Calendar of Events

Event List Calendar

November 28, 2014

Shop with the Animals

November 28, celebrate Black Friday shopping by stopping by the Petsmart store in Copperfield [Highway 6 near FM 529.] Loving Arms Pet Placement will have furry friends to meet and relieve your shopping stress. We will also have baked goods, scented handmade soaps, ParkLane Jewelry, cat hammocks, beverage coasters, birdseed wreaths and more. Time: 9 AM – 2 PM

Start: November 28, 2014 9:00 am
End: November 28, 2014 2:00 pm

December 6, 2014

Dachshund Rescue of Houston at Shadow Creek Holiday Party

Join your friends from Dachshund Rescue of Houston for a fabulous Holiday party at Shadow Creek Veterinary Clinic.  You will have an opportunity to meet some of our fabulous rescues, fosters and volunteers.

Start: December 6, 2014 1:00 pm
End: December 6, 2014 4:00 pm

December 12, 2014

DREAM Dachshund Rescue at Tomball German Christmas Market

Join DREAM for a 3-day, weekend long, festival full of family fun! Meet many of our adorable adoptable Dachshunds along with our fantastic F.A.V.S. (Fosters, Adopters, Volunteers & Supporters) The event features 175 Vendors, 5 Musical Stages, Street Performers, Petting Zoo, Festival Food, Arts & Crafts and so much more!

What better place to find warm, cuddly, German DACHSHUNDS, than at the Tombal German Christmas Event! For more information, please visit the event site at: http://www.tomballgermanfest.org/christmas-market/

Friday, Dec 12th ~ 6pm – 10pm
Saturday, Dec 13th ~ 10am – 10pm
Sunday, Dec 14th ~ 10am – 6pm

Presenta2014 Tomball Flyer Page 1 1024x768 DREAM Dachshund Rescue at Tomball German Christmas Market

Start: December 12, 2014
End: December 14, 2014
Address:
Google Map
United States

December 13, 2014

MSRH PARKER ROAD ANIMAL HOSPITAL OPEN HOUSE & FUNDRAISER

  • BENEFITING MINIATURE SCHNAUZER RESCUE OF HOUSTON
  • CRAFTS, BAKED GOODS, KISSING BOOTH
  • PHOTOS WITH SANTA FOR YOU & YOUR  PETS

 

Start: December 13, 2014 12:00 pm
End: December 13, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: Parker Road Animal Hospital
Address:
Google Map
6730 Airline Drive, Houston, TX, United States, 77076
Cost: Free

December 19, 2014

Bayou City Outdoors Holiday Cheer Party

December 19, 2014 – 7-10 PM
Noveau Art Bar
2913 Main St,
Houston, TX 77002

Jingle all the way to Noveau Art Bar for BCO’s Holiday Cheer Party. Skip the shopping tonight, step away from the computer and come hang out with your BCO friends. In true BCO fashion, you can also help out one of our favorite local organizations, Friends For Life by either bringing supplies such as dog & cat bedding, food, toys, paper towels or stopping by the donation jar for cash and checks. If you write a check make it out to Friends For Life.

See you there – we have most of the place to ourselves
and Noveau Art Bar has great food and drink.

PARKING: there is plenty of parking in the lot, if we run out
there is parking across the street and on the street!

About our selected charity:
Friends For Life is the fastest growing No Kill animal adoption and rescue organization in Houston, dedicated to offering No Kill solutions to the animals of Houston and the people who want to help them. Their programs include rescue, rehabilitation, adoption, humane education and animal food/supply support.
Friends for Life

RSVP at http://www.BayouCityOutdoors.com Additional info call 713-524-3567 or e-mail to Kelly@bayoucityoutdoors.com

Start: December 19, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 19, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Nouveau AntiqueArt Bar
Address:
Google Map
2913 Main St., Houston, TX, United States, 77002

December 20, 2014

Bake Sale with Montgomery County Animal Society

Christmas Sale 2014 Flyer 231x300 Bake Sale with Montgomery County Animal SocietyMontgomery County Animal Society (MCASociety) invites you to visit Montgomery County Animal Shelter (MCAS) the weekend before Christmas Day for our 3rd Annual Bake and Craft Sale and Holiday Raffle at the shelter located at 8535 SH 242 in Conroe, TX.

