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Amazing journey gets injured Houston dog on private jet, lost for days and on TV

January 23, 2014 - An injured Houston dog had an incredible thousand-mile journey that saw her travel in a private jet, spend five days lost in the freezing snow of Chicago and get her face on TV.
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We'd like to be in this doghouse: Fabulous homes for your pooch

October 18, 2013 - In this week's KHOU CultureMap Moment, Channel 11 morning anchor Lily Jang and CultureMap's Tyler Rudick take a look at some amazing doghouses that will be on display this weekend at the fifth annual Barkitecture Houston Tour and Charity Auction.
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Houston Dog Rescue Shields Vulnerable Puppies- Dog Fancy

June 2013 - It's been said that there isn't anything stronger than a mother's love. Even in the dog world, this truth holds fast. And yet, even a mother's love can't always save her puppies from a tragic end on the cruel streets or in dangerous circumstances. Enter Pup Squad Animal Rescue.
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In the doghouse: 'Barkitecture' creations to be auctioned for charity

October 23, 2012 - Area artists, architects and designers create stylish doghouses that will be auctioned off to raise money for Pup Squad Animal Rescue.
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Troop #21107 partners with Pup Squad to earn the Bronze Award

July 23, 2012 - Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Troop #21107 recently completed their Bronze Award by partnering with Pup Squad Animal Rescue!
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Pup Squad's 3rd Annual Barkitecture Houston

October 17, 2011 - The third annual Barkitecture silent auction benefit for the Pup Squad was at the Houston Pavilions.
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Houston Dogs Examiner

November 11th, 2010 - Great write-up of us by Bobbi Leder for the Houston Dogs Examiner.
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"Pup Squad" Forms out of BARC Disappointment

May 19, 2010 - Kathy Deffebach is not your average stay-at-home mom. Once the kids head off to pre-school, Deffbaeh spends her day combing through brushy, overgrown areas to rescue furry little creatures.
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