Category Archives: Adoptions

Willie Nelson Can’t Get On The Road Again Without YOU!

Meet Sweet Willie Nelson! Willie is a 6yr old Retriever Mix that was found as a stray and transferred to Austin Pets Alive the middle of November. He has had multiple issues including a broken canine that needed to be … Continue reading

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Help These Long Stay Shelter Dogs Get Healthy!

Currently Austin Pets Alive! has 8 dogs that are in need of orthopedic surgery. Meet 5 of them! You can read all about them and donate to their cause below. Each of these dogs is currently on pain management therapy regime and in a foster … Continue reading

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Help Reno Get His Heart Fixed! – FUND COMPLETED! THANK YOU!

Meet Reno! Reno is a 2yr old male Pit Mix that is heartworm positive. Unfortunately that is not Reno’s only problem. He also has a leaky heart valve and so we need to know how to best proceed with his heartworm … Continue reading

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The Hopeful Hero

Almost every dog and cat at APA! has a hopeful story of how they turned a corner and found a joyful life. Rashid is one such dog. He came to APA! deathly ill with parvovirus where he was depressed and … Continue reading

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Loki’s Story

Austin Pets Alive! is an organization dedicated to working miracles for dogs and cats in the Austin area. When it seems all of their chances have run out, APA! steps in to care for them until their forever family is … Continue reading

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Introducing Dozer: Dog Meets World and World Helps Dog!

Meet Dozer, the adorable 10 month old Boxer mix! He is such a fun-loving happy little guy! He is incredibly full of life and energy! He really knows no stranger and thinks every thing (and every person!) is a playmate. … Continue reading

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Chicken is NO Chicken

When Chicken came to Austin Pets Alive!, everyone knew he had quite the journey ahead. He was cold and weak… and didn’t have the energy to lift his own head. He couldn’t close his mouth or eyes and he was critically … Continue reading

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Cat Thrown from Car

Chaplain lived to tell the story of the time he was thrown from a car… And found a brand new forever home within a few short weeks. Chaplain’s story was told on several news outlets. He as well as a sweet … Continue reading

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