PugHearts of Houston Blog

Cico de Mayo Adoption Event and Pug Races - 5/5/18

Thursday, 5 April 2018 10:28 by emilyw
We have a good one for you this time! Gimmie a Bark in Friendswood will be hosting a Cinco de Mayo themed adoption event complete with pug races to benefit PugHearts! Bring some cash and your fastest pug! Gimmie a Bark will generously be providing snacks and refreshments. This event will take place on 5/5/18 from 10am to 2pm.

IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT PARKING-There will be a farmers market going on at the park across from Gimmie a Bark and the usual parking lot will fill up early. There is overflow parking on the opposite side of the park from the store and down Shadwell (the street with the usual parking spots).

Gimmie a Bark is located at
103 Shadwell Ln, Friendswood, TX 77546

Sienna Plantation Animal Hospital 2018 Pet Fest - 4/21/18

Monday, 5 March 2018 10:03 by emilyw

Sienna Plantation Animal Hospital and PugHearts are super excited about the 2018 Pet Fest on Saturday 4/21/2018 from noon till 3pm. This is a wonderful and fun event put on by the great doctor and staff at Sienna Plantation Animal Hospital. There will be food trucks, Hospital tours, raffles, moon bounce, face painting, and of course PUGS!!! This is an outdoor event. This is a great event to bring the two legged kids to.

Sienna Plantation Animal Hospital is located at

9212 Sienna Ranch Rd

Missouri City, TX 77459

Pugs and Bugs Adoption event at On the Rox Sports Bar - 4/7/18

Monday, 5 March 2018 09:52 by emilyw
On The Rox Sports Bar and Grill on Jones road has generously invited PugHearts and the pugs back for another crawfish boil and adoption event on Saturday 4/7/2018 from 11am to 3pm (set up at 10:30am). Come out and enjoy some great food and awesome pugs! This is a sports bar and grill and children are allowed. The pug pen will be outside.

On the Rox is located at :
10535 Jones Road Suite 300
Houston, TX 77065

8th Wonder Brewery Adoption and Social Event - 3/24/18

Wednesday, 7 February 2018 12:38 by emilyw

The pugs are ready to take over the 8th Wonder Brewery in downtown! Please join us in the 8th Wonder courtyard on Saturday 3/24/18 from 5pm to 8pm. This is a great outdoor venue with locally made beer and several food trucks! Come on out to meet pugs or just hang out with good people. Please note that parking for 8th Wonder is primarily across the street in a well marked lot. There is a small charge to park in this lot, but you also receive a token for a free beer inside with your parking.

8th Wonder is located at:

2202 Dallas St

Houston, TX

Adoption Event at Mia's Corner - Saturday 3/3/2018

Wednesday, 7 February 2018 12:33 by emilyw
PugHearts and the pugs will be enjoying the March weather for an outdoor event at Mia's Corner on Saturday March 3 from 11am to 3pm. Please come out and meet our adoptable pugs!

Mia's Corner is located at:
100 Houston st
Tomball, TX

carter's Pet Depot Katy - Saturday 2/24/2018

Wednesday, 3 January 2018 11:44 by emilyw
PugHearts will be at Carter's Pet Depot-Katy (off Echo Lane) on Saturday 2/24/2018 from 11am to 3pm for an adoption event. This event will be outside if weather permits. Please come out at join us.

Carter's Pet Depot - Katy is located at:
9333 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX 77024

Rover Oaks Central Adoption Event - Saturday 2/10/18

Wednesday, 3 January 2018 11:40 by emilyw

PugHearts and our pugs will be staying warm for the adoption event on 2/10/2018 at Rover Oaks (Central Location) from 5pm to 8pm (arrive at 4:30pm if you are helping with set up). This is an indoor event with a large space for lots of foster dogs! Please come out!!! If you are bringing a personal dog, please be sure to have proof of a current influenza (both strains) shot done at least 72 hours before arrival.

Rover Oaks Central is located at:

2550 W Bellfort Ave


Houston, TX 77054

1st Adoption Event of 2018 - Saturday 1/27/18

Monday, 4 December 2017 14:57 by emilyw
PugHearts will be starting 2018 right and having a great adoption event at Gimmie a Bark in Friendswood on Saturday 1/27/18 from 11am to 3pm. Please plan to come out and meet some great pugs looking for homes!

Gimmie a Bark is located at:
103 Shadwell Ln
Friendswood, TX 77546

PugHearts Christmas Adoption Party and Santa Photos - 12/3/17

Wednesday, 8 November 2017 10:12 by emilyw
The PugHearts Christmas Party and Santa Photos is all set at Gimmie a Bark in Friendswood on Sunday 12/3/17 from 12pm to 4pm. This is a must attend event as there will be a festive atmosphere and Santa Photos for the pups going on! A big thank you to Wendy Franty who will once again be volunteering her time to make the Santa photos a success!!! The cost of Santa photos will be $10 for a single dog or $15 for multiple dogs (please pay with cash or check). Photos will be posted within a week so everyone can show them off on their Christmas cards!

This is also an adoption event, so come out and meet our fosters that would just love to have a forever home for the holidays! If you have not been to the new Gimmie a Bark, you will not be disappointed!

Gimmie a Bark is located at:
103 Shadwell Ln
Friendswood, TX 77546

Rover Oaks Katy Adoption Event and Donation Drive - 12/16/17

Wednesday, 8 November 2017 09:51 by emilyw

The very last adoption event of 2017 will be at the wonderful Rover Oaks in Katy on Saturday 12/16/17 from 11am-4pm. This is a great indoor space that will keep us out of the cold temperatures that December will hopefully bring. Rover Oaks Katy will also be sponsoring a donation drive for PugHeats, so please feel free to bring an item from the PugHearts wish list below:

Paper towels

Dog toys

Crate pads

Harnesses (size M-L)


Taste of the Wild food

Dog treats

Joint supplements

Dog beds

Poise pads (for use with belly bands)

And of course cash donations

Rover Oaks Katy is located at:

24250 Kingsland Blvd


Katy, TX