Giving Thanks to our Special Friends

Giving Thanks to our Special Friends

                                                                                              It is important to remember to give thanks to the animals in our care.  After all, they are our special friends.  But they are also our teachers.  So these are some things to keep in mind as you give thanks to your beloved animals.  Follow these tips to deepen your relationship!  You may find […]

Corridor Rescue Needs Help With “Buster”

Corridor Rescue Needs Help With “Buster”

   Submitted by Corridor Rescue: This week Cody and I are asking for help for one of our very special Corridor dogs….not too original, but his name is BUSTER! Take a look at Buster!  Starvation nearly took the life right out of this boy.  This is a true story of rescue in the Corridor of […]

Canine Cancer: Breed Dispositions

Canine Cancer: Breed Dispositions

By Dr. Mark Silberman, Southwest Animal Clinic, 4570 Bissonnet – Article from November 2012 Houston PetTalk Magazine Cancer is a common canine ailment. It is a killer in dogs, just as it is in humans.  There are predisposing factors that have been identified such as exposure to substances like metals, dust, chemicals or pesticides.  Diet […]

Meadowlake Hosts Texans Tailgate Party Nov. 10

Meadowlake Hosts Texans Tailgate Party Nov. 10

 will be hosting its very first Texans Tailgate Daycare Party on November 10th 9AM-4PM! Join us for a rare chance to have fun on a SATURDAY!  Dogs will make game predictions for Sunday night’s game; Texans V. Bears. Each dog will receive Pretzel Bites, Bowsers Beer (non-alcoholic), and Hot Dogs! This event excludes daycare passes […]

MS Houston Walk Nov 2 For Pooches Too

MS Houston Walk Nov 2 For Pooches Too

People and their pooches will take steps toward a world free of multiple sclerosis in the Walk MS: Sugar Land and The Woodlands events on  Nov. 11. The Walk MS: Houston 2012 series, presented by KBR, is the signature fundraising initiative for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The Walk series has 4 locations, but the Sugar Land and […]

50 Shades of Grey-Hound

50 Shades of Grey-Hound

In PetTalk’s November 2012 issue, we playfully use the pop culture buzz about the phonon book 50 Shades of Grey to shine a spotlight on local Greyhound rescue. Enjoy the full version of the interview below (the abbreviated version can be found in our print publication or digital magazine along with great photography by Prudence […]

Pumpkin Ice Cream Recipe

Pumpkin Ice Cream Recipe

You’re not the only one that might like a little “something pumpkin” during the Thanksgiving holidays. While you are preparing for family festivities, take a little time to prepare your four-legged family member a treat too! Ingredients: 1 Cup Water 2 Chicken Livers 1 Cup Plain Yogurt 1 Cup Solid-packed Pumpkin Puree Bring the water […]

Min Schnauzer “Monique” Needs A Home!!

Min Schnauzer “Monique” Needs A Home!!

Submitted by Minature Schnauzer Rescue of Houston : MONIQUE Needs Home! “Hearts of fire creates love desire; Take you high and higher to the world you belong! High and higher to your place on the throne! If you look way down in your heart and soul, don’t hesitate ‘cause the world seems cold. Stay young […]

“Stetson” Needs A Home – He’s Ready to go!

“Stetson” Needs A Home – He’s Ready to go!

“Stetson” is looking for a new home! He was found by a citizen who has fully vetted him..he is neutered, heartworm free, vaccinated and very playful! If interested, contact: temmy@cyberbay.net.

BARC Houston: Contest & Mayor’s Pet of the Week

BARC Houston: Contest & Mayor’s Pet of the Week

Hundreds of Houstonians braved rainy conditions over the weekend to adopt a furry companion from BARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions. In just three days, more than 125 dogs, puppies, cats and kittens were adopted from one of several BARC events, including the largest and longest-lasting offsite adoption event in the shelter’s history. “We have had a lot […]