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Max the Cat

Max 1Max’s mom was homeless for a little while, and APA! helped place Max in boarding so she could have some time to get on her feet. She has a job now and found an apartment, so now all they need to get a new start together in their new home is a $500 pet deposit. Can you help Max and his mom stay together forever by helping with their pet deposit?  Online fundraising for Max the Catmore

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Pumpkin Queen needs our help!

Online fundraising for Pumpkin Queen needs our help!Pumpkin Queen is one special cat! She is a 7 Year Old Orange Tabby and is quite the lady! Pumpkin Queen ispumpkinq1 very sweet and enjoys sitting on laps and being petted and rubbed. She is a docile cat and enjoys human company but also does well with other cats. She is currently living in a group room with other  cats at our Town Lake location. She is being treated for IBD but has not been able to … more

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Chianna the Kitty

Chianna’s parents are going through a divorce, so she’s moving into an apartment. Her mom wants to keep her, but she is struggling to afford the pet deposit. Can you help Chianna stay with her mom by funding the pet deposit during this challenging time in their lives?296979_4106659679167_834754282_nOnline fundraising for Chianna the kitty

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Potato and Venison Please!

ChocoChoco is a special guy. He has a diet sensitivity andOnline fundraising for Potato and Venison please! has to be on a special diet. He has been eating the Royal Canin Potato and Venison kibble and needs more! When Choco is not on the special diet his skin becomes very itchy and becomes mildly infected  requiring medications and the poor guy is very uncomfortable. Austin Pets Alive is accepting monetary or Royal Canin Potato and Venison food donations for Choco. Help keep Choco on his special diet by donating today! more

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Job Opening for Part-Time Database Coordinator

Austin Pets Alive! seeks a detail-oriented professional to serve as Development Database Coordinator who will be responsible for maintaining the integrity of the donor records in the Blackbaud Common Ground Database System and donation processing. Must be attentive to detail and work effectively independently as well as within a team environment. Confidentiality and discretion is essential. Works closely with all members of the advancement team to reach these and departmental objectives. Performs other duties as assigned.

Please click here to view full job description. 

15 hours/week, $10/hour with the availability to work up to 25 hours/week during major donation campaigns, … more

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You Can Save Lives by Fostering

As you may know, Austin, Texas is the largest no-kill city in the nation. Since 2008, you have helped APA! save more than 25,000 animals in Central Texas. Of these 25,000, several thousand were saved in part by foster parents.

Being a foster helps provide short-term homes for pets in need, getting them adjusted to a home environment and providing love until they are adopted.

Let’s not forget that by fostering you are saving not just one life but multiple lives… making space for APA! to pull animals from the euthanasia list.

Want to know more about fostering? Watch this video now!

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Julius and Wilbur need YOU!

JuliusMeet Julius and Wilbur! These two orange tabbies have sore mouths and need your help! Julius, a 3rd old DSH, and his mini-wilbur2me Wilbur, a 2yr old DSH, both have an autoimmune condition called stomatitis.Online fundraising for Julius and Wilbur need YOU! Feline Stomatitis causes severe inflammation of the tissue in the mouth making eating and grooming very difficult for cats. Both Wilbur and Julius have had extensive oral surgery, including extractions of most teeth, and … more

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Do you heart Josh? We do!

josh3 Speaking of hearts! Josh needs his checked! Unfortunately Josh has heartworms and because of the severity he needs a cardiologist toOnline fundraising for Do you heart Josh? We do! review his ultrasound. Robyn Roberts with Mettasound donated a free ultrasound but we need to pay to have it reviewed. Austin Pets Alive would like to treat Josh’s heartworms but we need to make sure it is safe for him first. By donating to Josh you can help keep him happy as well as healthy!… more

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