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Name: Rachel
ID: 45226392
Breed: Mixed Breed, Large (over 44 lbs fully grown) / Mix
Gender: Spayed Female
Age: 5 years 9 months
Size: Large
Location: Dallas
ABOUT ME: I came to the SPCA of Texas through a cruelty case with a lot of other animals. Dogs, goats, sheep, parrots, and even a snake! That environment didn't help me grow up to be a confident pup but the nice people at the shelter have helped me come out of my shell. My favorite thing is to now lay against my people and let them pet me all day long. I'm hoping you can take their place - bring in the whole family to meet me!

DREAM HOME: I would like a home with a securely fenced-in yard, but could possibly do a low-traffic apartment with quiet walking paths. I'm timid around new people and environments, so my family will need to be kind and patient while I adjust.

DOGS: Sure! I might actually do best in a home with a doggy sibling to show me how to be brave, but it's not required.

KIDS: 10+ please.

SPECIAL NOTE: Potential adopters can take me on a test drive through trial adoption!

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Call: 214-742-SPCA (7722)
Please visit the following to make an appointment to adopt an animal:
Our locations are closed to the public until further notice. Adoptions will be offered by appointment at the following locations:

Jan Rees-Jones Animal Care Center
2400 Lone Star Dr.
Dallas, TX 75212

Russell H. Perry Animal Care Center
8411 Stacy Road/FM 720
McKinney, TX 75070

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Adoption Center Hours
Adoption appointments will be available by appointment only.

The SPCA of Texas completes rigorous medical and behavioral testing on every animal in our care. The organization fully discloses all known medical and/or behavioral conditions, including any incidents of biting or violent behavior toward a human, to all adopters and fosters. Despite the rigorous testing our veterinary and behavioral professionals conduct throughout every animal’s stay in our facilities, other new and/or unknown medical and/or behavioral conditions may manifest in any animal at any time. By adopting or fostering an animal from the SPCA of Texas, adopters and fosters acknowledge at the time of adoption or fostering that they may receive an animal with an undetected medical and/or behavioral condition and/or that a new medical and/or behavioral condition may appear at any time in the future. Any pet adopted from the SPCA of Texas can be returned to us at any time for any reason at no cost.
Adoption Fees
Adoption fees vary based on the age of the animal. We offer special promotions and discounts throughout the year.

Adult dogs: $75
ages 6 months and older

Puppies: $150
younger than 6 months

Adult cats: $75
ages 6 months and older

Kittens: $150
younger than 6 months