Join the SPCA of Texas from December 1st-17th, during Bissell Empty the Shelters Holiday Hope Event! Bissell Pet Foundation is sponsoring reduced adoption fees at hundreds of shelters nationwide, including the SPCA of Texas! $25 adoption fees for adoptions of adult dogs and adult cats at our Dallas Animal Care Center and Ellis County Animal Care Center!
THE Myron K. Martin Clinic is open for spay and neuter surgeries for dogs and cats. Make an appointment today.
Save lives today with a gift that will go straight to work protecting and caring for animals throughout North Texas.
Volunteer and make every day special for the animals in our shelters. Give your time and heart based on your schedule and interests.
WHAT: The SPCA of Texas‘ 17th annual Strut Your Mutt, the Race to End Animal Cruelty, presented by VCA Animal Hospitals and Hill’s Pet Nutrition, is tomorrow! People can bring their pets to join them in this unique event to raise funds for the SPCA of Texas and help fight animal cruelty. For even more fun, participants can browse through vendor booths at the Bow-Wow Bazaar, sponsored by ISN Software Corporation, and enjoy family-friendly activities.
WHEN: Strut Your Mutt will take place on Saturday, April 30 at Fair Park in Dallas from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. Registration begins at 7 a.m. The festivities begin with a 5K timed race at 8 a.m. and a 3K fun run/walk at 8:15 a.m.
Parking at Gate 5, walk down Grand Ave to Big Tex Circle
3809 Grand Ave
Dallas, TX 75210
HOW: Registration is available on-site starting at 7 a.m. and fees are as follows: a 5K runner is $40 and a 3K fun runner/walker is $35. Kids 11 and under are free. For more information, visit www.gostrut.org.
WHY: Strutters can do even more help the SPCA of Texas raise funds for its critical work ending animal cruelty by participating in the individual and corporate fundraising challenges for cool prizes. Top fundraising challenge prizes will be awarded to participants who collect the most pledges. Donations may be made for Strut Your Mutt through May 31.
The goal of Strut Your Mutt is to raise awareness about animal cruelty in North Texas. The SPCA of Texas’ Animal Cruelty Investigations Unit responds to thousands of calls to rescue abandoned or neglected animals, many resulting in criminal convictions in multiple North Texas counties, and the community’s support makes this possible.
The SPCA of Texas is grateful to its Strut Your Mutt sponsors, including: Gritty’s Platinum Paw Presenting Sponsors: VCA Animal Hospitals and Hill’s Pet Nutrition; Cottonball’s Bow-Wow Bazaar Sponsor: ISN Software Corporation; Buck’s Photo Booth Sponsor: GEICO; Lilli’s Dog Toy Sponsor: ISN Software Corporation; Eyeleen’s Bib Sponsor: Guaranty Bank & Trust; Tanner’s Start/Finish Line Sponsor: HomeAgain; Arnold’s Water Station Sponsors: American Service Pets, CityVet, Higginbotham Insurance – Agent Brian Bingham and Thomas J. Henry; Cooper’s Doggie Pool Sponsors: Canine Country Club and Wellness Center, Veterinary Emergency Group; and Top Team Prize Sponsor: Olivella’s Pizza and Wine.
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