Things can only get better.

Things can only get better.

04 / 30 / 2015

Click through to read an article by Katherine Driessen for the Houston Chronicle about improvements at BARC, their 80% save rate, and their partnership with RPM. Today we learned that RPM moved 114 cats and 481 dogs out of BARC for a total of 595 saved in April 2015. BARC finished April with a 72.5% …

Success Story Sunday – Hippos

Success Story Sunday – Hippos

04 / 26 / 2015

Hippos arrived at BARC as a tiny, week old pup with his mom, Fancy, and his eight brothers and sisters. After a short stay with a foster in Houston, Fancy and pups all went to their Colorado. They spent more than six weeks together with their foster before they were weaned and ready to be …

Merrily we roll along

Merrily we roll along

04 / 20 / 2015

We hope you’ll join us at the opening of the Jack C. Alexander Building on Thursday, April 23, 2015, from 6 PM to 8PM at 2317 West 34th Street, because this movement just keeps on rolling. Who did we move to Colorado last week? We’re glad you asked! Thank you to all the volunteers, fosters, …

Success Story Sunday

Success Story Sunday

04 / 19 / 2015

Many times, RPM’s pups and kitties are so busy enjoying their forever homes that we simply receive a quick comment and a photo or two. Here are some quick updates!  

Foster Friday

Foster Friday

04 / 17 / 2015

Letting Go: The Challenge of a Lifetime For a few weeks now, I’ve been thinking about another aspect of “Letting Go.” I’ve been exploring what is often my loathing and anger toward the humans who turn in animals to BARC. Most of us have said things like this: “Those people who turn their animals into …

Unforgettable

Unforgettable

04 / 17 / 2015

We haven’t forgotten the dogs and cats who went to Colorado last week. We’ve all been so busy saving more that we’re a little late sharing their photos with you. None of these wonderful dogs and cats would have made the journey without the generous help of our fosters, transporters, volunteers, donors, staff, drivers, rescuers, …