NiloNilo is a 2-year-old possible plot hound/Chihuahua mix. He’s very friendly and would enjoy being your lap dog. He has been neutered, vaccinated and microchipped. Please visit him at Dallas Animal Services and Adoption Center, 1818 N. Westmoreland, Dallas 75212. Ask for Nilo, ID# A877921. Since he’s been at the shelter since March 3, his adoption fee will be waived. For a limited time, DAS is running a Spring Special for all other spayed/neutered pets. The adoption fee is only $5.

The Adoption Center is open 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Mon-Sat, and noon-5 p.m. Sunday. All adopted pets are spayed or neutered, vaccinated and microchipped. Standard adoption fees are $85 for dogs and $55 for cats.  They also offer discounts on adoption fees for pets over 6 years of age, to any senior citizen that adopts a pet, and to anyone adopting more than one pet at a time. For more information, visit or find us on Facebook at Photo contributed by Judi Burnett.

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition March 20, 2015.