One bobcat was seen with its two babies in the Plantation Resort area. They got scared by traffic and ran inside a drain opening. Unfortunately, there was no forest for them to head for. And they might be confused and not know how to reach a park.
A puppy’s sadness is keeping neighbors awake at all hours, but more than anything they would like him to be allowed inside the house, so he won’t be so sad anymore. While having a dog can definitely be challenging, leaving him howling is not considerate for the dog or other people, as several residents pointed out.
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North Texans stepped up this year to give thousands of animals a new home. Chelsea Nolly was one of many people who found her new best friend at one of the shelters that participated in NBC 5 and Telemundo 39‘s local Clear the Shelters campaign. Nolly is excited to take...
Plano residents may soon be allowed to own their own chickens. Later this month, the Plano City Council will vote on changing the city ordinance regarding backyard chickens. A local group, known as "Plano Hens", has been advocating for the change in the ordinance, and has worked with the city to come up with both a plan and the rules.
Just when you think there isn’t a restaurant concept you haven’t heard of, here comes Whitehorse Steakhouse at Oak Meadow Ranch. At this property about an hour north of Dallas, diners get a chef-prepared meal followed by some snuggle time and photo opportunities with exotic animals including red kangaroos, an African serval, ringtail lemurs, sloths and more.
Just be sure to try this out AFTER you take a whirl on the rides; it promises to be too good to hurl.
The beautiful Dallas Arboretum is all fixed up for autumn and this year the pumpkin patch has some competition. Good Day's Hanna Battah got a preview of the Bugtopia larger-than-life insect topiaries.
According to Denton Animal Support Foundation Executive Director Kiara Hunter,. “Denton Animal Support Foundation celebrates its 15th anniversary this year – and what a year it’s been!. “Denton Animal Support Foundation (DASF) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to save more Denton area animals. We accomplish this by focusing...
The Richardson Animal Shelter recently got a few new temporary residents this week thanks to the Collin County Animal Shelter. With the McKinney-based shelter at full capacity and Richardson having some empty kennels, six dogs took the trip down US 75 in the next step on their journey to finding a forever home.
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Horned lizards hatchlings from zoos in North Texas are heading to their new home. On Thursday, 100 hatchlings from the Fort Worth Zoo plus more from the Dallas Zoo and the Caldwell Zoo in Tyler head will be released into the wild. The hatchlings will be released into a wildlife...
Plano’s planning and zoning commission voted 8-0 on Aug. 16 to change the city’s zoning ordinance as a first step to allow residents to keep backyard hens. The Plano City Council plans to vote Sept. 27 on whether to allow residents to own chickens. The council will also be responsible for ironing out any details such as how many a resident could own.
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The sighting of an occasional cat on the University of Dallas campus is a common occurrence for even the semi-observant student. Though there are not many cats actually living on campus, their stealthy habits can make them seem ubiquitous. Natalie Lambert, ‘21, who took a great interest in the campus...
Our mission is to actively assist the community in reducing feline overpopulation. Our goal is to place 300 cats/kittens into adoptive homes this year. Our TNR program assists in the trap-neuter-return of approximately 1,000 feral cats. Areas Served. Dallas-Fort Worth area. Fundraising Events. Our fundraising is conducted online through our...
A Frisco resident living in the Live Oak Village area got an offer to get rid of roof rats. That’s how they realized that this is an issue around Frisco. They were also told that Stonebrook Ranch is already dealing with the rodents. Is this the time of year to act against rats in Frisco?
Location: CAMP at The Hill, 9300 North Central Expressway, Dallas, TX 75231. Opening Hours: Everyday from 10am – 6pm until October 31. Ages 2 and under are free. We got the chance to visit the Paw Patrol Experience: Only at Camp – a brand new immersive experience for younger kids.
Courtney Burns, Interim Vice President, Animal Welfare. Maura Davies, M.A., Vice President, Communications. Jan Rees-Jones (non-voting) The SPCA of Texas is dedicated to providing every animal exceptional care and a loving home. 2021 – 2022 Goals. • Provide low-cost spay/neuter and wellness care to more than 20,000 pets. • Find...
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The Dallas Zoo is going for all the feels on social media. The zoo has been flooding its Twitter and Facebook feeds with photos and videos of its newest tiger cub Sumini. Born August 2, she's the Dallas Zoo's first critically endangered Sumatran tiger cub since 1948. Only an estimated 400-600 Sumatran tigers remain in the wild.