Jake is a 1-year-old, 58-pound rough-coat Collie available for adoption from Operation Kindness. He’s extremely friendly, playful and good with other dogs. Like most Collies, Jake is very intelligent and loves to please. He’ll make a great companion for anyone who’s ever wanted their very own “‘Lassie dog.’

Dogs, cats, puppies and kittens are available for adoption from Operation Kindness, 3201 Earhart Drive (near Keller Springs Road and Midway Road), Carrollton. The no-kill shelter is open Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (until 8 p.m. Thursday) and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Cost to adopt is $110 for cats and kittens and $135 for dogs and puppies. The cost includes spay or neuter surgery, microchipping, vaccinations and other tests. Those 65 and above and those who adopt two pets at the same time get a $20 discount. For more information call 972-418-PAWS, or visit www.operationkindness.org.

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition of January 27, 2006. нужен копирайтеранализ сайта тиц и pr