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North Park Subaru’s Pet Star of the Week | Share The Love Event

Categories: Pet Spotlight

Hi, I'm Josie. I love splashing in my little pool more than anything – anything for except being with you, of course. I am a friendly girl who is well-behaved and affectionate, and I like squeaky toys. I also like my pool, in case I haven’t told you. I would love being your dog, and I would love for you to come and meet me. Would you do that? I’ll even show you my pool. Josie is such a sweet…

North Park Subaru’s Pet Star of the Week | Share The Love Event

Categories: Pet Spotlight

Hi, I'm Booker, and everyone is saying that I am this week's North Park Subaru Pet Star of the Week! Let me start by saying that I'm really not sure about being this famous, but I think I can get into it. Do you like to explore? I sure do. I’m an investigative type of fellow who likes to meet everyone and check out everything. Sometimes that makes me tug on the leash a little, but it’s easy to get my…

The Animal Defense League of Texas receives highest rating in fiscal responsibility for second consecutive year.

Categories: News Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Animal Defense League of Texas Receives 4-Star Rating for 2nd Consecutive Year in Sound Fiscal Responsibility   San Antonio, Texas – November 2, 2015 The Animal Defense League of Texas’s sound fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.  This is the second consecutive time that the Animal Defense League of Texas has earned this top distinction.   “The Animal Defense League…

Guard the Door

Categories: Pet Tips

It’s one of those things that happens in an instant. You open the door to get the mail or check the weather and your dog takes that moment to run right past you … into the great outdoors! Uh oh! Door-bolting is a common problem almost every dog owner experiences at one time or another. Let’s face it, the outside is soooooo interesting to our dogs! There are leaves and smells and other dogs and so much more to see…

Let's Be Friends!

Categories: Pet Tips

For anyone who has ever heard some describe their dog as “aggressive,” you are not alone!  The truth is, in many cases it’s not aggression at all but REACTION that’s the problem. A trigger for a reactive dog can be anything from another dog, to strangers to cars or vacuum cleaners.  The reaction can be out of fear or excitement and yes, sometimes it is aggression.  Whatever it is that has your dog reacting, there are some things you can…

Say My Name, Say My Name

It may sound silly, but sometimes getting your dog to learn his or her name can be a real challenge. Just like a newborn baby, many pet owners agonize over the perfect name for their pup.  Whether you want something cute, cool, quirky or crazy … naming our dog is a lesson in creativity.  So when pup just looks at you like your nuts, well, that can drive you nuts!  Of course, learning the name has some real training consequences…

Your Guess Is As Good As Mine

Categories: FosterOpt to Adopt

Currently available for foster are Clarence and Jake. These two wonderful little guys are almost ready for adoption and simply need to gain a few pounds before spay/neuter surgery. Literally too cute for words, I have yet to establish a breed for these two as "Your Guess Is As Good As Mine" Should you be interested in fostering please feel free to contact foster@adltexas.org or by phone at 210.655.1481 ext.123