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NOTICE: Clear Lake Shores, Dickinson, and Santa Fe residents.

Your city council and administration have decided to leave the agreement that allowed the Galveston County Animal Resource Center to provide animal services to your cities.

As a result, the Galveston County Animal Resource Center will no longer be able to provide animal services to Clear Lake Shores, Dickinson, or Santa Fe, effective October 1, 2015. Residents of these cities will also no longer be able to surrender pets at the Galveston County Animal Resource Center.

Clear Lake Shores, Dickinson, and Santa Fe have contracted with Texas Animal Control Solutions to provide animal services. Contact information for Texas Animal Control Solutions as well as each city is listed below.

Texas Animal Control Solutions
3811 Dickinson Avenue, Dickinson, TX
(877) 513-8228

City of Clear Lake Shores
(281) 334-2799

City of Dickinson
(281) 337-2489

City of Santa Fe
(409) 925-6412

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Pets of the Week

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The GCARC cat of the week is Marcel (A001910), a Domestic Short Hair kitten. Marcel has a coat of white and blue, bright eyes and a pink nose. He is about four months old, playful, likes toys and romping with his two matching brothers. Come meet this cute little guy and fall in love. 

This beautiful girls name is Josie (A001641) she is a stunning white female American Pit Bull Terrier/Labrador Mix with two tone freckles throughout her coat. Josie is very intelligent and knows basic commands such as sit and shake, she loves attention and is a snuggle bug. Don't miss an opportunity to meet this wonderful pup. Stop by and meet Josie at the Galveston county animal resource center today!




These pets are available for adoption this week at the special rate of $42.50. Pet of the week adoptions include rabies vaccination, spay or neuter and microchip. For information call 409-948-2485 or visit These and other pets are available at the Galveston County Animal Resource Center, 3412 Loop 197 North, Texas City, TX 77590.