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.
Radiating pure joy, her smile is a testament to her incredible journey! Meet the most blissful girl in Dallas, the riveting Ripley, a beacon of light to all who cross her path. Despite being partially blind due to a congenital condition, nothing can dim her enthusiasm.
Ripley’s enchanting tale began in a cruelty case, where she and 23 other dogs were rescued from dire circumstances. She arrived underweight, malnourished, plagued by parasites, and overwhelmed by fleas. But it was her eyes, those windows to her soul, that held the greatest concern. A diagnosis of microphthalmia led to the suspicion that she was entirely blind.
Yet, fate had something special in store for Ripley. A kind-hearted member of our staff discovered her in a kennel and couldn’t resist the daily journey of bringing her to their office for fostering. In a matter of days, Ripley blossomed, revealing her indomitable spirit and a glimmer of sight. It was a collective effort that led to her debut on social media, where a heartwarming video of her playfully doing zoomies in the office captured hearts far and wide.
And that smile, oh, that smile! It told a tale of resilience, hope, and boundless joy. Love at first sight, Ripley’s moms watched that video and knew they had to meet this extraordinary soul. Their girl, Scully, couldn’t have agreed more.
For Ripley, life is all about cherished walks, delightful snacks, and playful chases after squirrels. Her daily adventures wouldn’t be complete without her trusty stuffed companion by her side. From a dark chapter in a cruelty case to the warmth of her forever home, this sweet girl has embarked on a truly heartwarming journey, inspiring us all along the way.
in her furever home!