Monthly Archives: October 2010

Roxie – A beauty with a bad hip

Roxie is the silkiest black kitten you could ever meet. She came to APA! in our Bottle Baby program. She and her sister were underweight with crusty eyes. After going into foster, they started thriving. Not long after going to … Continue reading

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Only 4 days left in the 2010 Save A Life Drive!

Our Save A Life Donation Drive makes it so easy to make a BIG difference. Donating even $10 can help us change the fate of a dog or cat on the euthanasia list at Town Lake Animal Center. And $100 … Continue reading

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APA! Featured Volunteer – Frank

Each month we are going to spotlight one of our fantastic APA volunteers. You all do so much for APA above and beyond the call of duty. Especially, your tireless efforts on our new building, helped us to save more … Continue reading

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Update on Jonah!

Jonah, now named Oliver, is doing fabulous! His adopter reports that he is spunky and lively, adorable, and a little tasmanian devil (but a cute one!), loves belly rubs and loves to give kisses. We wanted to share a little … Continue reading

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Helping Austin Pets Alive! Without Spending a Dime – Goodsearch Toolbar

Want to help Austin Pets Alive! but don’t have money to spare?  Here’s a great way to support us without spending a dime.  In the month of October, the first 100 charities to have 100 Goodsearch toolbars downloaded will get … Continue reading

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Dixie: How to Change a Dog’s Life

When we first saved Dixie from the kill list at Town Lake Animal Center, she was not doing well.  She was heartworm positive, very dog reactive, aloof to human interaction, obviously depressed, and (though we didn’t realize at the time) suffering … Continue reading

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Eye patches aren’t just for pirates!

This six-year-old, female Chi named Fox was owner surrendered after she was bit by another dog and somehow it resulted in her eye popping out! Poor thing has to have her eye removed, and we will need to raise donations … Continue reading

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Save A Life Drive Update – 203 pets saved!

We have extended the Save A Life Donation Drive until October 31st. We did this so that we can open up the opportunity to newcomers who would like to start a personal page but didn’t have time to raise the … Continue reading

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