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Written by Rudy Arispe on Apr 4 2017 - 11:12am
San Antonio pet owners who find themselves faced with the difficult decision to find a new home for their beloved pets now have a caring helping hand thanks to Rehome, a new and free online pet adoption program by and the Petco Foundation.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 27 2015 - 8:56pm
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Written by Allison Baron on Oct 27 2014 - 12:39pm
A home for every pet... It seems like a nice idea, but can San Antonio make it a reality? Becoming a humane community is a goal even larger than the no-kill status San Antonio is on its way to achieving, according to the nationally and internationally recognized speaker who will deliver a keynote address at the San Antonio Area Foundation’s Community Conversation, hosted by the Foundation’s Talk About It! program, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Pica Pica Plaza Event Center, 910 SE Military Drive.
Written by Kris_Serold on Mar 6 2014 - 1:47pm
PAWsitively Sweet Bakery presents the first ever monthly SA Urban Pet Market event benefiting the San Antonio animal no kill initiative efforts. The event will feature vendors for pet products & services, food, kids activities, demonstrations, and adoptable pets from local non-profit organizations.
Written by Kris_Serold on Dec 10 2013 - 4:44pm
This coming weekend, an extra Dog Days holiday at the Botanical Gardens! And the weather forecast looks promising for Dec. 14-15:  61 degrees and sunny! 
Written by Kris_Serold on Dec 3 2013 - 12:35pm
This weekend, Animal Care Services is joining San Antonio’s biggest animal shelters for Whiskers in Wonderland, sponsored by Best Friends Animal Society. This event aims to be the largest pet adoption event in San Antonio history. The adopt-a-thon features four different shelters throughout San Antonio, each with hundreds of adoption ready dogs and cats. Dec. 7-8, adopters can bring home a dog or puppy for $40 and a cat or kitten for just $15 from any of the participating shelters:
Written by Kris_Serold on Sep 6 2013 - 11:23am
SNIPSA, Spay-Neuter-Inject-Protect of San Antonio, is out this month coordinating adoption events and finding loving homes for adorable pets. If you have room in your heart and home to adopt a pet you can come out to the following locations: Whole Earth Provision Co Alamo Quarry 255 E Basse San Antonio, TX 78209 Saturday, September 7, 2013 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Written by gavnichols on May 16 2012 - 11:21am
City Councilman Cris Medina, in partnership with San Antonio Animal Care Services and the San Antonio Area Foundation, invite you to attend the first-ever District 7 Pet Spring Fling from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 19 at Nani Falcone Park, 7629 Mystic Park.  There will be on-site pet adoptions, low-cost pet vaccinations and pet licensing available, as well as food and refreshments for humans and pets.
Written by gavnichols on Mar 13 2012 - 4:01pm
The San Antonio Area Foundation's Talk About It! SA Bark in the Park/Perrito Grito will take place on Saturday, March 24 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Woodlawn Park, 1103 Cincinnati Avenue. Please join us for a day of fun in the sun with pets, friends, and family. Admission to the event is FREE! There will be tons to do at this event so be prepared to have a lot of fun. Some of the events that will be going on are:
Written by SNIPS on Oct 5 2011 - 11:36am
Residents of 78207, 78228 and 78237 zip codes are invited to schedule an appointment and join Student Nurses Involved in Pet Safety (S.N.I.P.S.) Saturday, Oct. 8 at Good Samaritan Community Services Center, 1600 Saltillo St., for a free spay/neuter clinic. SpaySA will provide free spay/neuter surgeries for dogs and cats by appointment only.Pets will arrive for registration at 7 a.m. with surgeries beginning at 8 a.m. The event is expected to end around 2 p.m.