Thursday, July 14, 2016

Houston TX: 7/14 STILL NOT SAFE RE: 7/12 update NOT SAFE! RE: Urgent! A1347142 sweet little chocolate #Chihuahua with leg problem was available 7/1

​7/14 BARC reports that there have been no rescue offers for Kaleah. Please contact .
On Tue, Jul 12, 2016 at 8:16 AM, BARC Aid <> wrote:
Not yet [rescued].  Currently at private vet getting exams but not safe still needs a confirmed hold.
7/6 POST 
Kaleah was turned in by her owner for the reason not able to afford vet care for her leg. She is about five years old and was available at the kill shelter the day she was turned in July 1, 2016. Please rescue, foster or network for her if you can. Her Petharbor link is and the shelter's alert is herebelow.

---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: BARC Aid <>
Date: Tue, Jul 5, 2016 at 10:26 AM
Subject: A1347142--inj--sweet little choco chi
To: BARC Aid <>

A1347142-- OTI, non weight bearing RF-per OTI can not afford sx, pain with manipulation of elbow and shoulder, swelling over humerus, some muscle atrophy, OTI had placed a bandage which was removed with pressure sores noted

  • 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 or cell phone 832.623.3871 (days off Friday and Saturday). If no response from Mauricio please contact Alejandra at 832.395.9081

Alejandra Peimbert, Education Coordinator – BARC Outreach
City of Houston, Administration & Regulatory Affairs
BARC Animal Shelter & Adoptions
3200 Carr Street, Houston, Texas 77026
Direct:  832-395-9081