Monthly Archives: May 2009

The dogs and cats of Austin desperately need your help!

I know we often post on this blog our needs for help, and every time Austin has stepped up and helped us out in a major way. If it wasn’t for that help, we couldn’t have saved the nearly 1,400 … Continue reading

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Tito – Just in Time

An recent adopter has written on her blog about her new APA! rescue dog, Tito.  What she’s written is certainly how we imagine what our pets have gone through and how they feel on death row.  And the happy ending … Continue reading

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More details on Ad Council campaign

Maddie’s Fund has released a lot more information about the Ad Council campaign, “The Shelter Pet Project“, which I briefly mentioned in my notes from the No Kill Conference earlier this month. “This is one of the best things that’s … Continue reading

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Art for Animals, this Friday

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Another life saved!

Sugar was scheduled to be killed at the shelter in March of this year. The day before she was to die, APA got some space in foster care and was able to pull her out of the shelter. She was … Continue reading

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Jude graduates!

A loud WHOO HOO!!! could be heard echoing through the hill country recently as Jude successfully completed his training course at the Lee Mannix Center for Canine Behavior. For those of you who don’t know, the Lee Mannix Center for … Continue reading

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Pet Prom Recap

Thanks to everyone who came out to our first annual Pet Prom at Torchy’s Trailer Park on Sunday. Just seeing all of the pets dressed up, like the ones in this photo, many of whom are APA! alumni, was reason … Continue reading

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Update on Coco Baby

Coco Baby was adopted on Thursday.  Below we have an email from her new family.  But first, here is a video of Coco Baby in her foster home with her pals. “She is doing great!  With Tim and I being … Continue reading

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