This annual competition inspires Arlington students in grades three through six to pen essays on topics relating to responsible pet ownership.

The contest promotes responsible pet ownership with a variety of topics that include thought-provoking questions for each grade level.

The 2021 Sheri Capehart Animal Essay Contest is sponsored by

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Spring Creek Barbeque

Essays accepted beginning Monday, January 11, through 5 p.m. on Friday, January 15, 2021 at Arlington Animal Services Center located at 1000 SE Green Oaks Boulevard. This year, a drop-off box is provided at the entrance of the shelter for essay acceptance day or night, through 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 15.

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