Buns Away!

Buns Away!

February is ASPCA’s Adopt a Rescued Rabbit Month.

ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge

ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge

Today saw the launch of the ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge (www.aspca.org/100kchallenge), and for the third year in a row, shelters around the country are in a race to save more animals’ lives. The Challenge enlists 50 competing animal shelters to spend the next three months working tirelessly to increase their adoption numbers over the same period […]

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 […]

Vote For Cap To Win $100K

Vote For Cap To Win $100K

CAP is one of the final 95 finalists competing to secure a place in the TOP 50 to compete in the ASPCA $100,000.00 Challenge! Starting Monday, April 4th through April15th, people can go to our website and click on the button to vote for CAP. You can vote every day. Even more than once a day if you have […]

Houston Humane Needs Your Vote

Houston Humane Needs Your Vote

Houston Humane Society Takes on ASPCA $100K Challenge Qualifying Heat Community Support Needed for Chance to Win $100,000 Grant and Save More Lives Houston, TX (4/5/11) — Houston Humane Society is a participant in the Qualifying Heat of this year’s ASPCA $100K Challenge, competing for grants totaling $300,000 from the ASPCA, including a top prize […]

October is Adopt A Shelter Dog Month

Helpful tips from noted veterinarian to successfully bring a shelter dog into the home, plus a discount on all-natural pet products. According to the ASPCA, approximately 8-12 million dogs enter shelters nationwide each year. More than half are euthanized due to a lack of space or resources To raise awareness of the unfortunate situation of […]

The Dangers of Xylitol!

Xylitol is a common sugar substitute (also known as sugar alcohol) used in a wide variety of items these days.  It seems to be everywhere: in sugarless gum, toothpaste, pharmaceuticals, vitamins, candy, baked goods, mints, and even puddings.  While harmless to humans, it can be lethal to dogs.  Once ingested, there is a window of […]