Monthly Archives: September 2009

Update on Monty

Monty had his surgery today.  They started on his right leg (the worse one), which ended up being so bad that they ran out of time to get to the left leg.  They will operate on his left leg on … Continue reading

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Nia’s new home

In the beginning Nia was saved by two people w/ BIG hearts.  After seeing her hit by a car they ran to her in the road.  Cars passed as she lay huddled alive but injured.  She was bleeding from her … Continue reading

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Take A Chance on our Acey Boy

Do you know what happens to dogs when they are left untreated for heartworms?- Caval syndrome. This disease is a serious complication of chronic heartworms in dogs and cats.  Once an animal has this, the adult heartworms living in the … Continue reading

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Bottle Baby Trailer opening

Thank you to everyone who has come out to our new Bottle Baby Trailer. This is a posting of gratuitously cute kitten photos in the trailer. Thank you to Ed Lehmann ( for taking them!  Want to see more?  Click … Continue reading

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Help Sterilize a Surgical Dilemma

The APA! surgery clinic has spayed and neutered approximately 500 pets since mid July!  Without our own surgical suite we were having to contract surgeries out to other veterinary clinics in Austin and could only have 100 surgeries performed each … Continue reading

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Monty needs foster home and donations to get out of TLAC alive today

Update 9/18 10:00 am: Thank you, Austin!  We have raised plenty to cover the medical costs for Monty.  If you came to our site to donate for Monty, we urge you to consider donating instead for our Save a Life … Continue reading

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Party with Mike Martinez and Eddie Rodriguez this Wednesday

We hope you can join us and State Representative (and board member) Eddie Rodriguez and Mayor Pro Tem Mike Martinez at Shangri-La on Wednesday from 5:30-9 for the Stuff the Jar Fundraiser.   There is a $20 suggested donation at the … Continue reading

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Much Ado About Claudio!

Our baby boy Claudio needs a new Hero!  Claudio came to us from Town Lake, having been attacked by a dog.  He had several abdominal hernias and infection from the attack and was slated to die due to the injuries.  … Continue reading

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