Pet Insurance Analysis by Local Veterinarian, Dr. Baxter

Pet Insurance Analysis by Local Veterinarian, Dr. Baxter

  In the April 2012 issue of Houston PetTalk, Dr. Baxter, a veterinarian at Central Houston Animal Hospital, presents the analysis of pet insurance including what questions you should ask when reviewing policy benefits, her top 4 picks, contact information for these top 4 plans and her general thoughts about the reasons for pet insurance […]

Treating pain the holistic way

Treating pain the holistic way

      Do you know that everything boils down to a type of pain you or your pet experience? Pain from injury, illness, dealing with chronic or destructive behavioral problems, and even from a missing or in spirit pet. Ultimately, all can be categorized into physical, mental, emotional, or spiritual pain.  Did you know that you have the […]

Today is National Spay/Neuter Day: Show The LOVE!

Today is National Spay/Neuter Day: Show The LOVE!

February 28 is National Spay/Neuter Day, an essential reminder of the  millions of animals needlessly euthanized each year. One way to reduce the number of unwanted pets is to sterilize animals and reduce births. If you’ve been considering sterilizing your pet, show them The LOVE by using this National Day to pick up the phone […]

BARC Slammed With Intake: Adoptions Prices Reduced!

BARC Slammed With Intake: Adoptions Prices Reduced!

BARC, the City of Houston’s animal shelter, is fighting a capacity crisis. BARC is required by law to accept every animal brought to its doors by Houston residents, and also has the mandate to provide animal control services within Houston city limits.  Animal activity such as roaming to breed tends to decrease during colder weather; unfortunately, […]

Animal Tales of Katy Yappy Hour Feb 24

Animal Tales of Katy Yappy Hour Feb 24

Join Animal Tales of Katy for their monthly Yappy Hour, Feb. 24 from 6-8 pm. The event benefits Sheltie Rescue Sanctuary. Enjoy refreshments, raffles, product specials and more!

“Sammy” Needs A Home!

“Sammy” Needs A Home!

Submitted by Miniature Schnauzer Rescue of Houston: If you are interested in adopting this cutie pie, contact Miniature Schnauzer Rescue of Houston to find out more, 713-513-7811. Sanford aka “Sammy” “Have you seen her? So fine and pretty – fooled me with her style and ease! And I feel her, from across the room – yes, […]

K9 Military Fund Raiser March 13

K9 Military Fund Raiser March 13

The Boneyard and All Natural Pet Delivery will host a fundraiser in honor of the inaugural K-9 Veterans Day on Saturday March 10, 2012 from 6pm to 9pm. The goal is to raise money for the US Military K-9 Fund, established to support our military working dogs deployed with our troops to the Middle East and other […]

Urban Tails Owner Susan Briggs Dishes on “Dog Dishes”

Urban Tails Owner Susan Briggs Dishes on “Dog Dishes”

By: Susan Briggs, Owner of Urban Tails Pet Resort Sheppy and Archie Eat Better Than Us! Bill frequently says this when people ask what we feed our dogs.  It may surprise you to learn that with all the great dog food available to me at Urban Tails we actually shop for their food at Kroger […]

City of Sugar Land Pet Services “My Furry Valentine” Adoption

City of Sugar Land Pet Services “My Furry Valentine” Adoption

The City of Sugar Land Animal Services is sponsoring “MY FURRY VALENTINE“ now through February 14.  Receive a $20 gift card with any cat adoption.   They are located at 101 Gillingham Ln.  Sugar Land, Tx.  77498. The adoption fee for a cat or kittens is $89.25. This fee includes: the Spay/Neutering, Feline Leukemia Test, […]

Get Ready For Meadowlake’s Annual Pup A Palooza Apr 7

Get Ready For Meadowlake’s Annual Pup A Palooza Apr 7

“Pup-A-Palooza” is a one day event at Meadowlake Pet Resort featuring adoptable pets from Houston area rescue groups, DockDogs, a weight pull, microchipping, Canine Good Citizen testing, low cost vaccinations, Frisbee Dogs, the 2012 North American Appraisal Tour presented by Boerboel International, local vendors and activities for the whole family.  This event is free to the […]