Pet.HendrixHendrix is a 42-pound lab mix that came into the shelter on July 17. He gets along very well with other dogs, but doesn’t like cats. There is a short video of him on the Dallas Animal Services Facebook page. His adoption number is A789423.

The Adoption Center at 1818 Westmoreland Road is open 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday to Saturday and noon till 5 p.m. on Sunday. All adopted pets are spayed or neutered, vaccinated, and microchipped. Standard adoption fees are $85 for dogs and $55 for cats, but right now the center is offering $30 adoption fees for pets on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.  We also offer discounts on adoption fees for pets that have been at the Adoption Center more than four weeks, for pets over 6 years of age, to any senior citizen who adopts a pet, and to anyone adopting more than one pet at a time. For more information, visit or

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition August 16, 2013.