Tiger Times

How to save a life

How to save a life

March 8, 2020

Dogs and cats sit behind bars, morning and night. More strays are brought in day after day, with not enough people looking to adopt. These animals are deprived of having a home of their own, so if you’re looking for a new addition to your family, take a look at the current pets of Texarkana Animal Care a...

Dog sits in isolation waiting  to be adopted at the Texarkana Animal Shelter. Only dogs with good temperament can be moved to the adoption floor of the shelter.

Adopt, don’t shop

September 10, 2019

Animals unwanted, dumped on the side of the road. Animals abused, pitted against each other in cruel gambling rings. Animals displaced, ripped from their families by tragic natural disasters. Countless animals without a voice and without a home are waiting to find the family they need, and you can h...

HOSA is donating pet supplies to the local animal shelter, and will be accepting donations until Feb. 8.

Bon a-pet-treat

January 25, 2018

Health Occupation Students of America are donating supplies to the Animal Care & Adoption Center as one of their community service projects this year. They’re looking for gently used blankets, pet food and toys to provide for the animals. HOSA will be accepting donations from students and staff...

Junior Tyler Snell bends over picking grain to feed to his chickens.

Picking up chicks

March 19, 2015

Every night he walks out to the little coop to check on his chickens. He feeds them and gathers the freshly produced eggs to take inside. Then when morning comes, he cracks open each shell and drops the yolks in the pan. Each bite is a cherished reward of a proud decision made years ago. Junior Tyler...

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