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PBS Newshour

VIDEO: Changing The Canine Culture In East Houston

Barrio Dogs strives to reduce the East End’s homeless dog population.

Gloria Zenteno grew up in Houston’s East End, but when she moved back to the area 10 years ago, she was alarmed by the area’s stray dog population.

As a result, she founded Barrio Dogs as a way to educate the community on spaying, neutering and proper dog care.

This story originally aired on PBS NewsHour Weekend on Saturday October 4.

PBS NewsHour Weekend airs Saturdays and Sundays at 6 p.m. on TV 8.