SOCA-FBC announces 2018 animal data

SOCA is announcing our 2018 year-end animal statistics. Adoptions: Dogs 202, Cats 283 = Total 485 Our lifesaving rate (using ASPCA metric) = 87% Euthanized: Dogs 4, Cats 5 = Total 9 (All severely ill or injured, and recommended/done by veterinarian) Passed away: Dogs 11, Cats 16 = Total 27 Reclaimed by owner: Dogs 1, [...]

By | January 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SOCA-FBC announces 2018 animal data

Please help dog recovering from multiple stab wounds

Rose, a 3-year-old Pitbull mix, was stabbed about 15 times and dumped in Peak, TX, off Highway 36 between Rosenberg and Needville. One of the wounds may have affected her trachea. She was also stabbed near her eye. A good Samaritan found Rose and took her to Fort Bend County Animal Shelter (FBCAS).  See Click2Houston [...]

By | January 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Please help dog recovering from multiple stab wounds

New Adopt-a-Pet Rehome Program

Adopt-a-Pet.com, with support from The Petco Foundation, believe that rehoming pets should be easy and stress free, both for you and your pet. Use their simple, reliable, free program to help you place your pet from your loving home directly to another. At the same time, help give back to SOCA for referring you to [...]

By | January 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Adopt-a-Pet Rehome Program

SOCA 2019 Adoption Fee Increase

Our adoption fees help to defray the costs of animal exams, spaying/neutering, medical testing and treatments, vaccinations, microchips, and flea/heartworm preventative medications. We don't currently receive any government or charity funding for these costs. Your tax-deductible contributions are welcomed, needed, and appreciated. Adult dogs (1-8 years) - $250 Puppies (12 months and under) - $250 [...]

By | January 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SOCA 2019 Adoption Fee Increase

SOCA-FBC Achieves Nonprofit Platinum Certification

SOCA-FBC just earned the 2018 Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. GuideStar is an important part of the nonprofit community - providing resources to nonprofits, and information to foundations and funding resources. Our GuideStar Platinum profile includes financial performance, animal saving and adoption performance, annual goals and objectives, [...]

By | October 31st, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SOCA-FBC Achieves Nonprofit Platinum Certification

SOCA-FBC Officer Changes

SOCA-FBC is pleased to announce some changes in leadership responsibilities effective August 1, 2018. These changes add expertise and better align leader strengths. Our current board: Rita Garretson, President (no change) Diane Cortez, VP (change) Denise Ruppe, Secretary (no change) Kelly Adams, Treasurer (new)

By | August 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SOCA-FBC Officer Changes

SOCA-FBC announces year end animal records for 2017

Saving Our Companion Animals – Fort Bend County (SOCA-FBC), a 501c3, corporation dedicated to saving and improving the lives of companion animals and promoting responsible pet ownership in Fort Bend County, TX announces year end animal records for 2017. • Adoptions: Dogs 186, Cats 296 = Total 482 • Euthanized: Dogs 3, Cats 4 = Total [...]

By | March 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SOCA-FBC announces year end animal records for 2017

Saving Our Companion Animals – Fort Bend County Receives $1,000 Grant

Saving Our Companion Animals - Fort Bend County, Rosenberg has received a $1,000 Disaster grant from The Petfinder Foundation. The Petfinder Foundation Disaster Grant program is used to assist Petfinder members during hurricanes, tornadoes, fires, floods, earthquakes and other events that can devastate animal shelters and rescue groups. These Disaster grants provide help when a [...]

By | October 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Saving Our Companion Animals – Fort Bend County Receives $1,000 Grant

Pet Foster Parents Needed

Pet foster parents are urgently needed at this time. Please click here for more details on how you can become a pet foster parent. Donating Supplies Many people are asking what supplies we need. Here are some ways you can help: Paypal Most needed will be financial contributions (Paypal friends and family socafbc@yahoo.com or [...]

By | September 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pet Foster Parents Needed

Fort Bend County Animal Services Partner with Saving Our Companion Animals Fort Bend County for Streamlined Foster Program

Rosenberg, TX - October 1, 2016 - Fort Bend County Animal Services (FBCAS) is partnering with our 501c3, Saving Our Companion Animals - Fort Bend County (SOCA-FBC) on a pilot program to streamline the foster process for our shelter dogs. FBCAS will continue our 5 day foster-to-adopt program so that potential adopters can bring home [...]

By | November 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fort Bend County Animal Services Partner with Saving Our Companion Animals Fort Bend County for Streamlined Foster Program