Category Archives: Awareness/ PR

Paddle for Puppies 2016

Austin Subaru’s Paddle for Puppies is August 28th, 2016 Paddle for Puppies is back for its 5th year and Austin Pets Alive! is honored to be the beneficiary for the 2016 event! Austin Subaru a dedicated sponsor to Austin Pets Alive! is hosting the … Continue reading

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Meet Senior Gal Icelandia!

Icelandia is a beautiful and regal 16yr old senior cat that has been with APA since Feb 2015! She is a calm cat and loves to snuggle with people. She is not finicky and has a quiet temperament. Icelandia is … Continue reading

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The FeLV Adoption Center…A Kitty Oasis Is Waiting For You!

 A Guest Post by Kaylee Russell Tucked away among kennels filled with barking dogs longing for attention and busy staff and volunteers scurrying around to help the never ending flow of homeless animals, is an orange door. Open the door and then … Continue reading

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Media Release: Know The Signs Of Overheating In Dogs, Keep Pets Safe In The Heat Of The Summer

Know The Signs Of Overheating In Dogs, Keep Pets Safe In The Heat Of The Summer June 17, 2016 (Austin, TX)– This time of year it gets too hot for pets to be out on the trail. Austin Pets Alive! … Continue reading

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APA!’s Declawing Policy Explained by Dr. Ellen Jefferson

At Austin Pets Alive!, our policy is to not adopt cats to owners who intend to, or would even consider, declawing. Many people perceive this policy to be unreasonable, most likely because they don’t truly understand the procedure and its … Continue reading

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Barkitecture Austin 2016 to Benefit Austin Pets Alive!

June 7, 2016 (Austin, TX) – Austin Pets Alive! is proud to announce that Barkitecture Austin has selected APA! as its partner and beneficiary for their official Barkitecture Austin 2016 Event. Now in its 12th year, and in a prime … Continue reading

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Busting the Myths about No Kill, by Dr. Ellen Jefferson

Busting the Myths about No Kill, by Dr. Ellen Jefferson During APA!’s progress of helping Austin become a No Kill City, we encountered a number of myths. We will be talking about these myths in a series of blog posts … Continue reading

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Get a Smooch from Ebert

A Guest Post By Jessica Borda Ebert has been with Austin Pets Alive! just over 300 days now, but there is never a time limit in finding the perfect home for every dog here! When Ebert first came to APA!, … Continue reading

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