Homeless Animal Partnership Initiative’s HAPI Family Pet Festival July 17th!

The Homeless Animal Partnership Initiative is excited to announce its upcoming event, the HAPI Family Pet Festival on July 17th, 2010 from 11am – 3pm at St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church, located at 1656 Blalock Road, Houston TX 77080. Numerous rescues featuring pure breed and mix breed dogs will be available. Weather permitting, some cats will […]

Houston’s BARC Needs Help: Too Many Animals

The Bureau of Animal Regulation and Care (BARC) has experienced a drastic increase in the number of animals turned into the shelter in the previous two weeks. The average daily intake over this period is approximately 100 animals, and the average number of animals in residence per day is 720.

On April 15, BARC experienced a total animal intake of 184 animals. The number of animals in residence as of this morning is 878. This population level is absolutely unsustainable. The BARC facility was designed to shelter 600 animals, and existing foster and rescue networks are at capacity as well.

HAPI Family Pet Festival Adoption Event

The HAPI Family Pet Festival Adoption Event will take place on April 17th at St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church from 11am – 4pm.
Please contact James Oxford at Hapi4Pets@gmail.com or call 281.216.2385 if you have any questions.