Pet of the Week – August 4, 2015

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No, you are not seeing double!!  These beautiful boys are still here.  Blueberry and Blackberry are BERRY interested in you!

blueberry-blackberry-catsThey are very affectionate, love to play and are excited to let you know that their adoption fee has been reduced to $25 for both!!  Come spend some time with these fellas and they will steal your heart away.

Pet adoptions are normally $75 and include vaccinations (including rabies), de-worming, heartworm test (for dogs), microchip with registration, a collar with tag, cardboard cat carrier (for cats), and an offer for a 30-day gift of free pet health insurance.

If you are interested in Blueberry and Blackberry, or any of their furry friends that may be up for adoption, please call Tri-City Animal Shelter & Adoption Center at 972-291-5335, or visit us at 1150 E. Pleasant Run Rd. in Cedar Hill, TX.*

Tri adopting-It’s a way of life!

*Please note that adoptions are on a first come basis and advertised pets may not be available when you arrive, but there are many, many more pets searching for a good home who would like to meet you!

Wish List!!


The shelter is currently in desperate need of kitty litter! Scoop-able, but NON-CLUMPING only, please, as the clumping kind can clump up in places that are dangerous to kittens or cats that have had surgery!

Upcoming Events!!

*****Volunteer opportunities available at the following events!*****


When: Saturday, Saturday August 8, 3pm-7pm (NEW TIME)
Where: PetSmart, 2525 W. Wheatland Road, Duncanville, TX.

Come out and meet your new best friend! For every adoption, PetSmart Charities will make a donation to the shelter. Come on by and help make your adoption make an even bigger impact on pets’ lives. Please keep checking our Facebook page as the event draws near to get a sneak peek at some of the animals we will have available.


When: Saturday, August 8, 2015, 3pm-4pm
Where: Tri-City Animal Shelter & Adoption Center, 1150 E. Pleasant Run Rd., Cedar Hill

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer or need to complete community service for school, you must submit your ID and volunteer application before signing up to attend our monthly volunteer orientation, which is held the 1st Saturday of each month. Volunteers 10-15 years of age must be accompanied by a guardian who is also a volunteer. Please bring your ID, a guardian’s ID if you are under 18, and a completed volunteer or student application, which you can pick up at the shelter or print out online on the Cedar Hill website under the animal shelter volunteer section. Hope to see you there!


When: Saturday, September 19, 6pm – 10pm
Where: Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center, 1206 West Fm1382, Cedar Hill

The Friends of Tri-City Animal Shelter’s Annual Gala is the major fund raiser that helps sustain programs at Tri-City Animal Shelter, such as subsidizing the Pre-Spay Neuter program, the feral cat TNR Program, medical funds for animals that come to the shelter with treatable illnesses, toys for all animals in the shelter and so much more. There will be a silent and live auction, live music, David Hira as host, food, wine and fun!  Early-bird tickets start at $55.

For information on donating silent auction items or becoming a sponsor, contact FoTCAS If you would like information on volunteering for FoTCAS, please visit

The Friends of Tri-City Animal Shelter is a registered 501(c)(3) based in Duncanville, Texas. Their mission is to enrich the lives of the animals of the Tri-City Animal Shelter & Adoption Center through fund raising and education of the Cedar Hill, DeSoto, and Duncanville communities. They keep the dream alive that individuals can make a difference!