Monthly Archives: April 2009

Update on kitten season needs

We have over 50 bottle babies in our care and more are coming in every day. There are a few items we really need to help these bottle babies survive. You can help by getting the word out to your … Continue reading

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1,000th pet pulled from TLAC

We reached our next 1,000th milestone:  1,000 dogs and cats pulled from the euthanasia list at Town Lake Animal Center (TLAC) in 9 months.  Read all about it on KXAN.

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    Hello! I’m Bowser, and I’m practically the cutest dog you’ll meet. Seriously, a Sharpei mixed with a Dachshund… doesn’t get any more ridiculously adorable. When the nice people at APA first met me at the shelter, I was totally terrified. … Continue reading

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Thumbelina needs surgery

This sweet pup’s name is Thumbelina – she’s a very petite, very lovely pit bull mix. We pulled her from Town Lake Animal Center 2 weeks ago because she had some knee problems that were going to cause her to … Continue reading

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Reminder: BookPeople day today!

BookPeople will donate 10% of purchases made while using this coupon to APA! today (4/25).  You can support a local business and a local charity at the same time!

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Update from Metric

Hi hi!  Metric here, sneaking onto mom’s computer to let all my friends at APA! know how I’m doing. But first, let me start by educating those of you who AREN’T familiar with the infamous Metric.  I started my new … Continue reading

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Chief’s broken leg is healing!

Some of you may have met me already, my name’s Chief, I’m a Dalmatian puppy. I was found wandering the streets of Austin with a bunch of cuts, scrapes, and worst of all – a broken leg bone that was … Continue reading

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Some adoptions this weekend

Christoper, Tanner, and Hova Bear all were adopted over this past weekend!  We hope to provide follow-up stories soon on how they’re doing in their new homes.  Thank you very much to their fosters and supporters who contribued to their … Continue reading

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