BARC & PetTalk Pet Blessing This Saturday!

BARC & PetTalk Pet Blessing This Saturday!

Join BARC for its Third Annual Pet Blessing Saturday, October 13th Plus $20 Dog Adoptions and Fee-Waived Cat Adoptions Friday, October 12th –  Sunday, October14th   Our pets bless us every day with their unconditional love. Now BARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions wishes to bless them in return! In partnership with the Episcopal Diocese and Houston Pet Talk Magazine, BARC is […]

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 […]

Month Long Adoptions In June: HCPHES

During the month of June, Harris County Public Health & Environmental Services (HCPHES) Veterinary Public Health is celebrating Adopt a “Cool” Cat or “Hot” Dog Month. The adoption fee for select dogs and  cats is $20.00 which includes age-appropriate vaccinations, spay/neuter, pet license, and a FREE microchip.  For more information, call 281.999.3191.

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, […]

Friendswood Animal Advocates Offer Discounted Adoptions

Friendswood Animal Advocates Offer Discounted Adoptions

Fall in love and adopt a furry baby from Friendswood Animal Advocates between now and Valentine’s Day!

PetFest in Old Town Spring

The best pet event in Houston, PetFest in Old Town Spring is a 2 day festival lining the streets of Old Town Spring with vendors, animals for adoptions, parade, costume contests and much more. Visit www.petfestoldtownspring.com for details. Visit PetTalk at our booth near the entrance and spin the wheel for prizes!

Buster’s Friends Adoptions & Calendar Party

Come see Buster’s Friends 2011/2012 NEW Calendar AND meet the artists who collaborated on the calendar — Robyn Arouty and April Murphy! Robyn Arouty’s photos from POCKETSHOTS combined with April Murphy PETITES have made a very unique, original calendar like no other! October 2011 – December 2012 Robyn and April will be present to sign […]

Does your rescue pet have unwanted “emotional baggage”?

Does your rescue pet have unwanted “emotional baggage”?

Those that have adopted, rescued and/or foster failed (as I have)  know that many a rescue cat or dog are already “stamped” with emotional baggage that can lead to behavioral problems, and  if not resolved could become health issues or even worse, an adoption return! Don’t let their unfortunate past ruin their and your blissful future.  Natural […]

BARC Has Historic Weekend of Adoptions

BARC Has Historic Weekend of Adoptions

BARC, Houston’s city animal shelter, experienced a historic weekend with a high volume of adoptions, so much so that BARC management conveyed that they ran out of cats! Well…not exactly. Animals that are ready for adoption have been spayed or neutered and prepared for a new home. There are plenty of additional animals at BARC […]

Celebrate Freedom: Adopt A Pet From Houston SPCA

Celebrate Freedom: Adopt A Pet From Houston SPCA

The Houston SPCA “Salutes our All-American Canines and Felines” during the month of July with $4 ADOPTIONS!  Approved adopters will find a sparkling, dazzling array of adorable adoptables and can take home any mixed breed dog or cat that is four months of age and older for just 4 DOLLARS!!! Canine and feline adoptions fees usually […]