Nose for News

SPCA of Texas to Participate in PetSmart Charities® National Adoption Weekend, November 11-13

Mobile Adoptions Vehicle to Bring Adoptable Pets to Three North Texas-Area PetSmart Stores

WHAT: The SPCA of Texas will be participating in PetSmart Charities® National Adoption Weekend, a three-day adoption event taking place nationwide November 11-13, and bringing adoptable pets to three Metroplex-area PetSmart stores in its Mobile Adoptions Vehicle.

The SPCA of Texas invites potential pet owners to come adopt a shelter pet and save a life. To view all of our pets available for adoption and to learn more about the SPCA of Texas, please visit www.spca.org.

WHEN/WHERE:
Adoptable pets will be available at the following times and locations:

Friday, November 11, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
PetSmart store on Greenville Avenue
Old Town Shopping Center, 5500 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75206

Saturday, November 12, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
PetSmart store in Lakewood
7331 Gaston Ave, Dallas, TX 75214

Sunday, November 13, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
PetSmart store in Denton
1441 S Loop 288, Denton, TX 76205


COST: Regular adoption fees are $250 for puppies 0-6 months, $125 for adult dogs 6 months or older, $50 for senior dogs 7 years or older, $50 for VIP dogs, $125 for kittens, $75 for adult cats, $50 for senior cats 7 years and older and $50 for VIP cats. Fee includes spay/neuter surgery, age-appropriate vaccinations, a heartworm test for dogs six months and older, initial heartworm preventative for dogs, a feline leukemia test for cats four months and older, a microchip, a rabies tag and a free leash or cat carrier. Call 214-742-SPCA (7722) or visit www.spca.org.

MORE: To learn more about the SPCA of Texas, please visit www.spca.org. To view all adoptable pets, visit www.spca.org/findapet.

About the SPCA of Texas
The SPCA of Texas is the leading animal welfare organization in North Texas. Founded in 1938, the non-profit operates two shelters, three spay/neuter clinics and an emergency animal rescue center, all located in Dallas and Collin Counties, and maintains a team of animal cruelty investigators who respond to thousands of calls in seven North Texas counties. Moreover, the SPCA of Texas serves as an active resource center for an array of services that bring people and animals together to enrich each other’s lives. The SPCA of Texas is not affiliated with any other entity and does not receive general operating funds from the City of Dallas, State of Texas, federal government or any other national humane organization. The SPCA of Texas is dedicated to providing every animal exceptional care and a loving home.

About PetSmart Charities®
PetSmart Charities, Inc. is a nonprofit animal welfare organization that saves the lives of homeless pets.  Each year nearly 500,000 dogs and cats find homes through our adoption program in all PetSmart® stores across the U.S. and sponsored adoption events.  Each year millions of PetSmart shoppers contribute to PetSmart Charities to help pets in need by making donations on a pin pad at the register.  PetSmart Charities efficiently uses 90 cents of every dollar to support its mission of finding lifelong, loving homes for all pets.  PetSmart Charities grants more money to directly help pets in need than any other animal welfare group in North America, with a focus on funding adoption and spay/neuter programs that help communities solve pet overpopulation.  PetSmart Charities is a 501(c)(3) organization, independent from PetSmart, Inc.  PetSmart Charities has received the Four Star Rating for the past 13 years from Charity Navigator, an independent nonprofit that reports on the effectiveness, accountability and transparency of nonprofits, placing it among the top one percent of charities rated by this organization. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Foster

Love Puppies & Kittens?

Cuddle puppies and kittens, dote on dogs and cats, provide post-operative care for canines and felines and teach four-legged foster friends what snuggling is all about.

Learn More

Jose

SPCA of Texas Voices

"I'm absolutely in LOVE with Kitty (formerly Kaleigh). I know her name isn't original at all but I just started calling her that until I could think of a name and it just stuck - it's so her! I've attached two photos - she's seriously the most beautiful kitty in the world! She loves to steal tennis balls and bones from her dog sister - she thinks she's a dog! She enjoys going for walks and car rides, snuggling with mom, bird watching, drinking from the sink, playing with her pipe cleaners and getting into mom's makeup in the mornings. I couldn't 'imagine life without her. She's the absolute best!"

Laureen Jankins

Pet Owner