Bertha is a big, beautiful Belgian Malinois mix with awesome ears and a great grin. She’s a little over a year old and full grown at just 48 pounds. Bertha is friendly and happy, loves people and is good with most other dogs. She’s a keeper!

Bertha and many other dogs, cats, puppies and kittens are available for adoption from Dallas Animal Services, 1818 N. Westmoreland at I-30, just minutes west of Downtown Dallas. The shelter is open Monday-Saturday 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. and Sundays noon-5 p.m. The cost to adopt is $85 for dogs and $55 for cats and includes spay/neuter surgery, vaccinations, microchip and more. All dogs are negative for heartworms, and cats have been tested for FeLV and FIV. For more information, visit or call 214-671-0249.