Category Archives: Pets

SAVE the DATE – 3rd Annual BARK for BARC Walk – April 28, 2018

Mark your calendar for Saturday, April 28, 2018 at beautiful Rice University!

The Houston BARC Foundation and Honorary Chairman Lance McCullers, Jr. invite you to participate in the third annual BARK for BARC Pet Walk. Get your friends together for this fun event - your leashed pets are welcome, of course! All the details and opportunities for sponsorships, teams and registration can be found at https://www.houstonbarcfoundation.org Get your walking shoes ready! #BARKforBARC Registration starts at 8:30 am and the Walk begins at 9:30 am sharp - We hope to see you there!...
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Get Ready – The Big Give is Coming!

GET READY - Your chance to help our furry friends at the BARC Shelter is coming...

Mark your calendar for November 28th - that's the day where Houston will give big! The Houston BARC Foundation is thrilled to participate in this annual online one-day giving opportunity. Your gift can help in many ways. On November 28th, we'll provide you with an easy-to-push button where you can be a part of our success. #GivingTuesday #BigGiveHouston...
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Severe overcrowding at BARC: More than 500 dogs and 200 cats in animal shelter’s care

Special $1 Pet Adoptions This Weekend to Help Save Lives

HOUSTON- BARC is bursting at the seams with dogs and cats: More than 500 dogs and 200 cats are at BARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions. The shelter's capacity is 550 and over 720 animals are currently in its care. With shelter intake levels expected to remain high throughout the summer, BARC is asking Houstonians to adopt, rescue or foster a pet. BARC is dropping adoption fees for adoptable dogs (5 months and older) and all cats/kittens to $1 this Saturday, August 5th...
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