better Through Arlington Tomorrow Foundation Grant

Articles Animal Shelter Pets 07-19-16

Thanks to a $10,000 grant from the Arlington Tomorrow Foundation, the non profit group Sponsor Adoptions was able to sponsor 33 shelter pets, which were considered highly adoptable despite their medical conditions. Through agreements with area veterinarian clinics and rescue groups, including SPCA of Dallas and Operation Kindness, Sponsor Adoptions was…

Arlington Adoption Fees Waived for Dogs, Cats During ‘Clear the Shelters’ Event

Articles Animal Clear the Shelter 07-12-16

Fees will be waived for dog or cat adoptions at the Arlington Animal Services Center between 10 a. m. and 5 p. m. Saturday, July 23 as part of the national Clear the Shelters initiative. Regular adoption prices are $90 for cats and kittens and $100 for dogs and puppies. Those costs include sterilization, vaccinations,…

Animal Services Manager Helps Dreams Come True at Ben Barber Career Tech

Articles Chris Huff FAA Awards 06-22-16

An exemplary educator that is inspirational, highly driven, compassionate…these are only a few words to describe Arlington’s Animal Services Manager Chris Huff. Programs designed to help all ages, ethnicities, and walks of life in the community are her target, in addition to helping homeless animals. Huff’s initiatives with staff to achieve…