Monthly Archives: January 2012

Joey

When Joey came into the Austin Pets Alive program, our vet team noticed that he had very weak back legs.  He went into foster care in hopes that he could recover and regain strength in his legs, but that does … Continue reading

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Hector

At Austin Pets Alive, we believe that every animal should be given a second chance and parvo puppies are no exception.  We take all the parvo positive dogs from the Austin Animal Center and with one week of intensive treatment, … Continue reading

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Rapunzel

Rapunzel came to Austin Pets Alive! from the shelter in San Antonio and we learned she has an incontinence problem.  Our veterinarian, Dr. Eick, started acupuncture therapy to try to get the nerves in her bottom to respond and  Rapunzel … Continue reading

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Ace and Grim

Sonia contacted our PASS (Positive Alternatives to Shelter Surrender) Program asking for help.   Sonia took in her elderly father who is not well and his two pets, Ace and Grim. The apartment complex where she lives is requiring a$650 … Continue reading

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Adopt a Pet. Save a Life.

This past weekend, we were partnered up with the creative geniuses at UPG Video for the Lights. Camera. Help. Reel Change Film Frenzy. Though we didn’t take home the grand prize, we were pretty proud with the product we made … Continue reading

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Introducing … San Antonio Pets Alive!

We’re extremely excited to be announcing a new arm of Austin Pets Alive! just down the road … San Antonio Pets Alive! (SAPA!). San Antonio City Council voted unanimously today to approve a city partnership with SAPA! to allow them … Continue reading

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AmPA No-Kill Conference 2012: Guest Speaker Aimee Sadler from Longmont Humane Society

For those who follow our blog, you may recall that Aimee Sadler visited our facilities in June 2011 and helped us set up a playgroup program for our dogs. Well, we could not be more excited to share that 2011 … Continue reading

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Jog-a-dog at Town Lake Animal Center

On Saturday, we’ll be kicking off Team Spiridon‘s Jog-a-dog program at the Town Lake Animal Center location. Runners, walkers, and even cyclists are invited to come and learn how they can help exercise and provide enrichment by taking our dogs … Continue reading

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