Lovable Dogs Need a Foster and/or Permanent Home

Lovable Dogs Need a Foster and/or Permanent Home

Dachshund Rescue of Houston (DRoH) is seeking a foster and permanent home(s) for these 3 pups, whose human passed away of cancer last week.  DRoH is in search of a loving and safe permanent home, ideally for all 3 dogs together.  They are short haired red dachshunds.  The 2 sisters, Ginger and Sophie, are 12 […]

City of Sugar Land Pet Services “My Furry Valentine” Adoption

City of Sugar Land Pet Services “My Furry Valentine” Adoption

The City of Sugar Land Animal Services is sponsoring “MY FURRY VALENTINE“ now through February 14.  Receive a $20 gift card with any cat adoption.   They are located at 101 Gillingham Ln.  Sugar Land, Tx.  77498. The adoption fee for a cat or kittens is $89.25. This fee includes: the Spay/Neutering, Feline Leukemia Test, […]

DATE CORRECTION: Wishbone Pet Care Adoption Event

DATE CORRECTION: Wishbone Pet Care Adoption Event

 As part of their Grand Opening celebration during the month of August, Wishbone Pet care will host the Houston Humane Society’s mobile pet adoption event on Sunday, August 14 from 11AM until 2PM.  (  PLEASE NOTE: Houston PetTalk included the incorrect date of August 13 in the August issue of the printed magazine — our […]

200 Animals Surrendered at BARC In Under 10 Hours

200 Animals Surrendered at BARC In Under 10 Hours

Since Tuesday, BARC has had seen a massive swell in the public surrenders at the front door.  In under 10 business hours, the public has brought in OVER 200 ANIMALS!!!  So we need your help now.  We need fosters, adopters, rescues, et al to take home animals as soon as possible. Please talk to your […]

Wouldn’t It Be Fun to Live with Lucy, Ricky or Ethel?

Wouldn’t It Be Fun to Live with Lucy, Ricky or Ethel?

[slideshow id=61]Obviously, we are not referring to the television stars of yore (although it might have been fun to live with them, too).  Lucy, Ricky and Ethel are lovable, adoptable dogs, each one looking for a new forever home after being rescued from the streets of Houston by Barrio Dogs, Inc. Meet Lucy, a reddish-brown […]

City of Houston’s BARC Foster Expo and Adopt-A-Thon

City of Houston’s BARC Foster Expo and Adopt-A-Thon

The City of Houston is consistently ranked at the top of major polls of U.S. cities as one of the best places for employment, home values, education, and quality of life.   In sharp contrast, Houston has one of the most underfunded city animal shelters in the nation, BARC Animal Shelter & Adoption Facility. BARC’s responsibilities […]

MCAS Offers Reduced Adoption Fees for Dogs Sheltered for Over 60 Days

Saturday, July 24th $25 Minimum Adoption Fee for Long-Term Dogs!

Dog Days of Summer In Kitty City

BARC was designed to house 550 animals and we have 1047, so if you have been thinking about adding a new pet to your family NOW is the time. We have a variety of pets and they all need a place to call HOME. We have small pets for the kid at heart; big pets […]

Houston City’s Proposed Site For New Animal Facility: A Very Bad Choice

City of Houston’s planned pet adoption facility will mean death to many animals in many ways by Bett Sundermeyer, No Kill Houston
www.NoKillHouston.org
The city of Houston recently announced plans to build an “animal campus”, including a 30,000 square foot pet adoption facility, at Gragg Park (2999 S. Wayside).

“No Kill” At Montgomery County Shelter? Read This!

Montgomery County Animal Control and Shelter will try to become a no-kill facility for one month.

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