Trophy Club Police Department’s K9 Indy will receive a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. A donation in the amount of $65,825 was presented to the charity from the “Help Officer Hickey Vest K9s” online fundraiser. The funds were raised through nationwide donations in efforts to help retired Officer Matt Hickey of Marietta, OH, keep his partner Ajax upon retirement. Officer Hickey was able to purchase Ajax for the sum of $1 and the balance was donated to Vested…
April 12, 2016 – Denton County Public Health (DCHD) today has confirmed the first travel-associated case of Zika virus in a Denton County resident. The case is a female with international travel to a country with active transmission in late January.
Zika virus is spread to people primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito, a known aggressive daytime biter. Sexual transmission has been reported in a small number of cases. The most common symptoms of Zika are fever, rash, joint pain, and conjunctivitis…
Growing Up WILD (GUW) is a childhood education program that builds on a child’s sense of wonder about nature and invites them to explore wildlife and the world around them. Through a wide range of activities and experiences, GUW provides an early foundation for developing positive impressions about the world of nature and lifelong social & academic skills. Register for your kids for Growing Up WILD to discover the un-ending beauty of the great outdoors! For more information and registration, visit keeptrophyclubwild.org.
Beginning Wednesday, March 23rd, the large and small sides of Freedom Dog Park will flip for approximately two weeks to allow for turf regrowth and general maintenance. Signs will be posted pointing dog owners to the correct side. For questions about the dog park please contact Tony Jaramillo at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contributed by Susan Edstrom
Etiquette at a dog park? Yes!
If everyone takes some simple steps, going to the park can be a good experience for all. We also have a toddler park very close to the dog park and it’s not only ensuring the safety of our dogs but also little ones who are nearby. Know the rules and follow them! Simple, right?
Rules are established to help ensure the safety of everyone who attends.
Freedom Dog Park Rules
In addition to the rules,…
Bright and colorful, poinsettias are nearly synonymous with the Christmas season. They provide you with a wealth of opportunities for holiday decorating. Poinsettias bring a splash of festive red and green to the table or windowsill. An attractive bowl, used as a planter, makes a cheery winter gift. With proper poinsettia care, you can enjoy these beautiful plants for weeks. (Pet owners beware – poinsettias, mistletoe and holly are poisonous to cats and dogs.)
Find the Ideal Spot
To keep them looking good, give poinsettias…
By Marcia Kortmeyer, member TCWC, Trophy Gardeners, Chair TCWC Community Service Projects
You’re kidding? Seriously? The Holidays are just weeks away. Where did summer go? Didn’t I just go Christmas shopping a few months ago? I don’t know how time flies by but it does. And with the Holidays upon us I think of Poinsettias, Mistletoe and Holly. Beautiful Holiday plants! But keep in mind that these plants can be toxic to our pets.
A new plant in the house will create curiosity for our dogs &…