Monthly Archives: April 2011

Meet Our Sweet Eleanor, Ready for a Special Home

Eleanor is a stunningly beautiful dilute tortie with luscious swirls, stripes and specs of grey and gold. Eleanor is also a gal with special needs. Eleanor suffered a significant injury to her tail which left her with nerve damage. Most people may … Continue reading

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Volunteer of the Month: The Bridge Family

The Bridge Family (Cathy, Bob, Mary and Rob) has at least one family member at the building every single day helping with dog walking, building projects, fund raising projects, basically wherever Austin Pets alive needs help.  We are truly blessed … Continue reading

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The Delectable Brownie

Meet Brownie!  (hint: click for cute video!) Brownie is the best lap dog at APA!.  She may not be teeny or fluffy or other adjectives that you’d normally associate with a lap dog, but she does manage to fit her petite … Continue reading

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The cats that we can’t save and what you can do to help

Currently almost all cats are getting out of TLAC alive – this past month they only killed 50 total cats, compared to 226 cats killed in March 2008. Of course the number will never be 0 – there will always … Continue reading

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The Walgreen’s Kittens!

This adorable bunch of kittens is one of many bottle litters we have seen so far this season. Alec, Archer, Ace, Annabelle, Amelie, Adelaide, and two other litter-mates were found in a box outside Walgreen’s by wonderful people, who cared … Continue reading

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APA 2011 Tennis Tournament

Join us for the APA Tennis Tournament on May 1st! Here are the details: ROUND ROBIN FORMAT DOUBLES ONLY USTA LEVELS – 2.5, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, OPEN ENTRY DEADLINE APRIL 22, 2011 TOURNAMENT FEE – $25/PERSON Register here:  www.10sPortal.com/tournaments/apa

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Sparky update

We’re so happy to let you know that Sparky‘s surgery went well last week!  He’s feeling a little lethargic after the surgery, but is otherwise doing great.  He needs to be kept calm for another few days and after that, … Continue reading

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How to Help Without Spending a Dime – Event Fund Raising!

Do you have a wedding, marathon, graduation, triathlon, birthday, or anything else coming up that you are doing that is awesome?  Then you can help fund raise for APA!  Whether it is just you or a team of people partaking … Continue reading

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