DominoMeet Domino, a little Maltese mix with a sweet, calm and gentle disposition. This little guy was transferred from a South Texas city shelter. He was relocated from West, Texas, after the explosion. Domino is an amazing little dog and will make a great family pet and companion. He gets along with other dogs and loves playing with his toys in the yard.  He will cuddle up in your lap and he loves to be petted behind his ears. If you’re looking for a new friend for life, come meet Domino and give him the loving home he deserves.

Domino and other pets are available for adoption from Operation Kindness, 3201 Earhart Drive, Carrollton. The no-kill shelter is open six days: Monday, 3-8 p.m.; closed Tuesday; Wednesday, 3-8 p.m.; Thursday, noon-8 p.m.; Friday, noon-5 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; and Sunday, noon-5 p.m. The cost is $110 for cats, $135 for kittens, $150 for dogs over 1 year, and $175 for puppies. The cost includes the spay/neuter surgery, microchipping, vaccinations, heartworm test for dogs, leukemia and FIV test for cats, and more. Those who adopt two pets at the same time receive a $20 discount.

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition August 23, 2013.