Frank Barchard Memorial Animal Shelter

Hunt County
5:12 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

Seized animals staying in McKinney pending July 31 hearing

Photo taken at the Frank Barchard Memorial Animal Shelter in Wolfe City on July 23.
SPCA of Texas

Haslett: The Frank Barchard Memorial Animal Shelter in Wolfe City is the only no-kill animal shelter in Hunt County. The future of that operation is in doubt. On Wednesday, all animals in the care of the shelter were seized in a cooperative effort involving Hunt County law enforcement and the Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals of Texas.

Davies: There were 222 animals seized, and that’s 166 dogs, 43 cats, 14 kittens and 13 puppies.

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10:55 pm
Mon July 30, 2012

North Texans Reminded of 2011 Triple-Digit Streak

Downtown Honey Grove on 7-21-12
Scott Harvey KETR

With highs expected in the triple-digits all this week, memories reemerge of the 40 consecutive days of 100 degree temperatures last summer.

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Animal adoption
3:05 pm
Mon July 16, 2012

Hunt County Animal Shelters Are Full Too

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.

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Animal adoption
10:26 pm
Tue May 22, 2012

Why dozens of animals could be euthanized in Fort Worth

FORT WORTH - Webster’s online dictionary defines euthanasia as “the act or practice of killing or permitting the death of hopelessly sick or injured individuals (as persons or domestic animals) in a relatively painless way for reasons of mercy.”

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