Category Archives: Awareness/ PR

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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Meet Tammy!

How cute is Tammy! She is all smiles for the camera! Tammy is a 9 month old terrier pit mix. She loves to cuddle and knows several commands. She gets a long great with other dogs and loves to play. … Continue reading

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Getting TLAC Up to Code

Austin Pets Alive! thanks the community for the outpouring of support in making needed repairs on Town Lake Animal Center. Town Lake Animal Center saves more than 3,000 animals each year that literally have no where else to go. Austin Pets … Continue reading

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What We’re Most Grateful For

2014 has been an incredible year (so far) and Austin Pets Alive! has so much to be grateful for. We are humbled daily by the fact that we simply could not exist without the compassion and love of an entire … Continue reading

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Deaven Was Hit By A Car And Left To Die But Now YOU Can Help!

Meet Deaven! Deaven is a wonderful 4yr old male pit mix. He is very friendly and loves to be around people. He was found as a stray, hit by a car,  but we feel he must have had a home … Continue reading

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Without You, APA! Could be Homeless in 2015

Dear friends, A few months ago, we won a huge victory in our long quest to have our new shelter stay at our current location at TLAC. At that important meeting, Council Members Mike Martinez and Laura Morrison brought forward … Continue reading

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Winter is Coming!

Freezing temperatures are here and these love-able dogs are set on staying warm. The central heating doesn’t work throughout the shelter, so space heaters are used to keep two rows of kennels warm. These keep the dogs warm and safe, but are not in … Continue reading

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Busy Season in Parvo

Summer is a very busy season for the APA! Parvo program. This summer’s Parvo patients included Zathura, a 2.2 lbs puppy, 14 kittens with feline panleukopenia, and one special Great Dane named Filly (pictured on the right). Filly came to … Continue reading

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