The end of the year is upon us and as we prepare to celebrate the holiday season, it’s easy to get lost in the hustle and bustle. There’s always so much to do and never seems to be enough time. At Special Pals Shelter, the end of the year is a busy time for us, […]
The Angel Tree is back again at Special Pals! Starting Friday, November 23, visitors are invited to pick a pal from the Special Pals Angel Tree, located in the shelter lobby. You’ll find one shiny ornament for each of our adoptable dogs and cats. Check out their picture on the front, and see a few […]
We can’t do what we do for homeless animals in Houston without our fantastic volunteers! Meet two of the faces you see frequently at Special Pals – Gill and Sarah.
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 K from 104 KRBE has been a pal of ours for many years. He’s hung out with us at events, given us plenty of shout outs, and supported us on behalf of his two pups, Sammy Jo and Rocco. The fine folks at Houston Pet Talk Magazine featured Special K along with many other […]
Buy a lot of groceries? Shop at Kroger and swipe your Kroger Plus card, and those grocery bills can add up to extra cash for Special Pals. With the Kroger Community Rewards program, just link your Kroger Plus card to the Special Pals account and start shopping. For every purchase you make, we’ll receive a […]
Free Microchip Day! We invite you to #ChipForAChange on September 30th, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Generous sponsors are providing 100 microchips to dogs and cats for FREE during this special event. Chips will be registered on a first come, first serve basis starting at 11 am. These microchips are being provided by the […]
Does your pet try to escape as soon as you open the front door? Or, do they frantically dig at the door desperately trying to get out? If they get out they could get hit by a car, get lost, or worse attacked by an animal. Josh Weiss-Roessler explains in his article “Why Dogs Run […]