TEXAS Spring, dog lost adopted by another family

December 30, 2014

This is truly another shining example of the SPCA in Houston.

This is truly another shining example of the SPCA in Houston.


KHOU Lauren Talarico, KHOU 11 News 9:06 a.m. CST

December 30, 2014

SPRING, Texas – A Spring woman is anxiously waiting to hear whether she’ll get her family dog back after he was adopted to another family through the SPCA.

Lisa Landes bought the 3-year-old purebred husky named Koda, when he was a puppy; however, back on December 17th Koda slipped his collar and got loose from their fenced in backyard.

“He’s my son, my baby, my best friend,” Landes explained.

Missing dog posters with Koda’s face on them are still peppered around Landes’ neighborhood.

“We posted posters around the neighborhood, it’s posted on Facebook, I contacted multiple shelters and multiple rescue units.”

On Sunday the posters paid off and the man who found Koda called Landes explaining her dog was at the Houston SPCA. The problem is that the husky had already been adopted.

“I think that this is a sad situation,” said Tara Yurkshat with the SPCA. “We are mandated to hold it for 72 hours and at that point, then we are evaluating the dog for a potential adoption candidate.”….