HHS Director Asks For Houston Animal Community Action

HHS Director Asks For Houston Animal Community Action

Submitted by Sherry Ferguson, Ex. Director of Houston Humane Society, Dear Animal Advocate, It is a sad day for animals in Harris County and around Texas and is the result of Mike Anderson, Houston’s new District Attorney, dissolving the Animal Cruelty Section in the Harris County DA’s office. Harris County set the example by establishing […]

A Ban On PitBulls? A PetTalk Reader Informs You

A Ban On PitBulls? A PetTalk Reader Informs You

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A proposed ban on PitBulls angers a PetTalk reader and he wants you to take a stand agains the legislation. Here is John J.’s (email: johnny10196@yahoo.com) letter to our readers:

Traveling with Fido

June was National Safety Month, and in honor of the important topic of safety for you and your dogs, the APDT (Association of Pet Dog Trainers ) put together some helpful tips in regards to traveling with your pet.  I thought it was well worth passing along…. Planes, Trains and Automobiles It was the best […]

Sad Day For Houston Pet Owners: City Shuts Down Yappy Hour

The City of Houston shut down a Yappy Hour last week, scheduled to take place at Beaver’s Ice House benefiting SNAP

Own A Dog over 40lbs? Act Now Before A Law Changes Your Rights! HB 1982

  There’s been rumors about a proposed bill that would severely limit freedoms of dogs weighing over 40lbs. After some investigation by concerned citizens, it is actual the real deal so we need to act now to ensure this over-reaching proposal doesn’t become law. Basically, your dog can be declared VICIOUS and contained  in your […]