 

The Bake and Craft Sale will take place on Saturday, December 20 from 10am – 4pm. The sale will feature an array of Holiday themed cookies and other baked goods and handmade blankets, scarfs, candles, jewelry and more – just in time for Christmas gift giving.

 

On Sunday, December 21, MCASociety volunteers will be selling hot cocoa in memory of former foster dog, Danny, who after a long battle with illness passed quietly at home with his loving foster family. Funds raised through Danny’s Hot Cocoa will be set aside especially for fosters families caring for terminally ill pets.

 

MCASociety will be raffling off an assortment of prizes including a TV, a iPad and more. Tickets can be purchased for $5 per ticket online at www.mcaspets.org/holidayevent and at the shelter leading up to and the day of the event. Winners need not be present to win. Online ticket buyers do not need to receive physical tickets – names will be entered into the raffle box and winners will be notified via PayPal email addresses. Winners will be draw at the Holiday Event on Sunday, December 21 at 4pm and will be notified via telephone or email.

 

All proceeds will benefit MCASociety, a non-profit organization that supports MCAS’ homeless pet by providing medical care and equipping volunteers to find homes and save lives. MCASociety raises funds that go directly toward helping the shelter animals, including the cats and dogs being cared for in foster homes. MCASociety also educates the public about vaccinations, spay and neutering, and other animal welfare issues. For more information, email visit www.mcasociety.org.

 

Start: December 20, 2014 12:00 am
End: December 21, 2014 11:00 pm

January 17, 2015

Dachshund Rescue of Houston at Doggy in Wonderland, Old Town Tomball

Join us at Doggy in Wonderland for an opportunity to meet and greet some of our very special rescued Dachshunds and their amazing foster parents.  It’s the place where chic pups do their shopping.

Start: January 17, 2015 11:00 am
End: January 17, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: Doggy in Wonderland
Address:
Google Map
100 Houston St, Tomball, TX, United States, 77375

January 17, 2015

Dog Park Opens at Montrose & Allen Parkway

Johnny Steele Dog Park Opening Celebration
Every dog has its day and that day is coming in January 2015! The “official” dog park in Buffalo Bayou Park, located at Allen Parkway and Montrose Boulevard/Studemont, will open to the public on January 17, 2015. Owners and their four-legged friends will enjoy new features including large and small dog ponds, dog washing areas and shade structures. For the public celebration, there will be an array of family-friendly and animal-friendly activities such as a dog “kissing booth,” dog food samples, doggie lounge area, on-site pet adoptions, giveaways and more!

A group of thoughtful and caring donors joined together to name the dog park in honor of their good friend Johnny Steele, whose name is synonymous with elegance and beauty as witnessed by the civic spaces and private gardens he has designed throughout the city and state. Johnny has been a talented and enthusiastic volunteer for Buffalo Bayou Partnership for many years.

The Johnny Steele Dog Park is part of the $58 million Buffalo Bayou Park – Shepherd to Sabine project underway under the leadership of Buffalo Bayou Partnership. The project includes park improvements including the addition of trails, enhancements at Eleanor Tinsley Park, destinations like The Water Works and Lost Lake, nature play area, lighting, and amenities such as kayak and bike rentals and overall improvements to the park’s landscape. Some elements of the park improvements have been completed including pedestrian bridges at Jackson Hill and the Police Memorial, some asphalt trails on the north and south sides of the bayou, lawns at Eleanor Tinsley Park and some trail lighting. The entire project is to be complete in mid-2015.

About Buffalo Bayou Partnership
Buffalo Bayou Partnership (BBP) is the non-profit organization transforming and revitalizing Buffalo Bayou, Houston’s most significant natural resource. Founded in 1986 by Houston Mayor Kathy Whitmire, BBP’s geographic focus is the 10-square mile stretch of Buffalo Bayou from Shepherd Drive to the Port of Houston Turning Basin. For more information, visit www.buffalobayou.org.

Start: January 17, 2015 1:00 pm
End: January 17, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Johnny Steele Dog Park
Address:
Google Map
Montrose & Allen Parkway, Houston, TX, United States

February 12, 2015

Acrocats Cat Circus and Band

Get Tickets and Read More: HERE!

The Amazing Acro-Cats, one of the four “cat shows” in the United States, performs to sold-out venues across the country. Their performances delight and astound audiences of all ages.

