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City of Arlington, TX
Monday August 24th, 2009 :: 09:20 a.m. CDT

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City Sponsors Free Spay and Neuter Clinic for Pit Bulls, September 23

Who: City of Arlington and Respect A Bull, Inc.

What: Sponsor free Spay and Neuter Clinic for Arlington pit bulls

When: Wednesday, Sept. 23

Where: Hugh Smith Recreation Center, 1815 New York Avenue, in Arlington

Why: To help control the pit bull population in Arlington

The Fix A Bull Clinic will also offer free rabies vaccinations, micro-chipping and licensing for the first 50 pit bulls by appointment only.

Additional Information:
To participate in this clinic, a one-hour mandatory class about positive pit bull ownership is required. Two class sessions are available: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept.15, and 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19.

On Sept. 23, pit bull owners can drop off animals between 7:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. and pick up between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. at Hugh Smith Recreation Center.

Respect A Bull, Inc. is dedicated to educating the public about responsible pet ownership while advocating against the inhumane activity of dog fighting and the unethical practice of backyard breeding.

For more information about this program, call 817-487-2226 or visit its web site at www.respectabull.com. For additional information, call Community Services Educator Chris Huff at 817-459-6269 or Chris.Huff@arlingtontx.gov.

Address/Location
City of Arlington, TX
101 W Abram St
Arlington, TX 76010

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 817-459-6777

Cheryel Carpenter
Office of Communication
webmaster@arlingtontx.gov
817-459-6402

1815 New York Ave
Arlington, TX 76010

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