Texas SPCA Ellis County Animal Care Center Opens to Adoptions | Way of life

WAXAHACHIE, Texas — The Texas SPCA is thrilled to announce that its Ellis County Animal Care Center in Waxahachie, TX will open for adoptions beginning February 2, 2022. Adoptions will be offered weekly Wednesday through Saturday from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. The adoptions will be the first. – come, first served.

The SPCA of Texas Ellis County Animal Care Center is located at 2570 Farm-to-Market (FM) Road 878 in Waxahachie.

Regular adoption fees are $150 for puppies and kittens 0-6 months old and $75 for adult dogs and cats 6 months and older. Fees include neutering surgery, age-appropriate vaccinations, heartworm test for dogs six months and older and FIV/FeLV test for cats 4 months and older, initial flea prevention/ ticks and heartworm, a microchip, 30 days of PetHealth Assurance provided by PetHealth, a free 14-day wellness exam with VCA Animal Hospitals, one week of free on-demand training from the GoodPup training app, a rabies tag and a free leash or temporary cat carrier.

To view adoptable pets at the Texas SPCA, please visit www.spca.org/adopt. To view all Texas SPCA locations, please visit www.spca.org/locations.

The Texas SPCA is the leading animal welfare organization in North Texas. Founded in 1938, the non-profit organization operates two shelters, an equine/breeding center, two spay/spay clinics, two mobile spay/spay and wellness vehicles, a mobile adoption vehicle and an emergency animal rescue center, all located in Dallas, Collin, and Ellis counties, and maintains a team of animal cruelty investigators who respond to thousands of calls in northern counties from Texas. The organization does not euthanize for time or space. Additionally, the Texas SPCA serves as an active resource center for a range of services that bring people and animals together for mutual benefit. The Texas SPCA is not affiliated with any other entity and does not receive general operating funds from the City of Dallas, the State of Texas, the federal government, or any other national humanitarian organization. The Texas SPCA is dedicated to providing every pet with exceptional care and a loving home. To learn more about the Texas SPCA, visit spca.org.

Benjamin M. Yerger