Year of the Dog – Meet Sara

2018 is the Year of the Dog, and it’s the perfect year to finally be adopted! We’re taking time to highlight a few of our pals that we want to find homes in the Year of the Dog. Meet Sara Age: 5 years old Sara has been with Special Pals since May, 2016. Like pals […]

Year of the Dog – Meet Pippa

2018 is the Year of the Dog, and it’s the perfect year to finally be adopted! We’re taking time to highlight a few of our pals that we want to find homes in the Year of the Dog. Meet Pippa Age: 2 years old Pippa has been with Special Pals since February, 2017. We found […]

How To Support Special Pals at Kroger

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 […]

Demi’s Story – From Abandoned to Adopted

As part of Amazon’s #SeasonOfSmiles holiday campaign, Special Pals wanted to share the full story of Demi, an American Staffordshire Terrier. She came to Special Pals in mid-April 2017 and was scarred, scared, and hopeless. Weeks of patience and love from our staff paid off to give Demi a happy ending. When you support Special Pals […]

12 Days of Christmas Giving

Need gift ideas for the people on your nice list? We’re taking 12 days to showcase 12 ways to help Special Pals this holiday season. See them all below! 1. Send Santa Photos to your friends and family Join us at the shelter on Sunday, December 3 for our third annual Pet Photos with Santa! […]

Giving Tuesday + Big Give Houston 2017

The start of the holiday season is officially here… and that signals the start of the giving season too! On Tuesday, November 28, 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 […]

Give Love at the Special Pals Angel Tree

We love to decorate the shelter for the holidays, and this year we are adding one very special decoration: the Angel Tree! Starting Friday, November 24, 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 […]