Monthly Archives: October 2008

APA! cares for baby chihuahua with pneumonia

Carter is an adorable little 9 week old chihuahua puppy who got kennel cough and then developed pneumonia despite being on antibiotics. He has been in the hospital receiving treatments including 2 different injectable antibiotics, nebulization of saline and antibiotics … Continue reading

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Another Happy Ending…

Dear Staff of Austin Pets Alive, Thank you so much for all of your hard work and dedicating yourselves to such a great cause.  Here are some pictures of our puppy, Eva, that we adopted from your organization on September … Continue reading

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Austin’s Favorite Dog will be decided on Friday

Voting for our Favorite Dog Contest ends this Friday.  The results for first place are very close with Tucker and Lexie only separated by 8.5 votes (not sure how the half vote got in there, but we’ll take it!).  Check … Continue reading

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Help Us Help Pets!

Interested in helping make Austin a no-kill city? We’d love to meet you! Our next volunteer orientation will be this Sunday, November 2nd, 10am at Mars restaurant on South Congress. For more information, visit the volunteer section of our website. … Continue reading

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Update on Mr. Z, now named “Kidd”

Mr. Z‘s foster sent this email today: Well, Mr. Z is doing very well. He still has two areas – one small, on his side and a larger, deeper area under his hind leg. At this point it’s been decided … Continue reading

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No More Homeless Pets Conference- APA! will be represented!

Best Friends is sponsoring a No More Homeless Pets Conference in Las Vegas this weekend. and Central Texas Animal Alliance have generously sponsored all of Ellen Jefferson’s trip to the conference and part of Gretchen Meyer’s trip. We … Continue reading

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Phoenix – Post from New Home

Phoenix was officially adopted by his foster family.  They have cared for him since the beginning and have given him the meticulous care he needed as well as a TON of TLC.  He is doing remarkably well now and the … Continue reading

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Recognize this dog? This is Livvy, who is the dog on our website. Livvy has had a life filled with lucky…and not so lucky…times. She is one of the first dogs that entered APA’s program back in May, when she … Continue reading

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