Author Archives: Ari Auber

AmPA No-Kill Conference 2013: Guest speaker Ledy VanKavage from Best Friends Animal Society

Ledy VanKavage has long combined her love of animals with her knowledge of the law. Out of her hard work “being a voice for the animals,” she has seen more than 30 bills about animal welfare and treatment passed in … Continue reading

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AmPA No-Kill Conference 2013: Guest speaker Michael Kitkoski from Rockwall Pets

Austin Pets Alive’s pledge to turn Austin into a no-kill city – meaning that 90 percent or more of the animals in local shelters are adopted out, rather than euthanized – did not just save shelter cats and dogs in … Continue reading

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AmPA No-Kill Conference 2013: Guest speaker Meghan Turner from Love-A-Bull

Meghan Turner wasn’t looking to own a dog when she walked by a PetCo in 2005. But when she saw one shrink away from her as she got close to a group of them, brought to the store by a … Continue reading

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