16 Mar
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Precautionary Measures During COVID-19

SNAP supporters and clients, The Spay-Neuter Assistance Program is committed to the wellbeing of our patients, our pet parents, our supporters, and our team members. SNAP is remaining operational at this time so that we can continue to serve the community and support the human-animal bond. In order to provide a safe environment for our clients, […]

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03 Feb
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Start each day with LOVE

Start each day with LOVE! Every morning at 7:15, the SNAP clinics open the doors, and the our team members begin the morning intake process for the patients arriving for surgery. During the span of around two hours, SNAP team members work with pet parents to admit between 30 and 60 animals. The process includes checking the medical […]

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09 Jan
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Playing with animals all day

WELCOME, 2020! Throughout my career in veterinary medicine I have often been told that I am so lucky that I get to ‘play with animals all day.’ To me this analogy is like saying the police have the best job because they get to ‘drive around in a car all day.’ Obviously, the job is […]

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30 Dec
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This is Hailey

THIS IS HAILEY The holiday season is coming to an end, and Hailey wants to wish you the jolliest time during this festive season. Hailey—a precious brown and white puppy patient—recently had her first ever wellness visit to get her vaccines and preventative care at our SNAP clinic. During her visit to SNAP, she got […]

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03 Dec
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This is Ralph

Today is #GivingTuesday—a day of online giving supporting the essential contributions nonprofits make in our communities. Your #GivingTuesday gift will help SNAP continue to make spay/neuter and veterinary wellness care accessible and affordable for animals like Ralph, reducing animal overpopulation and suffering. THIS IS RALPH Ralph was found wandering around an apartment complex. He is […]

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03 Dec
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Meet Chewy

Thanks to our supporters, approximately 30,000 unwanted births are prevented each year at the Spay-Neuter Assistance Program (SNAP). Leading the field in competent, compassionate, veterinary care since 1994, SNAP continues to improve the lives of the people and pets of our community through accessible and affordable spay/neuter and veterinary care. On December 3rd for Giving […]

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26 Nov
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Help More Marleys

It’s dizzying how fast our 25th anniversary year has flown by; here we are almost at year-end staying busy caring for our dog and cat patients. So far this year, we’ve provided 17,485 spay and neuter surgeries and veterinary wellness care to an additional 5,468 animal companions. This is all thanks to our partners in […]

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24 Jun
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Circle of Champions Sustaining Partner Program

We are almost half way through our twenty-fifth anniversary year, and—as part of our celebration—we’re excited to introduce a revamped recurring giving program. Since most of our clients are income-challenged, SNAP relies on the support of animal advocates like you to keep our prices low and to provide subsidized services for qualifying clients. Please join […]

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29 Apr
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SNAP Receives $225,000 Spay/Neuter Grant

Spay-Neuter Assistance Program, Inc. (SNAP) today announced it received a $225,000 grant from PetSmart Charities, the leading funder of animal welfare in North America, to help fuel its spay and neuter efforts in the Greater Houston Area and San Antonio, Texas.  This grant will enable SNAP to offer spay/neuter services for approximately 2,500 dog and […]

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22 Apr
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Flea Free and Fee Free

When I was in middle school my father got us a Collie puppy from one of the neighbors. Prince and I spent many happy days romping the fields in rural New York. Prince loved thunderstorms, and he spent every storm running around the yard barking at the thunder. I remember sitting on the front porch […]

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