Pasadena homeowner denies city claims that ‘rats were his pets’ after neighbors complain about infestation
Neighbors in the Parkview South Neighborhood tell KPRC 2 that the rats inside Vichien Kittiwanich’s home have been an issue for years. Dozens of rats were captured on video, climbing on a fence and trees and even in a neighbor’s tree.
2nd grader at Fort Bend ISD raises $1,000 in 2 weeks for local animal rescues
Fun for Porter meant finding a way to raise money for local animal rescues. Her inspiration was Jenni’s Rescue Ranch, a charitable organization based in Alvin. The nonprofit is dedicated to rescuing, rehabilitating and finding forever homes for the many animals left on the streets, often times in horrible condition.
The Houston Arboretum will host their annual Pup Crawl and Pup Expo this weekend! How PAWsome!
The Houston Arboretum and Nature Center invites YOU and your furry friends to the best “pup” crawl in town! Located on the Arboretum grounds, you’ll interact with local pet vendors at the Pet Expo and walk away with an exclusive Pup Crawl glass!
Howl-o-ween Dog Parade
Attention all families and dog owners, this one’s for you! Levy Park is hosting their 5th annual ‘Howl-o-ween’ Dog Parade and Costume Contest presented by H-E-B this Sunday! A few furry friends stopped by our studio today to show off their PAWsome costumes and get you ready for what’s in-store.
Neighbors stunned after more than 130 cats living in deplorable conditions seized from Sugar Land home
The city of Sugar Land’s animal shelter was already overcrowded and dealing with staffing shortages due to half its workers being fired for unauthorized euthanizations. Now, an influx of 138 cats removed from a hoarding house has added another layer of complication.
Houston helps Clear the Shelters to support homeless animals
It’s the final weekend of Clear the Shelters, a nationwide effort that promotes animal adoption and raises funds to support animal welfare. Animal shelters and rescues across the country team up with NBC and Telemundo stations to find forever homes for pets in need.
PHOTOS: 28 baby egrets, blue herons released to the wild after they were found injured at protected breeding ground
Over 20 baby egrets and blue herons were released back into the wild after an investigation was launched where dozens of birds were found injured or dead at a northwest Harris County subdivision.
‘Exotic animals in cages’ a promised feature of nightclub to open in Houston’s Midtown
A 6,000-square foot nightclub called Babylon is opening in Midtown Friday and promising an attraction of “exotic animals in cages,” according to a news release from nightlife group Jet Hospitality that says it’s opening the club.
KPRC 2 Pet Project: Meet Serena, a Belgian Malinois mix searching for her gorever home
This week’s KPRC Pet Project pup is Serena. Serena has had a rough start in 2021 after being dumped in our parking lot. She has lived with the Houston Humane Society for 243 days now and cannot wait for a loving family to choose her.