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FROM THE POUND TO PARADISE - NATURAL PAWZ RIVER OAKS 1ST EVER RESCUE EVENT - SUNDAY 7/29/12

Friday, 13 July 2012 08:23 by emilyw

Natural Pawz River Oaks and the historic River Oaks shopping center are teaming up with PugHearts for the FIRST EVER rescue event at this location!  We want to make this event a HUGE success so please try to stop by and play with the pugs!

 

The event will run from 10am to 5pm on Sunday 7/29/12 at Natural Pawz River Oaks.  PugHearts volunteers will be outside in the breezeway between Marble Slab (yum) and Natural Pawz to answer any questions about pugs and adoptions. 

 

PLEASE NOTE:  Indoor space for foster pugs is limited so attending fosters will be by invite only.

 

Natural Pawz River Oaks is located at:

2039 West Gray

Houston, TX 77019

 

We hope to see you all there!

RELAINT PARK WOLD SERIES OF DOG SHOWS - 7/19/12-7/22/12 - 4 DAY EVENT

Tuesday, 19 June 2012 08:34 by emilyw

Ok pug people this is a BIG event!!!!  The Reliant Dog Show is coming up Thursday 7/19/12 to Sunday 7/22/12, 8am to 7pm each day!  If you haven’t been to this before you are missing out!!!  There is a TON to see/do/buy and of course our pug babies will be there to spread the word about why rescue is best!!! 

 

The event take up ALL of Reliant Center, if you need directions please go to http://www.reliantpark.com/directions-parking

 

 

We need volunteer and foster dogs to be at this event throughout the 4 days (Cindy should be emailing out a sign up list soon).

 

If you don't have a foster we would LOVE to have you come visit us at our booth and check out the whole show!  There is a $10 charge for adults and $1 for children 12 and under (+ parking if you are not dropped off), please check out the website for full details

 

http://reliantdogshows.com/

NATURAL PAWZ WEST U - 7/7/12

Tuesday, 19 June 2012 08:17 by emilyw

The pugs will be back at Natural Pawz West U from 11am to 4pm on Saturday 7/7/12!!!  Please some out and support the pugs and check out this great store!!!

 

Natural Pawz West University

Address: 4032 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77025

 

Directions: Whole Foods Center - Bellaire & Weslayan

 

Phone Number: (713) 665-7299

 

Store Hours: Mon - Fri 10am - 8pm | Sat 10am - 7pm | Sun 11am - 6pm

PugHearts GARAGE SALE 6/30/12

Tuesday, 19 June 2012 08:12 by emilyw

PugHearts is raising some funds to support the overwhelming number of pugs we have coming in right now with a good old fashion garage sale on Saturday 6/30/12 at the Woodedge subdivision club house off Jones Road (10403 Greencreek Houston 77070)

The garage sale will run 7am to 1pm and is INSIDE!!!!!   We need human volunteers to come and help and also people to come and shop or donate items.  (Please note:  this is a people only event to raise money we cannot have any of our dogs there). 

Any items that are not sold the day of the garage sale will be donated to another charity.

Kara Humphrey is graciously arranging everything for this fundraiser (thank you Kara!) so please contact her via Facebook with any questions.

WE CAN’T WAIT TO SEE EVERYONE THERE!!!

Here are the directions:

Coming from 290 exit Jones, go right on Jones, cross over 1960, turn right on Greencreek ( u can only turn right) ( you will see the Crooked Ferrett bar on left). U will go thru 2 stop signs, clubhouse is on right after 2nd stop sign.  If u get to Cypress North Houston road at Jones u have gone too far.

ROCK AND MAGGIE'S - RICE VILLAGE - SUNDAY 6/17/12

Monday, 21 May 2012 09:00 by emilyw

A lot of you have been asking when the pugs will be at the newly opened Rocky and Maggie's pet boutique in the Rice Village...well the time is here!!!  PugHearts will be at Rocky and Maggie's on Sunday 6/17/12 from 12:30-4:30pm!!!!  We hope all of you can make it out to see this store and to support the pugs!!!

