Posted on: August 15, 2017

Create a Feline-Friendly Home for your #ClearTheShelters Cat

Pretty long-haired cat with blue eyes resting in the grass.

At the Clear the Shelters event on Aug. 19, Irving Animal Services (IAS) and its partner DFW Humane are waiving the adoption fees on all available pets from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Animal Care Campus, 4140 Valley View Drive.

Pet cats seem to have it pre...

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Posted on: August 12, 2017

Clear the Shelters: Find Your Perfect (Pet) Match Aug. 19

Clear The Shelter interview with Corey Price by NBC5's Kristin Dickerson.

Nearly 7.6 million animals enter animal shelters nationwide every year. Of those, about 3.9 million are dogs and 3.4 million are cats according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Although the numbers can be disheartening, An...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Preparing for a Successful Dog Adoption

Young woman leaves Irving Animal Care Campus after adopting a shelter dog.

The biggest national pet adoption event – #ClearTheShelters – is just a few days away, and Irving Animal Services (IAS) wants every adoption Saturday, Aug. 19 - as well as every other day - to be a success. A dog is a wonderful additio...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Share Your #LoveMyPet Photo with #ClearTheShelters

Examples of the #LoveMyPet frame in use, available from NBC for social media sharing.

Share your love for your pet and show your support for #ClearTheShelters with this photo frame that can be shared on Facebook and Instagram. Simply upload a photo to get started. 

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

A Prince of a Guy: One Clear the Shelters Success Story

Prince, the Clear the Shelters success story dog who was adopted during the 2016 event.

This is a story about injury, love and a happy ending. In May 2016, Irving Animal Services responded to a call reporting a seriously injured dog.

When they arrived, Animal Services officers found a young boxer mix mangled on the roadside who had been hit b...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Clear the Shelters 2017: New Pet Home Preparation Tips

German shepherd playing with chew toys outdoors.

Whether it's tightly sealing garbage cans or removing dangerous decorations during the holidays, new pet owners need to make their homes safe before adopting a cat or dog. That includes keeping toxic foods, pet-unfriendly plants and dangerous household it...

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