Monthly Archives: December 2009

TLAC Long Stay Dogs Join Healthy Dogs, Healthy People Program!

For the past few weeks, the longest-stay dogs in Town Lake Animal Center’s adoption program have been joining the APA! dogs at our Lady Bird Lake Trail Site and participating in the HDHP program alongside them! Because these are dogs who … Continue reading

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Monty’s adoption

Monty was officially adopted by his foster mom, Tina, this month.  Here’s what Tina has to say about him: “Over the past couple of months, I was able to watch a young wounded puppy become a very healthy, almost normal puppy. … Continue reading

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New adoption site

Great news – after seeing Clara Tuma’s KVUE story about our new usage of 6 of the city’s open dog cages at TLAC, an anonymous donor gave us $15,000! $10,000 will be used to open the new dog adoption site … Continue reading

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The odd couple

Perhaps you have seen the pictures of Oscar and Felix on our website and thought ‘what an odd couple of dogs to be friends.’ At first, we thought so too! But with these two dogs you really do get the … Continue reading

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A Very Big THANK YOU!

Thank you to everyone who helped make our Lakeline Mall Adoption Event last weekend a success. We has SIX cat and kitten adoptions! Caleb, Daphne, Moo, Yumi, Emi and Butterscotch all found forever homes. Not only that but we also … Continue reading

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Ava

When I think of Ava I think of Sex and the City. It might seems like an odd association but let me explain. Ava is a gorgeous, plush orange tabby with a white collar of fur that frames her face … Continue reading

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Little Miss Chloe

Sweet Chloe was taken into the shelter with severe neglected demodex manage and a horrible secondary infection that developed from the untreated mange.  Chloe, which means “blooming”, has certainly lived up to her name since she was picked up from … Continue reading

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Tonight’s AAC meeting – foster program

Tonight the AAC is going to discuss a large-scale foster program for TLAC. From the AAC’s report: Volunteers in Charlottesville, Virginia, fostered 1,700 animals in 2007 in a community of roughly 100,000 residents. Said another way, about one animal was … Continue reading

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