Monthly Archives: September 2010

Teddy, a thank you and an update!

Last Friday, as usual, APA! had the final hour at TLAC to get dogs and cats off the euthanasia list. This Friday was a little different though. APA! had one of those days that reminds us why we volunteer, and … Continue reading

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2nd Annual APA Garage Sale

Schedule for Sat. Oct. 9th ITEM DROP-OFF: 7:00-8:30am GARAGE SALE HOURS: 9am-4pm WHERE: 2807 Manchaca Rd, 78704 Join us on Saturday, Oct 9th for the 2nd Annual APA! Garage Sale! The event will run from 9am-4pm, and will feature a … Continue reading

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Night of the Moustache!

Team Spiridon has been wonderful to us this year, they’ve helped out at the building and we’d like to help them spread the word about the third annual Night of the Moustache benefit event! There will be bands, a silent … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Listening

Many people have been following the story of Michael Vick’s dogs, and it’s been getting even more press with the release of the book, The Lost Dogs. Last week, NPR did a story on the rehabilitation process and interviewed Jim … Continue reading

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Teddy

Update 9/27: Teddy is going in for surgery first thing Tuesday (9/28) morning.  The vets say that he has been doing well with them.  We’ll post more after he gets out of surgery. Update 9/24 9:30PM: Dr. Vasanjee at the … Continue reading

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APA statement regarding news about hoarding case

The volunteers and employees of Austin Pets Alive! are deeply saddened by the reported news of a case of severe animal neglect in Austin. The terrible conditions reported to us simply cannot be tolerated, and we unreservedly support the efforts … Continue reading

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APA! Building Update – Dog Kennels

The last time I was in the dog building there were just wood frames for room partitions, a few solid walls, and floor. In two weeks it’s come a long way! There are actual rooms! And you can tell what … Continue reading

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Save a Life Donation Drive Update

Update 10/9/2010: Our fundraisers have now raised over $15,000, and pledged over $20,000 that’s 150 pets saved already! Our goal is to raise $50,000 though as there are still many pets needing your help. We’ve received even more prizes to … Continue reading

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