Category Archives: Adoptions

Is large, loving and friendly your type? Meet Louie!

Louie is a very sweet 2yr old Pitty Mix. He is 60lbs of pure love and really enjoys human company. He truly is man’s best friend! We don’t know Louie’s history but he has a pellet in his head from … Continue reading

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Anna’s heart still needs YOUR help!

Recently, you helped fund an important heart surgery for a playful 2-year-old pup named Anna. Anna still needs you. Her heart surgery, a PDA or Patent Ductus Arteriosus, surgery was performed on July 26th but not without complications. The surgeon … Continue reading

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Adding a Cat to the Family

Imagine handing out treats and name tags at the front door of your home for your new cat and your resident pets. Imagine happy munches and friendly meows or woofs as they blend and bond instantly and forever. Then blink … Continue reading

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Lord of the Ring…Worm!

Austin Pets Alive! (APA!) is hosting a community event designed to educate the general public on a fungus known as ringworm on Saturday, August 16th from noon to 6pm at their Town Lake Animal Center location (and hopefully encourage many adoptions … Continue reading

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Hot Dogs, Cool Cats

Adoption Specials all weekend- don’t miss out!  

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Shamrock needs cataract surgery!

Meet sweet Shamrock. He is a 5yr old Chihuahua that has cataracts and is also diabetic. He is a very sweet pup and loves to snuggle but unfortunately he has had some bite incidents. Both of the times he bit … Continue reading

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The 411 on Music and Mutts

The “live music capital” and what Austinites have affectionately dubbed the “live pets capital,” Austin, TX is the perfect city to celebrate music and dogs simultaneously. Introducing, “Music and Mutts.” By teaming up with local musicians, APA! increases the visibility of certain … Continue reading

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It’s a Special Kind of Weekend!

…Adoption Special that is! July 11th is Furr-ever Free Friday AND it’s Single And Lovin’ It Weekend though Sunday, July 13th. Come make your weekend special by finding that next furry member of your family at any of our adoption … Continue reading

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