Category Archives: Dog of the Week

Articles Dog of the Week 08-11-14

Dog of the Week – Meet Ralph

Our wonderful Dog of The Week has been named Ralph, but you can name him anything that you would like, as that is not his real name! He is a very handsome Black Labrador Retriever/Border Collie mix with a white chest. Ralph is very friendly and loves to give doggie kisses. He likes other dogs and demonstrates his playfulness around them. He appears to have been leash trained since he has not tugged on the leash when walked. He also appears to be house trained. He would be very happy with a family that will exercise him and provide him Read more…

Articles Dog of the Week 08-04-14

Dog of the Week – Meet Jethro

It’s no wonder “Jethro” was chosen as our featured Dog of the Week at Arlington Animal Services. This four year old Labrador Retriever Mix is as smart and loyal as they come. Jethro has a gorgeous golden coat and is a very handsome fellow. Weighing approximately 86 pounds, don’t let his size fool you. Jethro is quite active and loves his tennis balls! His favorite game is fetch and Jethro is quite agile and quick. Throw the ball in the air and he’ll be sure to catch it every time! Not only is Jethro a fun guy to have as your furry Read more…

Articles Dog of the Week 07-28-14

Dog of the Week – Meet Hunter

“Hunter” is our featured Dog of the Week at Arlington Animal Services. A beautiful tri-colored female Treeing Walker Coonhound Mix, Hunter is a sweet girl who loves affection and attention. Well behaved, Hunter listens well on a leash and loves to please people. With affection and positive reinforcement while being trained she enjoys playing fetch with stuffed animals and balls. Approximately three years old, Hunter weighs approximately 60 pounds and is considered a large-sized dog. Known to be wonderful family dogs, Coonhounds have loads of energy and enjoy an active lifestyle. This girl is no exception, with her favorite “hobby” Read more…

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Dog of the Week – Meet Copper

C’mon, let’s play! Looking at his sweet face, full of smiles and love we couldn’t help but pick Copper as the Dog of the Week at Arlington Animal Services. His friendly disposition and handsome smile are waiting to welcome you home each and every day! Copper is a social dog who loves being around people and enjoys being outside playing fetch with balls and ropes. Young and energetic, Copper loves to please and is very toy motivated. Copper was previously “crate trained” knows several commands including sit, wait, potty, and outside. Copper is a Catahoula Mix and is approximately five months Read more…

Articles Dog of the Week 07-14-14

Dog of the Week – Meet Dexter

Meet Dexter, our special Dog of The Week! Dexter is a little shy and afraid when he first meets you, but warms up very quickly when you show him affection. It’s very difficult for Dexter when he is around a bunch of noisy dogs and in a strange environment. He would probably do very well in a quiet household with grown children. Chihuahuas are known to be very devoted to their owners. Wouldn’t you like to welcome Dexter into your home and receive that devotion in return? Dexter appears to be housebroken. He is a white, long haired Chihuahua mix and Read more…

Articles Dog of the Week 07-07-14

Dog of the Week – Meet Rocko

Meet Rocko—the Arlington Animal Services’ chosen Dog of the Week! Rocko is a fun-loving Labrador Retriever/Standard Poodle mix, weighing in at 58 pounds. Rocko is a male, estimated to be about a year and a half old. He is black with lighter color fur highlighting his face. Rocko likes toys, and is a high energy boy that would love an active family, especially one with a yard to play in. An adult family, or one with older children would be the best match to provide Rocko a permanent home. He still has puppy-like playfulness and would benefit from the free training Read more…

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Dog of the Week – Meet Droopy

Meet Droopy, the Arlington Animal Services Dog of the Week. Weighing in at 50 pounds, this male red & white Basset Hound mix is about three years old. Droopy is like most basset hounds exhibiting sweet and gentle characteristics. Bassets like to do tricks for food and with positive reinforcement and gentle training. Droopy might be able to “sing for his supper” as well. Droopy would probably do well in a household with older children. Come on out and meet this wonderful dog today! Droopy is in the adoption mall in DA2, and his identification number is 23061808. Shelter location Read more…

Dog of the Week – Meet Casey

Meet Casey—Arlington Animal Services chosen dog of the week! She is a very playful sweetheart and would love to have a permanent home. This 13 pound brown, white and black female Shepherd mix is about three and a half months old and came into the shelter as a stray. What a fun loving puppy, ready to go to a new home! Her puppy energy is infectious. Casey loves to play with toys and she would benefit from positive reinforcement and training. Come meet Casey and let her share the dog days of summer with you! Casey is located in Dog Read more…

Dog of the Week – Meet Cadence

“Cadence” is a handsome Australian Shepherd Mix located at Arlington Animal Services. Chosen as our featured Dog of the Week, this gorgeous guy will melt your heart with his soft brown eyes and stunning red and black coat. Smart as can be and a true gentleman, Cadence enjoys being active and is very social. Cadence loves to chase balls, jump for toys and be a part of the action. Best of all, he walks well on a leash and knows how to sit on  command. Loving and sweet, this boy would make a great addition to an active family. Known to be Read more…

Dog of the Week – Meet Missy

Little Missy is an adorable two month old tan and white Chihuahua Mix. With all this puppy cuteness, we couldn’t help but make Missy our featured Dog of the Week for Arlington Animal Services. Adorable in every little way that a puppy can be, this cutie is super smart and already knows how to play fetch. Playful and active as any healthy puppy should be, Missy will let you know when she’s all tuckered out by coming to you for hugs and snuggles. Cuddling in your lap and enjoying your company, Missy has such good manners for a puppy and Read more…