Monthly Archives: August 2009

Bottle Baby Trailer Open House

After months of a lot of work, we’re so excited to announce the opening of our Billy’s Bottle Baby Trailer. The trailer, named after the rescue cat of our donor, will save the lives of all of the kittens who … Continue reading

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APA! Save a Life Drive

Austin Pets Alive! is launching the APA! Save A Life Donation Drive and we need you! Adoptions are decreased this time of year, we have a large number of animals in our care (which raises medical costs), more people are … Continue reading

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Eat at Mama Fu’s downtown tomorrow!

Mama Fu’s is donating 25% of sales to APA! tomorrow, Friday, August 28th, if you eat at their downtown location on 2nd Street and Colorado using this flyer anytime between 11am and midnight. If you can’t make it this Friday … Continue reading

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This Weekend: Black Tie Cat Adoption Event!

BLACK IS BACK! Just in time for fall, we’re lettin’ you in on this season’s hottest fashion accessory — the black cat! Paris’ Chihuahua, Tinkerbell, is SO yesterday. Today, fashionistas are turning to their feline friends for the purr-fect arm candy. … Continue reading

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Thank you

Thank you for your generous donation to Austin Pets Alive!. Your contribution makes it possible for us to eliminate the needless killing of companion animals in Central Texas. Since June 2008, Austin Pets Alive! has rescued over 20,000 dogs and cats … Continue reading

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Report on Chief

Chief was adopted last month. Actually, Chief was adopted twice last month. His first adoption only lasted a couple of days. We warned his adopter about Chief’s exuberance, but he’s so darn charming that our warnings were not heard. Luckily, … Continue reading

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I Wish I Was Homeward Bound

“We are alone, absolutely alone on this chance planet; and amid all the forms of life that surround us, not one, excepting the dog has made an alliance with us” – Max Depree Unfortunately for Chad, we humans have broken … Continue reading

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Duke update

Update from Duke’s foster: Duke seems very happy these days. Almost every time I visited him in the shelter he raised his head from the cement floor and looked at me for a few seconds, and then closed his eyes, … Continue reading

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