We're teaming up with El Paso Animal Services to highlight some of the amazing dogs that they have available for adoption right now. El Paso Animal Services is working hard to try and make El Paso a "no-kill" community and to achieve this goal, they need more families to open their hearts and homes to homeless animals at the shelter.

Every week, we're going to highlight a different dog, cat, or other types of animal currently at Animal Services who is in need of a forever home, and let you know a little more about our furry friend. We'll include their age, sex, which their personality is like, and why they would be the perfect addition to your family. You can use their Animal ID number to then contact Animal Services to find out more information on how you can adopt.

At the bottom of this article, you'll find a gallery of more animals that are currently at El Paso Animal Services are in need of adoption.

This week's Animal of the Week is Duke Wayne. Duke Wayne is a four-year-old boy who loves his toys. No seriously- bring out the toys and Duke Wayne will get the zoomies in excitement. He loves all toys, everything from bouncy balls and rope toys but his favorite toys are stuffed animals. Duke also likes being outdoors and and loves going for long walks with his human pals. Duke also enjoys car rides and would be the perfct road dog, especially for a trucker! If you’re looking for a good mix of wild and mild, Duke Wayne is your man.

For more information on Duke Wayne, reach out to the El Paso Animal Services adoption team at (915) 212-8705 or EPASadoptions@elpasotexas.gov and use reference number (A43432066).

The El Paso Animal Services Center is located at 5001 Fred Wilson Avenue but is currently closed due to the pandemic, offering programs and services virtually or by appointment. Animal adoptions are available by virtual, curbside, or in-person appointments and you can schedule an appointment now by calling (915) 212-8705 or visiting www.elpasoanimalservices.org/adopt. See more available animals now at the El Paso Animal Services website.

EP Animal Services Adoptable Dogs

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