Date: May 2023   Category: TVMF LEAP

LEAP Program Spotlight: Ms. Ham and Ranger

In 2012, the Lending Economic Assistance to Pets (LEAP) program began as a partnership between the Texas Veterinary Medical Foundation...

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Date: February 2023   Category: TVMF LEAP

2022 LEAP Program Summary

On behalf of the clients served by the LEAP partnership program and the Texas Veterinary Medical Foundation (TVMF) Board of...

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Date: January 2023   Category: TVMF LEAP

Big Country, Big Impact

Dr. Russell N. Ueckert of Big Country Veterinary Clinic was about 13 years old when he was charmed by veterinary...

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Date: May 2022   Category: TVMF LEAP

A New Start

After an apartment fire tragically took his home this winter, Mr. Lee’s primary concern was the safety and comfort of...

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Date: February 2021   Category: TVMF LEAP

2020 LEAP Program Summary

Thanks to the continued partnership of our nonprofit, veterinary and industry partners throughout the 2020 calendar year, low-income, elderly homebound community...

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Date: November 2020   Category: TVMF LEAP

Thank You Tiff’s Treats!

Our LEAP partner veterinarians are the heart of the LEAP program, so we wanted to give them something sweet to...

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Date: June 2020   Category: TVMF LEAP

Veterinarians Come Together to Help LEAP Pet

When Anita Cabrera’s son passed away in 2012, she took comfort in knowing that his dog, Kara, was still by...

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Date: June 2020   Category: TVMF LEAP

Keeping Families Together: Eloise & Rocco

Eighty-five year old Eloise P. and her five year old terrier mix, Rocco, have been quarantined at their north Austin...

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Date: May 2020   Category: Latest News

Keeping Families Together: Spanky & Lillie

In 2013, Mrs. Alcantar was struggling to take care of her family, to the point that the even her own...

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Date: March 2020   Category: TVMF LEAP

Celebrating Two Years of Impact in Houston

The TVMF LEAP* (Lending Economic Assistance for Pets) program in Houston is a partnership between the Texas Veterinary Medical Foundation...

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