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Name: Nero
ID: 45283104
Breed: Retriever, Labrador / Mix
Gender: Neutered Male
Age: 2 years 2 months
Size: Large
Location: Foster
ABOUT ME: I came to the shelter as a stray and the staff here has taken great care of me so far! My background prior to coming to the shelter is a bit of a mystery but I am bundle of love and fun who enjoys getting to go out on walks.

SPECIAL SKILLS: I know sit and stay! I'm also housetrained according to my foster family.

DREAM HOME: I am looking for a home that has a yard with secure fencing that would allow me a space to run around play, under your supervision of course!

DOGS: No thanks, I am all the dog you need.

KIDS: Oh yeah- I love tiny humans! I just love being around the kiddos in my foster home and will happily follow them around. I'd make a great family dog!

I'M AN ARTIST: I've painted a picture for my future adopter. Look at my third picture to see what I painted!

SPECIAL NOTE: I'm available for a test drive through a trial adoption!

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Contact Us
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

Offsite Locations
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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