Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Houston TX: Critically URGENT-just have til 4 pm 08-11-15 FOUR IMMATURE KITTENS

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From: "Gail>
Date: Aug 11, 2015 7:06 AM
Subject: Critically URGENT...just have till 4 pm ... precious....08-11-15 FOUR IMMATURE KITTENS

From: BARC.Aid@houstontx.gov
Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2015 08:09:00 -0500

We have four immature kittens about 2 weeks old infested with fleas and two of them have eye discharge.   Available for foster or rescue we may not be able to hold them all day.  Must have a confirmed hold before 4pm today.

They did eat some canned food with formula.





  • ALL hold requests are to be sent via email only (none will be accepted via phone) with the following required information:
EMAIL SUBJECT:       HOLD for (insert animal id number)
In the body of the email, provide the following:

Animal ID #: _______________________

Name of Rescue Group/Foster: __________________________________________

Name of designated person for pickup: ______________________________

Contact Phone Number for person placing hold: ________________________

Date & Time for pickup: ________________________

  • The hold will be placed for 24 hours and a confirmation email will be sent back to the requestor via email.
  • All incoming BARC Aid emails will be answered during the following hours and within the specified timeframe:
Monday  - Friday
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Within one hour
Saturday - Sunday
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Within two hours
Emails received outside of these timeframes will be answered the next day, during these hours.  If a response has not been received within the specified timeframes, please notify Mauricio Zepeda immediately via email mauricio.zepeda@houstontx.gov or cell phone 832.623.3871 (days off Friday and Saturday). If no response from Mauricio please contact Alejandra at 832.395.9081

Mauricio Zepeda, Foster & Rescue Coordinator - BARC Outreach
City of Houston, Administration & Regulatory Affairs Department
BARC Animal Shelter & Adoptions
3200 Carr
Houston, Texas 77026

Direct:     713.229.7354
Cellular:  832.623.3871
Email: mauricio.zepeda@houstontx.gov 

**To place a hold on a dog or cat please contact barc.aid@houstontx.gov**