Pet adoption Feb. 18 at T Bar T in Kaufman
Special to The Monitor
KAUFMAN–Volunteers from the Humane Society of Cedar Creek
Lake (HSCCL) Animal Shelter will help with the “My Funny
Kitten” adoption event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb.
18 at T Bar T Farm Supply in Kaufman.
In need of adoption, are 15 kittens, ranging from 3-months
to 8-months-old, Siamese to tabby, in a variety of colors
including grey, seal point, black and white, and
These kittens deserve a life outside a cage and more space
is needed at the shelter to make room for the inevitable
Adoption fees for the kittens are $65 each or $100 for a
pair (they are so used to playing together!) which includes
spay and neutering, age appropriate vaccines, deworming,
microchipping and ID tag.
A special group of cats, members of the Lonely Hearts Club,
who are over 5 years old and/or have been at the shelter for
two months, may be adopted for $45.
February Lonely Hearts Club cats includes Olivia, a
13-year-old gold and white long haired cat, owner surrender,
Mocha, a seal point Siamese mix and Mr. Hope, a black and
Lonely Hearts Club dogs ready for adoption for a reduced fee
of $75 includes Frances, a 10-month-old Catahoula mix, Hoss,
an 8-month-old housebroken terrier mix, Gunner, a year-old
chow mix (needs a six foot high fenced-in yard) and Morris,
a year-old black poodle mix.
Also at the shelter, needing homes are Blossom, a 2-year-old
boxer mix (needs to be the only dog in the family) and Asia,
a 2-year-old pit bull mix, which will require a home visit
before finalizing the adoption.
Bring your own dog or cat to T Bar T for microchipping for
T Bar T will also have a mobile vet present providing low
cost vaccines for horses, dogs, cats etc!
For more information on vaccines, call T Bar T at (972) 962-
Volunteers are always needed to care for the many animals
that find their way to the shelter each day through owner
surrender, animal control and area law enforcement
The shelter makes every effort to place these puppies and
kittens in a foster home until they are the appropriate age
and size for adoption.
Please sign up at T Bar T Feb. 18 or call Lynn Ackerman
HSCCL is located at 10200 CR 2403, in Tool, off FM 274.
For more information about on volunteering, the foster
family class or adoption requests for a specific breed or
age of dog or cat, call (903) 432-3422.
April’s Hair Design now open in Gun
By Robyn Wheeler
Monitor Contributing Writer
GUN BARREL CITY–Former Euphoria hair dresser April Petty,
36, celebrated opening day of her own salon, April’s Hair
Design Valentine’s Day.
“I was offered an opportunity I couldn’t pass up,” said
Petty, a 16 -year veteran hair stylist.
“We are upscale but comfortable,” Petty adds. “I’ve never
met a stranger and I want everyone to feel welcome here.”
April’s Hair Design is located inside Spartans Fitness
Center at 101 E. Main St. in Gun Barrel City. Enter through
Spartan’s Gym door, Petty’s salon is in the back.
Although small and quaint, Petty’s salon includes a sink and
two dryers. She offers a wide variety of services, including
highlighting, permanents, straighteners, hair removal and
extensions, as well as eyebrow care – from waxing to
Petty’s salon also sells a variety of name-brand hair
products from Redkin, Big Sexy and Bedhead.
April’s Hair Design is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.,
Tuesday-Saturday and she is also available for late
Men, women and kids are welcome by appointment or walk-in.
For more information or to make an appointment, call April
at (903) 887-3304.
The Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake
have many animals at the
Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake
in Seven Points
in dire need of a good home.
Please call or stop by the Humane Society today
and rescue one of these forgotten animals.
The Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake
is located on
10220 County Road 2403 in Seven Points.
For more information, please call
(903) 432-3422 after 11 a.m.
We are closed on Wednesday.
information visit our website at