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(DALLAS; WAXAHACHIE, TX); November 5, 2022 – Each year, more than five million pets enter animal shelters in need of loving homes. The SPCA of Texas is proud to partner with PetSmart Charities® to bring adoptable pets to North Texas PetSmart stores in support of National Adoption Week, taking place November 7 – 13.
During the in-store event, the SPCA of Texas invites potential pet parents to meet adoptable pets in their area. Opportunities will be given to spend time with animals in need of loving homes in a spacious area. Staff and volunteers will help potential adopters learn about caring for a pet and the types of tools, products and services they may need.
“Partnering with PetSmart Charities for PetSmart National Adoption Week allows us to find even more animals loving homes,” said Kelli Eaves, Senior Director of Lifesaving Initiatives for the SPCA of Texas. “We are proud to have found hundreds of animals new families during our participation in PetSmart National Adoption Week events over the years, and we look forward to making this event a huge success.”
To view all available adoptable pets, please visit www.spca.org/adopt. Regular adoption fees are $150 for puppies and kittens aged 0-6 months and $25 for adult dogs and cats aged 6 months or older. Fee includes:
“PetSmart Charities National Adoption Week is an ideal opportunity to give a pet what they need most – people to love,” said Heidi Fulcher, Adoptions Grant Manager at PetSmart Charities. “When you adopt a pet, you also help shelters make more room for others in need. We’re thankful for SPCA of Texas’ partnership in preparing pets for the best start in their new homes.”
Cats and kittens are available for adoption by appointment at our PetSmart stores 7 days a week. Please visitb www.spca.org/adopt for more information. Adoptable pets will be available and ready to go home at the following mobile event times and PetSmart locations:
November 11, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
5500 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX
November 12, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
5500 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX
November 13, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
1441 S. Loop 288, Denton, TX
View all of the SPCA of Texas’ upcoming adoption events at www.spca.org/events.
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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, an equine/livestock center, two spay/neuter clinics, two mobile spay/neuter and wellness vehicles, one mobile adoptions vehicle and an emergency animal rescue center, all located in Dallas, Collin and Ellis Counties, and maintains a team of animal cruelty investigators who respond to thousands of calls in North Texas counties. The organization does not euthanize for time or space. 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. To learn more about the SPCA of Texas, visit spca.org.
About PetSmart Charities®
PetSmart Charities is committed to making the world a better place for pets and all who love them. Through its in-store adoption program in all PetSmart® stores across the U.S. and Puerto Rico, PetSmart Charities helps up to 600,000 pets connect with loving families each year. PetSmart Charities also provides grant funding to support organizations that advocate and care for the well-being of all pets and their families. Our grants and efforts connect pets with loving homes through adoption, improve access to affordable veterinary care and support families in times of crisis with access to food, shelter and emergency relief. Each year, millions of generous supporters help pets in need by donating to PetSmart Charities directly at PetSmartCharities.org, while shopping at PetSmart.com, and by using the PIN pads at checkout registers inside PetSmart® stores. In turn, PetSmart Charities efficiently uses more than 90 cents of every dollar donated to fulfill its role as the leading funder of animal welfare in North America, granting more than $500 million since its inception in 1994. Independent from PetSmart LLC, PetSmart Charities is a 501(c)(3) organization that has received the Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator for the past 18 years in a row – placing it among the top one percent of rated charities. To learn more visit www.petsmartcharities.org.
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