Help Shelter Dogs Win Toys from Bionic Pet Products!

A few weeks ago, we told you about Irie’s teeth extractions. We went in to check the status of one molar on her upper jaw, which had a fracture that the vet thought might not be too deep but she couldn’t tell until it was x-rayed. Well, while Irie was being x-rayed, they also found […]

HSWC Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser, Leander, TX, Feb. 11, 2012

Nothing goes down better on a cold winter day than a good bowl of chili, and Texas has some of the best chili cooks anywhere. In fact, chili has been declared to be the “Official State Dish” by the Texas Legislature. If you are hankering to sample some of this mouth-watering comfort food or if […]

Thanks to Greenies!!

This afternoon we had the chance to play Santa to our local shelter, all thanks to our pals at Greenies!! As you know, our dog Tiki and Inca, our little black cat, were both adopted from the Humane Society of Williamson County, a no-kill shelter that serves our area. Last month, we heard from Greenies […]

Howl-o-Ween Super Adoption Event, Leander, Tx, Oct. 29, 2011

Folks who adopt homeless pets are heroes in our book, and here’s a chance to be a SUPERhero, at the Howl-o-Ween Super Adoption Event sponsored by the Williamson County Humane Society. Hundreds of adoptable dogs and cats will be waiting to meet their new forever families on Saturday, October 29, 2011. To celebrate Halloween, would-be […]

Our Local Shelter Rescues Puppy Mill Survivors

We often receive news of puppy mill raids, sadly more than we can cover. This Friday, though, we got news of a puppy mill rescue close to home as our local Humane Society of Williamson County (HSWC) worked to save over 75 dogs and puppies from a central Texas puppy mill that voluntarily relinquished their […]

Furr-Ever Friends Fall Fest, Leander, TX, Sept. 17, 2011

On Saturday, September 17,  the Humane Society of Williamson County will sponsor the Furr-Ever Friends Fall Fest with the goal of finding homes for 100 abandoned dogs and cats. There will be lots of fun and games for the whole family, food and drink vendors, and Ask-a-Vet and Ask-a-Trainer stations to answer all your pet-related […]

Mega No-Fee Adoption Event, Aug. 6, 2011, Leander, TX

If you’ve been waiting for the perfect chance to adopt that new dog or cat, mark your calendar for Saturday, August 6, 2011 as the Humane Society of Williamson County (HSWC)  presents the “Mega No-Fee Adoption Event” at the HSWC shelter in Leander. During the event, lots of cats and dogs will be on hand […]

Mister Car Wash “Paws-a-thon”, July 2011

If your trusty dog transportation device (that would be your automobile!) could use a good clean up or an oil change and lube, check to see if there is a Mr. Car Wash location in your area. Why? The company just launched their second annual “Paws-a-thon” to raise donations for local animal shelter organizations in […]

Humane Society of Williamson County Sponsors Bowl-a-Thon

Prepare to be bowled over! The Humane Society of Williamson County is hosting its third annual Bowl-a-Thon on July 9 to support its Williamson County no-kill campaign. Four-person teams will compete in the event which will also include door prizes and a silent auction. The $25/person registration fee includes shoe rentals and three rounds of […]

Car, Truck and Bike Show & Concert in the Park, Leander, TX, May 28, 2011

Want a great way to get your Memorial Day weekend off to a great start? Well, mark your calendars for the 2011 Classic Car Show and Concert in the Park at the Humane Society of Williamson County on Crystal Falls Parkway in Leander, Texas. Saturday, May 28 is the day to check out some sweet […]