Author Archive | Siena Schickel

Pasadena Animal Shelter Relief

If you’ve ever been through a Houston storm, you already know what it’s like. The walls shake and the windows rattle. On January 24th, Pasadena Animal Shelter experienced every Houstonian’s worst fear. Kennel techs working with the dogs that day looked up to see the roof over their heads peel away, letting strong winds and […]

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HPA!’s 2022 Highlights

We have had a lot to celebrate this year! Thank you for making it possible to save the lives of at-risk companion cats and dogs and find them loving homes. You’ve been there for the animals through thick and thin, and we wanted to highlight some of the amazing things this community has accomplished in […]

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On the eleventh day of Giving, my good friend gave to me… Essential supplies for our facility!

Today is Day 11 of the 12 Days of Giving! While most of our animals are always in foster, a huge part of HPA! is our facility. From housing animals while they’re in transition to foster or in emergency situations, to providing space for our incredibly hardworking staff and volunteers to keep realizing our mission to […]

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On the tenth day of Giving, my good friend gave to me… Ten fosters caring for a pet’s whole journey!

Today is Day 10 of the 12 Days of Giving, sponsored by Niagara Water! One of the most important roles a person can have in our animals’ lives is being their foster parent. Our fosters take care of our cats, dogs, kittens, and puppies throughout their entire journey, sometimes literally since they are born! While HPA! […]

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On the fourth day of Giving, my good friend gave to me… Great kennel techs to take care of cute puppies!

Today is Day 4 of the 12 Days of Giving! Our amazing kennel techs are responsible for the care and wellbeing of our pups at our facility. They take care of each pup’s individual needs from diet, to helping with training, to play time, and make sure they’re getting the all encompassing care that each dog deserves! […]

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Beyonce’s heartworms are making it hard for her to breathe – can you help?

At first glance, Beyonce looks like a perfectly healthy Great Dane. Her heart and lungs, however, tell a completely different story. Without treatment, Beyonce would not have survived for much longer. Heartworms have been making each breath difficult for her, and her heart can’t take strenuous activity. Each dog that comes into our care receives a heartworm […]

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