Monthly Archives: April 2010

Tiny Needs a Walking Buddy

Tiny is a man about town. He’s a handsome charmer full of personality and joy. Tiny is excited about every new experience…a walk, a new friend, that chance to get out for some mixin’ and minglin’…he will be there with … Continue reading

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Big Kitty and Dog Adoption Events This Weekend

If you have been thinking about adopting a new furry friend now is the time! On Saturday, APA will be participating in a large dog adoption event with other rescue groups at the Brodie PetSmart.  There will be about 65 … Continue reading

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Bottle Babies: Sponsor a Litter!

I’m sure you’ve been reading the Bottle Baby blog posts, realizing your schedule won’t allow for frequent feeding shifts at our neonatal trailer and wondering how you can help save these lives. NO WORRIES! You can help now by Sponsoring one … Continue reading

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Rescue Roundup this Saturday

Rescue Roundup 2010, hosted by the Canine Hilton, will be a fun-filled day of friendly competition between 14 local Austin area rescues (APA! being one of them) to see who can bring in the most donations during the event and … Continue reading

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Largest Litter the Bottle Baby Team has Ever Seen!

On April 21st, just as the shelter was closing a litter of EIGHT kittens arrived. APA! sprang into action to rescue these babies. When cuddled in their “nest,” these lovelies look like an Easter basket, all plump and round. Their faces … Continue reading

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Colorful Kittens!

I was volunteering at a cat adoption event a few weekends ago, and nearly every available kitty was a brown striped tabby. Now, I love brown striped tabby cats (I have a couple of my own), but everyone loves a … Continue reading

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Distemper Outbreak

Update 5/13:  We’re lowering our target amount to $12,000.  As of 4/29, TLAC has started vaccinating pets on intake and we expect to see a decline of cases of distemper. Hear radio interview with Dr. Jefferson about the outbreak. There … Continue reading

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Take Me Home

Speaking of the mystery of long-stay dogs, our beautiful girl Amy is still searching for her forever home.  Not only does she not have a permanent place to call her own yet, she’s also about to lose her current foster … Continue reading

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