Thursday, July 21, 2016

Houston TX: GOOD NEWS! RE: Urgent Medical case Tom Tucker the #Pug mix needs hold by 10 AM 7/21 A1410252 28 lbs

Tom Tucker has left the building!

Estelle Mack and Susie Wormser inform us that Scout's Honor Rescue, Inc. has stepped up for Tom Tucker.  Please donate at and note that your gift is FOR TOM TUCKER A1410252. Thanks to all who crossposted for Tom Tucker.
7/20 POST
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From: BARC Aid <>
Date: Wed, Jul 20, 2016 at 1:22 PM
Subject: RE: UPDATE URGENT RE: Medical / Eye / High HW+ A1410252 28 lbs
To: BARC Aid <>

Holding A1410252 overnight.  Needs a confirmed hold by 10am Thursday 07-21-16.

From: BARC Aid
Sent: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 11:50 AM
To: BARC Aid
Subject: UPDATE URGENT RE: Medical / Eye / High HW+ A1410252 28 lbs

A1410252 is scheduled to be PTS today.  He has been panting and may not have control of bowel movements.

From: BARC Aid
Sent: Sunday, July 17, 2016 6:10 PM
To: BARC Aid
Subject: 07-17-16 Medical / Eye / High HW+ A1410252 28 lbs

Owner found him with his eye hanging out, not sure what happened.  BARC vet removed eye and verified neuter.  Available for foster or rescue.



  • 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

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

Direct:     832.395.9054
Cellular:  832.623.3871

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