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Ear Care For Dogs

August 27, 2016 / Comments Off on Ear Care For Dogs

Dogs’ ears come in all sorts of different shapes and sizes. But no matter the shape, all dogs can get ear infections. That’s why proper ear care is essential for all dogs. In this AVMA video, Dr. Julia Georgesen tells you all about a dog’s ears and how to properly clean them.

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Burleson family reunited with dog after years of deception

August 24, 2016 / Comments Off on Burleson family reunited with dog after years of deception

When a representative from the SPCA of Texas called in July and asked if they were missing a golden retriever, the Galbreath family of Burleson almost couldn’t believe what was happening. About 10 years ago, Brad and Courtney Galbreath adopted a puppy they named Paris and after spending time in training, realized the dog had…

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Burleson Animal Shelter Pet of the Week

August 22, 2016 / Comments Off on Burleson Animal Shelter Pet of the Week

Frankie Frankie is a 1-year-old Australian Shepherd mix who is looking for a place to call his own. This sweet boy has tons of energy, loves to run and play and is just as cute as can be. Frankie’s adoption fee is $140.00. So grab the family and come and visit Frankie and his K-9…

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Improvements Seen After City Privatized Management Of Dallas Zoo

August 21, 2016 / Comments Off on Improvements Seen After City Privatized Management Of Dallas Zoo

It’s now up to the Dallas City Council to decide whether to turn over management of Fair Park from the city to a private, non-profit group. But in 2009, with far less controversy, the council voted to hand over control of the Dallas Zoo to the Dallas Zoological Society, a non-profit group.   full story…

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Where to Spot Bald Eagles in Dallas

August 20, 2016 / Comments Off on Where to Spot Bald Eagles in Dallas

If you visit the Trinity River Audubon Center, you might see America’s national animal, the majestic Bald Eagle. Not long ago, catching a glimpse of a bald eagle riding the wind in North Texas would have been about as rare as sighting a Sasquatch along the Dallas North Tollway. But today, if someone claims to…

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Dallas Jail Inmates To Train Dogs Spared from Death

August 19, 2016 / Comments Off on Dallas Jail Inmates To Train Dogs Spared from Death

Dallas County commissioners this week approved Home for Hounds, a dog-training class for inmates. During the five-week course, 10 inmates will train dogs plucked from the euthanization line at the Grand Prairie shelter. The goal: to boost adoption rates, give inmates a vocational skill and, most important, help teach them how to care more about…

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Dallas Woman charged with Attack by Dangerous Dog

August 19, 2016 / Comments Off on Dallas Woman charged with Attack by Dangerous Dog

From CBSDFW.COM – It was at the end of May when a 13-year-old boy was attacked by a white bull terrier at an apartment complex in east Dallas. Today the person who police say let that dog run free is behind bars. Luz Alvarez was arrested by the City Marshals yesterday and has been charged with Attack by Dangerous…

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Bank in Burleson finds card skimming device, and a camera on ATM

August 19, 2016 / Comments Off on Bank in Burleson finds card skimming device, and a camera on ATM

Police are looking for suspects after a card ‘skimming’ device and a secret camera were found on an ATM at a bank in Burleson. Image Courtesy of Burleson Police Department. Full story here http://www.star-telegram.com/news/local/crime/article95932457.html

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Man rescues woman and her dog in Louisiana Flood

August 17, 2016 / Comments Off on Man rescues woman and her dog in Louisiana Flood

Hero David Phung jumps in the water to save the woman and her dog, too. Check out the video below from WAFB:  

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It may be cooler, but never leave pets unattended in a vehicle

August 16, 2016 / Comments Off on It may be cooler, but never leave pets unattended in a vehicle

Hundreds of pets die each year from heat exhaustion when they are left in parked vehicles. The temperature inside your vehicle can rise almost 20º F in just 10 minutes. Even though the weather is little cooler right now, do not leave your pets unattended.

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