Dogs communicate with one another and with us using their own elegant, non-verbal language. ASPCA published tips that focus on important aspects of a dog’s body: eyes, ears, mouth, tail, sweat, and overall body posture/movement. Fosters can use this information to interpret what an animal is feeling. 7 Tips on Canine Body Language
So you've opened your home to a new foster or adopted pet - now what? Join the Petco Foundation for virtual Yappy Hour! Free interactive live streams with animal welfare experts ready to provide you with the tools you need to navigate life with a new pet! Visit www.petcofoundation.org/foster for more info and to register [...]
Helpful articles about how to deal with behavioral problems with dogs. Houston Area Dog Training Resources
Helpful articles from ASPCA about how to deal with the common problem of separation anxiety in dogs. Preventing Separation Anxiety in Dogs ASPCA Treating Separation Anxiety in Dogs ASPCA
KPMG Houston selected SOCA-FBC to receive a donation through their Community Impact program. We were nominated by a SOCA volunteer and adopter. KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax & Advisory services. As trusted advisors and problem solvers, we strive to make a tangible difference – for our clients, society, and [...]
The Tri-City Women's Club selected SOCA-FBC for a generous donation to help us with additional expenses during the COVID-19 pandemic. We were nominated by a SOCA volunteer. “On behalf of our 2019-2020 Board, we would like to thank you for the incredible work you do providing food, shelter and medication for these animals who have [...]
Tito’s Handmade Vodka selected SOCA-FBC for a generous donation to help us with additional expenses during the COVID-19 crisis. We were nominated by a SOCA volunteer and foster family. Tito’s Handmade Vodka is America’s Original Craft Vodka, produced in Austin at Texas’ oldest legal distillery.
Thank you so much to Corvette Owners Club of Houston for selecting SOCA-FBC as one of two beneficiaries of your November 2019 Serious Wheels Fall Car Show! Your generous $5,000 donation will enable us to help a number of homeless pets in Fort Bend County. Also thank you to everyone who purchased raffle tickets and [...]
Thank you, Total Wine & More, for your generous donation to our online Facebook auction - two Private Wine Classes for up to 20 people, a $500 total value!
To help puppies grow up happy and healthy, it’s important to be aware of what they need at each phase in their development. Here is a quick summary of the stages of puppy development, starting at birth up to two years old. Puppy Development Stages