Patricia Mercer

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2011

    Chihuahua Invasion: Brace Yourself For Cuteness, Houston

    I, Chihuahua​The Houston SPCA is about to get hit with an airlift of 30 homeless Chihuahuas from Los Angeles. Officials are unsure if the city can handle the sudden influx of cuteness, but apparently have determined it is worth the risk. Chihuahuas are as common in LA as independent movie pro ... More >>

  • News

    May 18, 2006

    Lost Dog

    He can survive a fire and a hurricane, but not the Houston SPCA

  • News

    July 3, 2003

    Kitty Litter

    Toyya Braskey lives with 100 cats. They are her life. Now the city says they have to go.

  • Best of Houston

    September 26, 2002

    Best Dog Trainer

    Patricia E. Mercer

  • News

    November 5, 1998

    Downtown Dumping, Dog-Style

    Is a businessman's problem a preview of the poop ahead?

  • News

    August 22, 1996

    Beastly Behavior

    Wildlife rehabilitator Vivian Steele got along fine with animals. It's people who gave her trouble.