Susie’s Senior Dogs support to save Paula

Thank you to Susie's Senior Dogs (SSD) for helping us save Paula, a 12 year old Chihuahua. SSD contributed to Paula's medical expenses, and they are helping Paula find her forever home to care for her from now on. Paula's owner passed away, and the family reached out to us to take her, as well [...]

By |2020-05-29T00:09:52+00:00May 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Susie’s Senior Dogs support to save Paula

PEDIGREE Foundation support

We thank PEDIGREE Foundation for their continued SOCA support - most recently with their donation to help us save triple our usual number of dogs during the pandemic. In addition, PEDIGREE Foundation gave us $10,000 to support our new Transport program. Their generous donation will be used to build out the transport van, recruit and [...]

By |2020-05-25T23:26:33+00:00May 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on PEDIGREE Foundation support

2020 – Meet our Board Members

Rita Garretson, President (no change) Before becoming SOCA's President, Rita was active in Ft. Bend Co. animal rescue, fostering animals through local rescue groups, and then becoming an active volunteer for SOCA. During her first year as president, intakes, adoptions and revenues more than doubled, and continue to grow each year. Her commitment to forming [...]

By |2020-05-20T00:37:19+00:00May 17th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2020 – Meet our Board Members

Dickinson Elementary Student Council SOCA Donation

Thank you so much to the Dickinson Elementary Student Council for your $500 donation to SOCA-FBC! Dickinson Elementary School 7110 Greatwood Pkwy Sugar Land, TX  77479 832-223-1400 Dickinson School is one of the outstanding schools in Ft. Bend Co. Please check out their many accomplishments/participation in local events - for example, Dickinson Day of Caring, [...]

By |2020-03-29T00:11:26+00:00March 29th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Dickinson Elementary Student Council SOCA Donation

SOCA-FBC announces 2019 animal data

SOCA is announcing our 2019 year-end animal statistics. Adoptions: Dogs 276, Cats 291 = Total 567 17% increase over last year Euthanized: Dogs 7, Cats 1 = Total 8 (All severely ill or injured, and recommended and done by veterinarian) Passed away: Puppies 11, Kittens 15 = Total 26 Reclaimed by owner: Dogs 8, Cats [...]

By |2020-02-13T01:29:00+00:00February 13th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SOCA-FBC announces 2019 animal data

Foster Families Needed

Our foster program provides loving temporary homes to animals before being adopted. Help us provide a temporary home to more dogs, cats, puppies, and kittens - until we can find them a loving, permanent home. Fostering can include caring for kittens too young to be adopted, or helping an animal who needs time to recover [...]

By |2020-01-28T02:08:51+00:00January 28th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Foster Families Needed

Volunteer Needed: Dog Foster Application Reviewer

Job Overview: In this role, you'll be responsible for assisting the Dog Foster Coordinator to pre-screen dog foster applications following standard guidelines. To be successful in this role, you need to communicate effectively and professionally with a variety of people, and be willing to work closely with the Dog Foster Coordinator. Responsibilities and Duties: Review [...]

By |2020-01-28T01:28:09+00:00January 28th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Volunteer Needed: Dog Foster Application Reviewer

SOCA’s Scanned and Home Program

Thank you, SOCA - FB supporters, for your donations to our  Scanned and Homed Program! Because of your generous support, SOCA was able to donate an AKC hand-held microchip scanner to Precinct 3's Animal Crimes Investigator, Fort Bend County Constable's Office. Each scanner costs approximately $200 - your continued donations for this program will allow [...]

By |2020-01-25T00:24:21+00:00January 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SOCA’s Scanned and Home Program

Press Release – Petco Foundation Invests in Lifesaving Work of SOCA-FBC

Petco Foundation Invests in Lifesaving Work of Saving Our Companion Animals – Fort Bend County Grant of $14,000 will extend efforts to save more animal lives in Fort Bend County, TX Contact: Rita L Garretson, 281-849-7622, info@localhost Rosenberg, TX April 13, 2019 – Saving Our Companion Animals of Fort Bend County, TX (SOCA-FBC) announced it [...]

By |2019-12-03T15:31:15+00:00April 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Press Release – Petco Foundation Invests in Lifesaving Work of SOCA-FBC

SOCA-FBC programs gets a boost from animal rescue foundations

Because of grants that we received in the last 6 months, SOCA-FBC has been able to help more homeless pets in Fort Bend Coumty. Last fall, Houston PetSet gave us money to support a “bottle baby” program for newborn puppies and kittens at area shelters. We’ve been able to put more newborns in foster homes [...]

By |2019-12-03T15:31:15+00:00April 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SOCA-FBC programs gets a boost from animal rescue foundations