Thumb through these super special updates about our adopted rescues!

Jack Sparrow is a Lucky Pirate!

After facing some trouble on the open sea, Jack has found the treasure he has always been looking for! Click the link to learn more.

Jack Sparrow

Tumbleweed tumbles into her forever home!

From matted mutt to luxurious love bug, click the link to read Tumbleweed's, now Molly's, full story!

Molly (Tumbleweed)

PB Pattie Purrs on to a New Life!

From full-time mama to full-time cuddler, PB Pattie is enjoying her new life after SNIPSA. Click the link to learn more about her story!

PB Pattie

Casey's Chance at Love!

Casey, a 16-year-old success story, continues to bring joy to her parents' life. Click the link to learn about Casey's story after adoption.

Casey (Chantel)

Big Brother Bexar!

Bexar has grown up to be the perfect big brother! Clink the link to learn more about his forever family.

Bexar (Joel)

Gonzo's Grand Road Trip!

Gonzo has charmed his way into the hearts of many around the country! Click the link to learn more about his travels.


Rusty Rocks on to a New Family!

Previously known as Staccato, this Chihuahua mix sure has a "voice" on him! Click the link to read more about Rusty's story.


Lilou's Second Chance!

Starving, pregnant and abandoned, Lilou was looking for love. Learn more about her story and a new chance at life!


Honey Is as Sweet as She Sounds!

A special adopter stopped to smell the flowers and found a new best friend for life! Click the link to read more about Honey's story.


Budro Moves to the Mountains

You're never too old to start a new adventure! Waltz, now Budro, has an incredible rescue story to tell.


Hondo Hikes to a New Life!

For today's Rescue Tail, we bring you a feel-good edition about Hondo; A pup that was in our program for 45 days! Now, he's the found the family of his dreams and spends his time hiking, cuddling and being a good boy. Take a look at Hondo's journey.


Rema Proves What a Little TLC Can Do!

We are visiting with Remodel, now known as Rema, in this extra special Rescue Tail. This spunky gal was rescued just a day before her scheduled euthanasia. Read more to see her spectacular transformation!


Rescue Tails Archive

PB Pattie

This Girl Scout cookie was going door to door, but now she’s settled in with her forever family. PB Pattie came into the SNIPSA program with her three kittens. She…

Casey (Chantel)

If you take a chance on a rescue, they may just change your life for the better. Casey, known as Chantel at SNIPSA, met her forever family 15 years ago….

Bexar (Joel)

Love at first sight or always meant to be? This SNIPSA rescue’s story was nothing but fate! Bexar, once known as Joel at SNIPSA, was only a puppy when he…


Talk about a Muppet of a dog! Gonzo came to SNIPSA from Animal Care Services in San Antonio. Despite his rough past, he quickly proved himself to be unlike other…

Rusty (Staccato)

Who wouldn’t want a dog that can hold conversation? Staccato, now known as Rusty, rode into SNIPSA from Austin singing a sweet serenade the whole way. His beautiful “voice” easily…

Lilou (Ballet)

Everyone deserves a second chance, and Lilou’s new family gave her that and more! Originally known as Ballet, this sweet girl was found starving, pregnant and completely abandoned. Dumped in…

Honey (Honeysuckle)

If you stop to smell the flowers, you may find companionship for life! Honeysuckle, now known as Honey, was set to be euthanized when SNIPSA gave her a second chance…

Budro (Waltz)

Would you let a senior citizen waltz into your life? Well, Budro’s new family certainly did. Originally known as “Waltz” in the SNIPSA program, Budro was given his second chance…


Forty-five (45) days in “jail” and Hondo has finally found his forever people!!! There were inquiries, applications and even trials that didn’t pan out, but this special family saw his…

Rema (Remodel)

If you’re looking for a real tear jerker, then Remodel’s story will surely deliver. Receiving a call from Animal Care Services that a dog with our very own SNIPSA microchip…

Annie (Judy)

Today, we come to you with this awesome Rescue Tail about one of our recent rescues, Annie! This hefty pup originally came to us from Animal Care Services in San Antonio….

Pumpkin Spice (Neptune)

For this rescue tail, we are looking at our sweet cutie, Pumpkin Spice! Pumpkin Spice came to us just in time for Thanksgiving and now he’s living his best life…

The “Salad” Litter

Crouton (Otis) From Nick, crouton’s dad: “He is doing GREAT. From the looks of it, he is much smaller than the other pups. He loves water and play (but not…