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Posted on: April 16, 2021

The year of the pet: Allen Animal Shelter averaged one adoption per day in 2020

Animal Services staff during Clear the Shelters 2020

Allen Animal Shelter saw fewer surrenders and no slowdown in adoptions last year, according to an annual report prepared by the Animal Shelter Advisory Committee.

Committee chair and Animal Services Supervisor Deborah Michnick provided a snapshot of 2020 ...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Join our force - now offering lateral entry!

We're one of the few departments in Dallas Fort-Worth with a lateral entry program for officers with prior experience.

Police Department
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Urban wildlife in Allen

Photo - Coyote

Bobcats, coyotes and other urban wildlife are present throughout North Texas, including here in Allen. However, seeing these animals in your neighborhood can be unnerving. Read on for the top questions about urban wildlife, including ways to protect your ...

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