Magnum is a 7-month-old, flat-coated retriever-Chow mix with a soft, fluffy black coat. Magnum is gentle, friendly and laidback. He seems eager to please and very attentive. He was found as a stray and has been at the shelter since early December.
Magnum and many other great dogs, cats, puppies and kittens are available for adoption from the Dallas Animal Services Adoption Center, located at 1818 N. Westmoreland at I-30 on the northeast corner. The shelter has new hours for the winter: Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Sundays from 12 noon to 5 p.m.; closed Mondays. The cost to adopt is $85 for dogs and $55 for cats and includes spay/neuter surgery, vaccinations, microchip and more. All dogs are negative for heartworms, and cats have been tested for FeLV and FIV. For more information, visit DallasAnimalServices.org or call 214-671-0249.
This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition February 26, 2010.