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: TVMF LEAP

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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Date: March 2020   Category: TVMF LEAP

TVMF PALS Program Gets a New Name

The TVMF PALS (Pets Assisting the Lives of Seniors) program is now known as the TVMF LEAP (Lending Economic Assistance...

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Date: September 2019   Category: TVMF LEAP

Veterinary Paraprofessionals Assist the LEAP Program

Veterinary paraprofessionals contribute so much to the veterinary health care team and make up such an important part of the...

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Date: July 2019   Category: TVMF LEAP

Helping Lucy Eat Again

Lucy is a 12-year-old chihuahua belonging to the Torres family of east Austin. Mr. & Mrs. Torres have been receiving...

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Date: May 2019   Category: TVMF LEAP

Calling All Heroes!

Fearless Fern Everyday, TVMF is called on to help pets in need through the TVMF PALS program and our Rusk...

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