AmsterdamAmsterdam is an energetic girl! She is a delightful 3-year-old terrier mix that was found wandering the Fair Park area. Amsterdam enjoys walking, hanging around other dogs, and she is always ready to keep you company. She is incredibly smart, loves to play fetch and would like to learn new tricks. Please take a minute to visit with Amsterdam at our shelter located in Carrollton or you can visit Amsterdam on our website,  She is looking to find her Forever Home before the holidays and she could be your new best friend!

Amsterdam 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 December 20, 2013.