Ruff Life: This breast cancer survivor is ready to love you!

DALLAS — Molly was a mama that`s was going through a lot before she came to Dallas Pets Alive. Molly was found as a stray dog, and she was heart worm positive and she had breast cancer. However, Molly is strong. Dallas Pets Alive wasn`t giving up, and neither was Molly. “Thankfully, when we brought her into Dallas Pets Alive, we were able to treat her for both, and she is both heart worm negative now, and cancer free,” Amanda Peterson […]

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Ruff Life: Make those dreary days go away and bring home Rainey!

DALLAS- If you’re trying to get fit, this dog might be it! “Rainey is a young pup who gets excited easily,” said Laura Puig from Dallas Pets Alive!. “This girl is strong and healthy, and needs lots of exercise. So if you’re looking for a running buddy, this girl is it.” Dallas Pet’s Alive! scooped up this hyper pup last year after she was found wandering as a stray. Now that she’s been fostered out, she’s ready to find some […]

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Ruff Life: Help this lil mama find her fur-ever home!

DALLAS- This mama’s had a tough time. “Willa was a stray dog, and she lived on the streets for a while,” said Krystal Morris from Dallas Pets Alive!. “She had a litter of puppies under a house, and a Good Samaritan brought her to Dallas Animal Services, along with her puppies.” Dallas Pets Alive! scooped them up from the shelter and, after a lot tender love and care, Willa and her puppies were fostered, and they’re out here living their […]

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Ruff Life: Gerry wants to find a Scooby snack at your place!

DALLAS- Gerry found his way to the shelter as a stray needing lots of love. “Gerry had been at Dallas Animal Services for a while, and we knew we had to get him out and find his forever home,” said Krystal Morris from Dallas Pets Alive! And after a little loving and some special training, this boy’s out and ready to go! “Gerry is crate trained, house trained, and trained in giving kisses,” Morris said. Even though he might look […]

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Ruff Life: Basie’s lost a leg, but she’s ready to run right into her forever home!

DALLAS- Basie may be one leg down, but you’ll still need your energy to keep up with this girl! “She had a severely broke hip and leg when she came into the program and it had to be amputated,” said Victoria Mitchell from Dallas Pets Alive!. “But now she’s fully healed from all of those issues, her foster mom and dad have taken really good care of her, and now she’s just looking for that forever home.” Basie’s been through […]

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Ruff Life: Basie’s lost a leg, but she’s ready to run right into her forever home!

DALLAS- Basie may be one leg down, but you’ll still need your energy to keep up with this girl! “She had a severely broke hip and leg when she came into the program and it had to be amputated,” said Victoria Mitchell from Dallas Pets Alive!. “But now she’s fully healed from all of those issues, her foster mom and dad have taken really good care of her, and now she’s just looking for that forever home.” Basie’s been through […]

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Ruff Life: Princess Peach wants to come live in your castle!

DALLAS- Meet a girl who is sweeter than a Georgia peach! “She’s a very, very sweet puppy, she’s very loving and very affectionate, but she’s completely blind,” said Victoria Mitchell from Dallas Pets Alive! Princess Peach doesn’t need you to get her away from any villains, but she will need a hand getting around the castle. “Really she’s just looking for someone to give her some attention and love and help her find her way around the house,” Mitchell said. This […]

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Ruff Life: Roussel struts his way into a place he can finally call home!

DALLAS- Roussel’s a reserved, classy guy and he’s strutted his way right into his forever home! “He’s actually pretty calm and quiet most of the time,” said Pam Reynolds, who adopted Roussel. “He sleeps about 23 hours a day.” Roussel may not have the best eyesight, but anyone can see this little guy has a regal personality that fills up a room. Just remember to give him his space! “He is not a big cuddler at all,” Reynolds said. “I’ll […]

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Ruff Life: Paloma’s ready to cuddle up in a ‘forever home!’

DALLAS- This cutie pie hasn’t always been in the spotlight! “You can tell Paloma was really in need of some love, and she’s in need of someone who just wants to cuddle with her,” Dallas Pets Alive’s Victoria Mitchell said. “It seems like the home she came from did not provide much love or affection.” But now that she’s been saved by Dallas Pets Alive, this Staffordshire/Lab mix is looking to shine in someone’s forever home! “She’s really chill and […]

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Rusty Redux: Dallas Pets Alive! adds event policies after biting incident

THE COLONY — Green or red? It’s usually not too hard to understand, right? That’s why it makes so much sense for Dallas Pets Alive! and their adoptable pets. “We’re actually evaluating our animals based on their behavior and personality and coding them green, yellow, orange, and red,” said Dallas Pets Alive! Asst. Dir. of Adoption Events Liesl Hlavacek. “Green is they’re friendly with everybody, and then it goes to the extreme of red. That, we would not recommend them […]

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