PugHearts of Houston Blog

Houston World Series of Dog Shows - July 15th-19th at NRG Center

Monday, 8 June 2015 11:29 by emilyw

It's that time again!!!!  The Dog Show is here!!!!  We need lots of fosters and volunteers to man the booth and greet potential adopters.  PugHearts will be at the Dog Show Wednesday 7/15/15 through Sunday 7/19/15.  Please email if you are available any of these days to voluteer and/or bring your foster pug out.  This is a HUGE event every year and a great place for harder to place fosters to find fur-ever homes!!!


PLEASE GO TO  for Dog Show information. 


You must pay to park and to get into this event.  Tickets are usually sold on Groupon for a discounted price.  Bring cash and prepare to shop the amazing vendors that will be in attendance.  


This is a fantastic event for the whole family...SEE YOU ALL THERE!!!!



Located off Interstate Loop 610 between Kirby and Fannin, NRG Park is Houston’s top exhibition venue, composed of several state-of-the-art facilities — NRG Stadium, NRG Astrodome, NRG Arena and NRG Center.

NRG Center, site of the Houston World Series of Dog Shows, is a 700,000 square-foot exhibition and meeting hall and the campus’ northernmost building. NRG Center is located at 8400 Kirby Dr., Houston, Texas 77054. Parking is only available in the North Fannin Lot (Orange), which you can reach from Fannin via the Holly Hall entrance or from Main at the McNee entrance. The parking fee is $12 per day (CASH ONLY). You may also reach NRG Center by MetroRail at the Holly Hall stop.


Drive to the Fannin Park & Ride lot at 1604 West Bellfort (located on Fannin just outside the 610 Loop South) and pay only $3 to park. Round trip fare is $2.50. Get off at the NRG Center stop (Fannin at Holly Hall).


$12 per day – CASH ONLY

Public Parking – Fannin at Holly Hall Entrance.

Exhibitor Parking - North Kirby Red Lot Access via the West Entrance on Kirby at McNee.

Rover Oaks Adoption Event - 6/27/15 - EVENING EVENT

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 11:39 by emilyw

PugHearts and the pugs will be back at Rover Oaks off 610 on Saturday 6/27/15 from 5pm to 8pm (set up at 4:30) for an indoor adoption event.  Please bring the whole family out to meet the pugs!


Rover Oaks is a wonderful boarding facility that is centrally located at: 


2550 West Bellfort

Houston, TX 77054


We can't wait to see you all there!!!

Gimmie a Bark - Beat the Summer Heat Adoption Event - Sunday 6/7/15

Monday, 11 May 2015 12:13 by emilyw

PugHearts will be at the wonderful boutique pet store in Friendswood, Gimmie a Bark, on Sunday June 7, 2015 from 1pm-4pm. This will be an indoor event and all fosters and personal pets are welcome. 


Come prepared to shop this wonderful store!  


Gimmie a Bark is located at: 


101 E Edgewood Dr

 Friendswood, TX 77546

(281) 482-1911

Carter's Pet Depot Katy Adoption Event - Saturday 5/23/2015

Thursday, 23 April 2015 10:20 by emilyw

PugHearts will be at Carter's Pet Depot in Katy on Saturday 5/23/15 for an indoor adoption event from 11am to 4pm.  We can only have a limited number of foster dogs at this event, so Cindy Rothermel​ will contact you if your foster is needed.  Adoptors may bring out their personal dogs to meet possible adoptees and all humans are invited to come out and shop this wonderful pet store!


Carter's Pet Depot katy is locate in the Echo Lane Shopping Center


9333 Katy Fwy

Houston, TX

(832) 358-1600

EVENT MOVED - Nourish Pet Care adoption Event - Saturday 4/11/15

Thursday, 9 April 2015 13:05 by emilyw

The 4/11/15 event at Nourish Pet Care has been moved to the "Club House" in Pearland due to the bad weather predicted. The Club House will be all PugHearts and is entirely indoors. Please bring your dogs and families out to meet us!

The Club house is located in Pearland Texas at 2900 Manvel Road.

CANCELED - Bones2Go Adoption Event - Saturday May 23, 2015

Tuesday, 7 April 2015 19:22 by emilyw



Doggy in Wonderland Adoption Event- Saturday May 9, 2015

Tuesday, 7 April 2015 19:14 by emilyw

Please come out and join PugHearts and the pugs for a January adoption event at Doggy in Wonderland on Saturday 5/9/15 from 11am to 4pm. Dogs a people are all welcome! Keep your fingers crossed for good weather so we can enjoy the wonderful patio at the great dog shop!


Doggy In Wonderland is a wonderful boutique dog shop located at 

100 Houston st, Tomball, TX 77375.

Floppy Pets Friendswood Adoption Event - Sunday 4/26/2015

Monday, 16 March 2015 11:38 by emilyw

PugHearts will be at Floppy Pets in Friendswood for an adoption event on Sunday 4/26/15 from 11am to 4pm.  This is such a wonderful store and a wonderful space, please come out and enjoy the pug pen and shop this wonderful store.  


Floppy Pets is located at: 


3354 Farm to Market Rd 528

Friendswood, TX

MCAS Tails and Trails Event - Saturday 4/25/15

Monday, 16 March 2015 11:26 by emilyw

PugHearts will be participating in the 2nd annual Tails and Trails Event benefiting the Montgomery County Animal Shelter on Saturday 4/25/15 from 11am to 5pm.  We will have a booth space for the pugs and people to hang out and, as always, try to find homes for our pug fosters.  


This will be an outdoor event.   Please go to for more information. 


This event will be held at the Rob Fleming Park:


6055 Creekside Forest Dr. 

The Woodlands, TX 77389

CANCELLED - Winston's on Washington Brunch and Adoption Event - Sunday 4/19/15

Monday, 16 March 2015 11:16 by emilyw