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Halloween Pet Safety Tips

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With all the gremlins, goblins and ghosts out on the prowl, the SPCA of Texas reminds pet owners to keep your pet’s safety in mind this Halloween. The SPCA of Texas offers these helpful tips to ensure the whole family has a spooktacular Halloween this year: Don’t give any candy to your pets! Even a small amount of chocolate can …

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St. Philip’s Episcopal to Sponsor 11th Annual ‘Blessing of the Animals’

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Pets are important members of our families! Join St. Philip’s Frisco on Sunday, October 4th from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., along with your animal companions, as we celebrate the Blessing of the Animals. This FREE community event will be held in the courtyard of St. Philip’s Episcopal Church (6400 Stonebrook Parkway; NW corner of the Dallas Parkway/Stonebrook Parkway intersection). Celebrate …

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FREE Spay & Neuter Clinic Wed, June 26

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Frisco Humane Society is sponsoring Spay Neuter Network to offer you FREE Spay/Neuter Don’t Delay! Make your appointment TODAY! 972-472-3500   This service is for one day only.  Wednesday, June 24th Spay/Neuter your dogs and/or cats 5 years old or younger Spay/Neuter includes a Free rabies vaccination, if needed Available to all Dallas/Fort Worth area residents Free services are not …

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Safe Indoor Houseplants

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In the drab of wintertime, houseplants may be the only greenery sprucing up our home. Houseplants bring not only color and beauty, but also have been shown to improve indoor air quality. However, if you have furry friends at home, indoor plants can potentially be toxic. Effects can range from lethargy to nausea, to even death in some cases. To keep your …

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CCAS in Code Red; Discounts on Adoptions All Month

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We are code red with dogs in temp crates in the hall way and these sweet animals would love to go home for the holidays. Please share. We are having a Holiday Wishes…Making Dreams Come True special all of December!! Dogs are just $25 and cats just $10 to adopt this month! All adoptions include spay/neuter, microchip and vaccinations! Not …

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Need Your Dog Neutered? Get Him “Zeutered” At Zeuter-Thon

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Low-Cost Non-Surgical Canine Male Neutering Event Sunday, October 12, 2014 Frisco, TX – Help make a difference in controlling the pet population and support The Shot Spot’s goal of neutering 100 dogs in 10 hours! The Shot Spot, DFW’s premier mobile low-cost pet vaccination and non-surgical neutering clinic, will host an all-day Zeuter-Thon on Sunday, October 12, 2014, from 10:00 …

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St. Philip’s Episcopal to Sponsor 10th Annual ‘Blessing of the Animals’

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Pets are important members of our families! Join St. Philip’s Frisco on Sunday, October 5th from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m., along with your animal companions, as we celebrate the Blessing of the Animals. This FREE community event will be held in the courtyard of St. Philip’s Episcopal Church (6400 Stonebrook Parkway; NW corner of the Dallas Parkway/Stonebrook Parkway intersection). There …

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It’s a Cat’s Life in Frisco

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Frisco, TX – Retired Frisco geriatrician Tim Scott isn’t the only one in his household who knows how to age well. “Miss Kitty,” Dr. Scott’s 22-year old feline companion, has been confirmed by the Guinness Book of World Records to be the world’s fourth oldest known domestic cat. Scott named Miss Kitty after a character in the TV series, Gunsmoke, …

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Animal Shelter hosts adoption event Friday-Sunday

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Heavy influx of strays has holding facility beyond capacity levels (McKINNEY, Texas) — The county’s animal shelter is bursting at the seams right now, and they need help finding homes for unwanted or abandoned pets. Collin County Animal Services has 90 dogs and cats available for adoption, with another 50 on stray hold, waiting for owners to claim them. That’s …

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Furry Friends Animal Rescue needs you!

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We are currently looking for people ages 18+ that can take one cleaning shift a week (either AM or PM) at the McKinney Petsmart (380/75) to refill food/water, clean litter boxes and give some much needed attention to the cats and kittens we keep in the adoption center during the week. There are only 5 cages in our adoption room …