Precious is a 1-year-old chocolate terrier mix who lives up to her name. She’s somewhat shy with strangers but quickly warms up to people. She’s good with other small dogs and would prefer a home with adults. Precious is spayed, vaccinated and microchipped.

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

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition, June 8, 2007. сопровождение сайта работагугл адвордс