Operation Kindness Animal Shelter is a non-profit group whose mission is to care for homeless cats and dogs in a no-kill environment until adopted into responsible homes and to advocate humane values and behavior. They envision a world where all cats and dogs reside in loving, responsible, forever homes.

As a non-profit group, they rely on the help of the community to help animals in need. Interested parties can participate through the following:

  • Kennel Work: Cleaning cages, laundry, general upkeep and maintenance.
  • Walking Dogs: Dogs are walked at least twice a day in the morning and afternoon.
  • Cat Rooms: Help maintain cat and kitten rooms, clean cages, change litter boxes.
  • General Help: Receptionist, answering phones, greeting visitors, assist with mailings and general office work.
  • Foster Home Program: Care for young, recovering or pregnant animals in your home.
  • Fundraising: Assist with fundraising events and activities.
  • Computer: Data entry in shelter database.
  • Volunteer Committee: Welcoming new volunteers, coordinating and assisting with volunteer training.
  • Transportation: Transporting animals to TV shows, vets, events, etc.
  • Speaker’s Bureau: Presentations at schools, community groups, etc. .
  • Telephone Committee: Call volunteers, contact adopters after adoption, etc
  • Special Events: Planning, coordinating and staffing at Operation Kindness and community events.
  • Adoption Counseling: Work with adopters to find their new companion, counseling adopters on training and pet care, completing adoption paperwork, etc.
  • Publicity: Distribute event flyers, newsletters, etc.

They are located at 3201 Earhart Drive, Carrollton, TX 75006 and are open during the following times:

  • Monday – 12:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Tuesday – Closed
  • Wednesday – 12:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Thursday – 12:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Friday – 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturday – 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Sunday – 11:00am to 5:00pm

They can be reached through phone at 972-418-PAWS (7297). They can also be contacted through the following email addresses:

To find out more about this group, please visit their website at http://www.operationkindness.org/.