Animal Lovers Saddle Up for Interfaith Ministries Wags & Whiskers Brunch and Pet Fashion Show Fundraiser on Saturday, February 17, 2024  

On Saturday, February 17, 2024, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., philanthropic animal lovers will don their best Western wear and kick up their boots at Hotel ZaZa, Museum District for the 11th Annual Wags and Whiskers Brunch, benefiting Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston’s Animeals program, which provides pet food, toys and preventative vet care supplies to over 1,300 pets of homebound seniors in  IM’s Meals on Wheels program.  

The “Bow Wow West” themed event will feature a celebrity pet fashion show produced by Todd Ramos, a silent auction, delicious lunch, and more and will be hosted by Brunch Co-Chairs Shirin and Saied Alavi along with Dr. Vasant Garg and Dr. Kim Tran.

Guests and four-legged furry cowpokes are invited to enjoy a Rootin’ Tootin’ fun and inspiring program emceed by Casey Curry honoring long-time Animeals supporter Greater Good Charities, an organization that works to help people, pets, and the planet by mobilizing in response to need and amplifying the good.

Guests can purchase tickets or a table for ten that includes additional benefits to support Animeals and Interfaith Ministries. Sponsorship levels include: 

  • Lone Star Sponsor – $25,000 
  • Heart of Houston Sponsor – $15,000 
  • Wild West Sponsor – $10,000 
  • Hill Country Sponsor – $5,000 
  • Bluebonnet Sponsor – $2,500
  • VIP Individual Ticket – $1000  
  • Friend Ticket – $500 
  • Individual Ticket – $250

Get your tickets or table lickety split at WAGS & WHISKERS BRUNCH – Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston ( Contact Maria Magee at or call 713-533-4924 for more information.

Photo courtesy of Interfaith Ministries