Austin Pets Alive! is not your average animal shelter. We maintain comprehensive, innovative programs designed to save the animals most at risk for euthanasia.
- August 5
- (7-10pm): Blues on the Green
- August 13
- (7-10pm): Singles in the City
- August 15
- (6-9pm): 5th Annual Pubs for Pups
Thank you to Petco Foundation and Meadows Foundation for supporting the BIG things happening at APA!
from the blog
Leave No Pile Behind — Poop Pollutes!
Are you guilty of leaving your dog’s waste on your neighbor’s lawn because you thought you were providing free fertilizer Read more »
Vega is truly one of the snuggliest, happiest, most joyful girls you'll meet. She really NEVER stops smiling... Read more »
Current Adoption Specials
Find out when adoption specials are running at Austin Pets Alive!. Read more »
How it all comes together
No-Kill is a journey, not a destination. And not only that, it takes a whole city to make it possible. Read more »
Sunday, August 9th 10am
Town Lake Animal Center
We can't do it without YOU!
Volunteering with Austin Pets Alive! can be as easy as standing under a tent at some of Austin's coolest hang-outs. Read more »
Paddle for Puppies
Paddle for Puppies 2015
Austin Subaru’s Paddle for Puppies is August 23rd, 2015 and Austin Pets Alive! is honored to be the beneficiary for the 2015 event! Read more »
Every Life Matters
Dawson had the odds stacked against him, but in Austin, we believe that every life matters. Watch as Dawson proves to the world why he deserved to live. Read more »
8 year old Beeps is Smart, Funny & Mischievious! Read more »