Giving Tuesday + Big Give Houston 2018

The start of the holiday season is officially here… and that signals the start of the giving season too! On Tuesday, November 27, give the first gift of the year to Special Pals during Big Give Houston and Giving Tuesday. It’s 24 hours of helping hands, hope, and financial support we need to continue our […]

Join Us at Strut Your Mutt 2018

Strut Your Mutt is back in Houston! Join Special Pals and Best Friends Animal Society for the 2018 Houston Strut Your Mutt Walk on Saturday, October 13. Best Friends Animal Society is bringing together wonderful, hard-working rescue organizations throughout Houston for the annual Strut Your Mutt walk. Our collective mission: make Houston a no-kill city […]

Stock Your Bar and Support Special Pals!

The “dog days” of summer are officially here! What’s a great way to cool off? With a frosty cold beverage, of course! Special Pals is hosting our very first Stock The Bar fundraiser to help you AND our adoptable dogs and cats keep cool through the summer! With the help of generous donors, we have […]

On August 18, Help Special Pals Clear The Shelters

Special Pals is participating with shelters all across the nation for Clear The Shelters on Saturday, August 18, Adoption fees are reduced to $20 to help Clear The Shelters after a busy summer. Special Pals is teaming up with NBC Universal for another annual Clear The Shelters event. Other Houston-area community partners supporting the adoption […]

Adoption Fees Are Waived June 27-July 3

From June 27 to July 3 at Special Pals, adoption fees are covered by generous animal lovers who are Paying It Forward to help 10,000 pets get adopted. Special Pals is teaming up with Best Friends Animal Society and more than 270 other partner rescue groups across the country to offer fee-waived adoptions, in hopes […]

Special Pals Announces 25 for 25 Spay & Neuter Day

For one day only, Special Pals is charging 25-cents for a spay or neuter surgery. During the 25 For 25 event, pet parents will pay just one quarter, thanks to a very generous donor and animal welfare advocate. The donor approached Special Pals with an offer to cover the remaining cost of the 25 spay and […]