A HUGE congratulations to Alex Howe, long time BARC volunteer, for receiving a City of Houston proclamation from Sylvester Turner, Mayor of Houston and Council Member Greg Travis today for his dedication to BARC’s animals. Thank you so much for all you do Alex! We are honored that […]
Meet BARC’s Pets of the Month! Collin is a one and a half year old Border Terrier and Alex is a 2 year old black short hair cat. Collin has already been transferred to a rescue group but Alex is still looking for his forever home! Come to […]
Congratulations to the first group of Veterinary Externs for successful completion of the 2016 BARC Externship Experience. Students represented Tuskegee University, Texas A&M, Ross, and Auburn. The next group of students started this week. We love our externs! Learn more about our veterinary externship opportunities here:http://www.houstontx.gov/barc/externships.html
WE DID IT! We finished November with a 94.2% save rate!! A huge thanks to our staff, adopters, rescue and foster partners, volunteers and to our sponsors, Proler Southwest Sims Metal Management! We had over 880 adoptions, over 775 transfer/rescues, over 150 Trap-Neuter-Returns and over 70 return to […]
A 90s sitcom favorite remix to celebrate the grand opening of our new adoption center in June 2015! Just click the image below to view the video! Remember the Fresh Prince of Bellaire – 90s hit tv show – theme song? Well, we did a remix about how […]
Check out the wonderful video that was played for our BARC Gala which was held to raise funds for the new building! It is truly touching and shows all the love and hard work that has gone into making BARC Animal Shelter what it is today.
Natural Pawz is such a great supporter of BARC! We truly appreciate the effort they took in dedicating a full day to supporting BARC’s Fixin’ Houston Clinic. They did this by wearing BARC Fixin’ Houston Clinic shirts and donating a portion of the proceeds that day to our cause! […]
Our amazing partner, Rescued Pets Movement was the recipient of a recent donation from Leslie Alexander, owner of the Houston Rockets, to fund the veterinary clinic at their new facility. Today they had a news conference to celebrate. It’s so incredible to see Houstonians coming together to save […]