Monthly Archives: February 2009

Austin Under 40 Awards finalist

Congratulations to APA!’s president, Dr. Ellen Jefferson, for being named a finalist in the 2009 Austin Under 40 Awards.  From their website, “Finalists were selected on the basis of excellence in their professional field and commitment to the Austin community.”  We … Continue reading

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Metric & Me: Graduation!

Metric & I had our last class this week.  Check out these links to get caught up: Week 1, Week 2, Week 2.5, Week 3, Week 4+  This week we finally worked on leash walking…which I was looking forward to … Continue reading

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Finally an update on Honey!

Honey’s foster mom here! Sorry about the long lag time between posts, I’ve been away for the past two weeks.  During these past two weeks, Honey went to stay with a prospective adoptive family for a trial period. I’m elated … Continue reading

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More good news about Blue Boy

Blue Boy’s foster called yesterday and said he was really improving.  He can urinate mostly on his own now with just a little help from her expressing his bladder. She said he is feeling so good that he won’t take … Continue reading

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Poor Little Rudy

This little guy is so cute.  Everywhere he has been, people have been in love with him. Here’s his story:  Apparently he jumped out of the back of a pick up in which his owner was taking him and his brothers and … Continue reading

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SweetBarks recap

Thanks so much to everyone who came out on Saturday to our first annual SweetBarks Honky Tonk.  Thanks also to Fox 7 News who did a very nice story and let the community know about our need for a building.  … Continue reading

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Blue Boy Update

Blue Boy had his surgery on Monday night (sorry it took so long to update).  His is now urinating out of a small hole in his groin.  You can’t see it.  The good news is that it is not leaking … Continue reading

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1st Annual SweetBarks Honky Tonk

Please join us for our first annual SweetBarks Honky Tonk, this Saturday, February 14th in the Jo’s parking lot on S. Congress.  We’re going to have some great music and games with great prizes.  Click here to see the flyer … Continue reading

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