The Amazing Acro-Cats not only perform, but also educate the public. Samantha teaches the importance of, “Clicker Training” and how it can improve your cat’s life, and also be useful in the event of an emergency situation.

w%20logo.sm Acrocats Cat Circus and Band
about%20sam%20title Acrocats Cat Circus and Band


Samantha Martin
has had a lifetime fascination and truly unique bond with animals inspiring her extensive background including an associate degree in animal husbandry and services, internships at the Brookfield Zoo, studies in animal behavioral sciences and leading advocate of healthy, effective clicker training techniques building better relationships and solving behavioral problems.

As an expert animal trainer she has supplied her many talents for handling animals for everything from commercial and industrial advertising including;

kittysm Acrocats Cat Circus and Band

Wal-Mart, PetCo and PetSmart, music videos for headlining mainstream groups like Megadethand MTV projects, Animal Planetprograms and documentaries and appearances on high-profile media such as the Tonight Show withJay Leno and even film production companies like New Line Cinema.

As a pioneering feline behavioral expert, she’s devoted her life to animal welfare and public education helping people understand their animal counterparts better.

Her extensive resume is outshined only by her alluring and charming personality. Her Acro-Cats show featuring the Rock Cats all-cat band have inspired, thrilled and mystified audiences of all ages coast to coast as well as re-defined live performance with her own wonderfully unique blend of spectacle, entertainment, education, public awareness and a genuine dedication providing financial contribution, promotion and rescue/rehabilitation/adoption assistance, for animal welfare groups wherever she performs.

The Acro-Cats performance is a guaranteed media draw wherever they go attracting news spotlights including; NBC, ABC and FOXaffiliates across the nation, countless magazine/newspaper features including National Geographic periodicals, Chicago, Pets, Metro Pet, Chicago Tribune, Florida Times and various web media.

The purr-forming purr-sonalities have as much fun as their audience with obvious content with their lime-light status as they demonstrate astounding feats of agility so synonymous with their species.

On Samantha’s cue, they perform tricks with various hoops, tumblers, skateboards, hoisting flags, reading signs, even rolling balls over parallel ropes! This amazing spectacle also includes performing mice, rats and even a cat vs chicken bowling show-down!

Band manager and star of the show Tuna demands adoration from her all-too-willing fans as Samantha redefines the human-animal bond, highlighting the remarkably intelligent and wonderfully curious feline personalities that creates the Acro-Cats experience!

samantha%204 Acrocats Cat Circus and Band
 

Start: February 12, 2015
End: February 24, 2015
Venue: Freneticore
Phone: (832) 387-7440
Address:
5102 Navigation BLVD., Houston, TX, United States, 77011

February 21, 2015

Dachshund Rescue of Houston at No Label Brewing Company

Join us at No Label Brewing for an opportunity to meet and greet some of our very special rescued Dachshunds and their amazing foster parents.  This is a dog and kid friendly venue so come join the fun.

Check in starts at 11:45am. No Label caps tastings on Saturday’s to 800 people,  so get there early!  No one allowed in after 2:30 p.m.

The bar is open from 12-3pm. You MUST have a valid photo ID. Children under 21 must be accompanied by their parent.

We recommend bringing in water, sodas and a chair.

There will be live music and food trucks.

NO OUTSIDE ALCOHOL IS ALLOWED. Thank you!

Start: February 21, 2015 12:00 pm
End: February 21, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: No Label Brewing Company
Phone: 713-898-2456
Address:
Google Map
5351 1st. Street, Katy, TX, United States, 77493
Cost: 8.00
iCal Import

Looking for a fun event to enjoy with your pet? Or, a unique fundraising venue sponsored by one of our many charities? We've got it all for you!

To Add Your Own "One Time" Event: It's easy! Just register to become a user by visiting the homepage, go to Admin at the bottom of the page and click the Register button. Once you've created a user account, just  email us at info@houstonpettalk.com and ask for Contributor Status. We'll change your status, notify you and you can begin adding your own events. Once you are a contributor, login, go to the "dashboard", click events and follow the instructions. Please keep word count to approximately 50 words.

For recurring adoption events, visit our Recurring Adoption Event Page

TO  ADD RECURRING ADOPTION EVENTS: This event calendar is for one time events, not recurring events. If you have a recurring event that you would like posted, please email info@houstonpettalk.com with the details and we will create an additional "page" so that our events calendar is reserved for one time events only. Thank you!!

Once you have completed your event submission, the event will be pending for our administrator to approve.