Animal Shelter Advisory Committee


The purpose of the committee shall be to assist animal shelters located within the city limits regarding compliance with Chapter 823 of the Health and Safety Code. Additionally, upon request of the city council, the committee may: (i) provide recommendations to the city regarding its compliance with the Texas Rabies Control Act and (ii) recommend ways to improve the efficiency and cost effectiveness of the city’s animal control program. For more information, contact the Director of Community Services at 817-230-0351.


  • The Animal Shelter Advisory Committee meets at least three times per year
  • Conference Room at the Public Works Facility, 205 Brenda Lane


Agendas are available prior to meetings
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Committee Members

MemberPlaceTerm Expiration Date
Dr. Karen Metzler, Licensed VeterinarianPlace OneJuly 2025
Tammy SouthardPlace TwoJuly 2024
Joseph Stout, Involved in Animal Welfare Organization    
Place ThreeJuly 2025
Jose Wheeland, City OfficialPlace FourJuly 2024
Breanna Farley, Involved in Shelter Operations                   
Place FiveJuly 2025
John PeetPlace SixJuly 2024
Judy DellerPlace SevenJuly 2025
Laura YandellPlace EightJuly 2024
Stacy LiebelPlace NineJuly 2025
Spencer MearaAlternate 1July 2025
Megan LeAlternate 2July 2024

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