Tippy is a four-month-old golden shepard and weigh 29 pounds. I’m a puppy with energy to spare! I can sometimes get too excited when it comes to play, and need to continue working on my manners so that I’ll grow into a responsible adult dog. I’m very smart though, and will benefit from continued training. Come play with me.
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 December 18, 2015.