Posted on: December 14, 2017

Consider Fostering a Shelter Animal Over the Holidays

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Animal Services reminds everyone that they can improve an animal’s life even if they are unable to provide them a permanent home. Through the Irving Animal Care Campus's holiday fostering program, residents can open their homes and give animals from the s...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Adoptable Pets Looking for a "Home for the Holidays"

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The holidays can be a lonely time for many people, but a new pet can banish feelings of isolation and help improve a person’s health by reducing stress and encouraging socialization and exercise, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Keep Your Pets Safe During the Holidays

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The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) provides some excellent tips for keeping your pets safe and happy during the upcoming holiday season.

The holiday season is upon us, and many pet parents plan to include their furry comp...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Become a Foster Superhero

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Irving Animal Services (IAS) is looking for a few superheroes to save the day - and a few lives along the way.

By becoming a foster superhero, individuals and families can provide an animal with a comfortable, loving home to grow and/or heal, while leaving...

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

Bring Comfort and Joy to Shelter Animals

Comfort and Joy Drive to Benefit Homeless Animals

Each year, Animal Services employees and volunteers decorate the Irving Animal Care Campus (IACC) for the holidays. The centerpiece is a tree decorated with cards listing items people can donate in-kind. Through the “Comfort and Joy” drive, individuals an...

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