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Animal adoption

Officer Samantha Manrique pets one of the cats up for adoption at the Commerce Animal Shelter.
Jerrod Knight

The building that houses the Commerce Animal Shelter is more than fifteen years old, but appears much older due to the sort of use that it has seen. In particular, the large, heavy metal doors on the indoor kennels have suffered the most, due to a design flaw which requires animals inside to jump up on the doors in order to see out.

Hunt County Animal Shelters Are Full Too

Jul 16, 2012
Scott Harvey / KETR

COMMERCE - The plea for help at animal shelters extends beyond the Metroplex, says Commerce Humane Association/Frank Barchard Memorial Animal Shelter President Jodi McIntier.