Friday, February 16, 2018

#Houston TX: GOOD NEWS! RE: #Chow mix found chained to fence A1537294 High heartworm positive

He was rescued 2/15/18 by Denise of Houston Cow Chow Connection and named Frisco. Heartworm treatment is particularly expensive. Animal rescue in general is expensive. Please support the all-volunteer (i.e, no administrative expenses) 501(c)3 group by donating through their website at
Thanks to all who crossposted.
2/12/18 POST
Petharbor displays the record for this dog at:
This dog is labeled as one year old and impounded on February 8th. To inquire about fostering, rescuing or adopting, please follow the instructions in BARC.Aid's email message below.

----- Forwarded message -------
From: BARC Aid <>
Date: Mon, Feb 12, 2018 at 3:57 PM

Subject: 02-12-18 A1537294 High heartworm positive dog found chained to fence.
To: BARC Aid <>


This poor guy was found chained to a fence in a business parking lot. One of our ACT's says he is really sweet and potty trained.  He is high heartworm positive.



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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: ________________________

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