Category Archives: Awareness/ PR

The Down and Dirty on Poop

Dog poop may not be the most appetizing of subjects, but if you want to keep your dog as fit and healthy as possible then it’s important to monitor their bowel movements. All responsible dog owners will agree that when it comes … Continue reading

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Your Dollars Fill This Collar

During your last visit to APA!, you may have noticed a banner like this one: Here’s the inside scoop: This summer has been a busy one at Austin Pets Alive!. On average, we have saved three more animals per day than … 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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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. … Continue reading

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The First 6 Months in Review

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Our No-Kill Journey

There are two ways to look at no-kill: All healthy, treatable and rehabilitatable animals are saved from euthanasia 90% of animals are saved from euthanasia (making the assumption that approximately 10% of animals that make it to the shelter are … 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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