 

Foster space is limited, so please only bring your foster if Cindy asks you to do so. 

 

Rocky and Maggie's is located at:

 

2535 Times Blvd

Houston, TX 77005

 

to find out more about Rocky and Maggie's go to http://www.rockyandmaggies.com/

NATURAL PAWZ - TANGLEWOOD - 6/16/12

Monday, 21 May 2012 08:47 by emilyw

The Pugs will be at Natural Pawz Tanglewood on Saturday 6/16/12 from 11am-4pm.  This is a great opportunity to meet our dogs or to just hang out! 

 

Natural Pawz Tanglewood is located at

 

5161 San Felipe

Houston, TX 77056

Murder By the Book - Book Signing and Donation Event - 6/9/12

Monday, 21 May 2012 08:37 by emilyw

PugHearts will be out at Murder By the Book to support the debut author, Stephanie Jaye Evans who is a pug owner, lover, and has even written 2 pugs into her new book, Faithful Unto Death!  Stephanie will be out to sign and discuss the book on 6/9/12 from 4:30-6pm.  PugHearts will also be collecting donations of:

harnesses
6ft straight leads
Frontline for 0-22 pound dogs
metal folding crates
Poop bags
baby wipes
towels
dog beds
paper towels
clorox wipes
hand sanitizer
CASH!!!


PLEASE NOTE:  this is a people only event.

We would love to see you all !!!!

Murder by the Book is located at:

2342 Bissonnet Houston, TX 77005

GIMMIE A BARK YAPPY HOUR - FRIENDSWOOD - FRIDAY 6/8/12

Monday, 21 May 2012 08:21 by emilyw

PugHearts will be doing an event at Gimmie a Bark in Friendswood on Friday 6/8/12 from 6-8pm.  Gimmie a Bark is new doggie daycare/self-serve dog wash/doggie boutique in the Friendswood area.  This is a yappy hour so wine and cheese will be served and you are welcome to bring your own dogs and fosters to play at the indoor doggie daycare area!

For more information about Gimmie a Bark, please go to   http://gimmieabark.com/Home.html

Gimmie a Bark is located at:

101 East Edgewood Dr
Friendswood, Texas 77546

Please note - parking is limited at Gimmie a Bark, however there is additional parking in the Kroger parking lot across the street.


We hope to see you all out there for this Friday Yappy Hour!!!!

NATURAL PAWZ - WEST U - 6/2/12

Wednesday, 16 May 2012 11:27 by emilyw

The Pugs will be back at Natural Pawz in West U on 6/2/12 from 11-4. Come out and support the PUGS!!!!

 

Natural Pawz West University

Address: 4032 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77025

 

Directions: Whole Foods Center - Bellaire & Weslayan

 

Phone Number: (713) 665-7299

 

Store Hours: Mon - Fri 10am - 8pm | Sat 10am - 7pm | Sun 11am - 6pm

PUGHEARTS YAPPY HOUR AT THE RAILYARD

Wednesday, 2 May 2012 08:08 by emilyw

The pugs will be at the Railyard located at 4200 San Felipe, Houston TX 77027 on Sunday 5/20/12 from 5pm-8pm for comradery and FUN-draising.  The Railyard is a great Houston bar that will be allowing the pugs to take over the porch!!!  The bar will also be open inside for those humans lucky enough to attend this event with their pug owners! 

 

There will be a $10 admission donation and 100% benefits PugHearts - you will also get a free drink from the Railyard as part of this donation!

 

Vida Tex-Mex Restaurant will be at the event with some tasty treats you can purchase if you get peckish.

 

You can bring your own dogs to this event, however due to City of Houston codes they cannot go into the bar, but we are hoping for a nice Sunday night!!!!!

 

Hope to see you all there!!!!  Should be a blast!!!!