About Us

Sparky's Pals, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit Texas corporation located in Dallas and dedicated to animal welfare and providing humane education to the public.

Mission Statement

We educate the public about animal welfare issues to help provide safe and happy forever homes for pets.

Our areas of focus include:

  • Educating the population on spay/neuter to help prevent unwanted pets

  • Educating potential pet owners on proper pet care and treatment of animals

  • Educating adopting families to assist in integrating the dogs into their homes

  • Providing low-cost spay/neuter and vaccinations for families in need

  • Supporting other local rescue groups in their efforts to place homeless pets

Saving Animals By Educating People - Since what you don't know can hurt them!

Board of Directors

  • Kevin Gilhooly

  • Virginia Gilhooly

  • Patricia Gulino

  • Jaclyn Gulino


  • Kevin Gilhooly - President, Treasurer

  • Virginia Gilhooly - Vice-President, Secretary


Sparky's Pals was incorporated March 28, 2006 as a Texas corporation. Founded by Kevin and Virginia Gilhooly, the organization provides education for pet owners and adopters, and support for shelters and rescue groups in the Dallas area.

We received our 501(c)(3) predetermination as a tax-exempt organization on September 27, 2006.

Contact Information

Sparky's Pals, Incorporated


Questions? info@sparkypals.org

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