Category Archives: Awareness/ PR

Steamer

Steamer is one of the oldest dogs under the care of Austin Pets Alive, at 13 years. When he came to us he showed signs of significant neglect including cataracts that were untreated for so long that he was left … Continue reading

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The Next Internet Sensation

…brought to you by your local animal rescue Two worlds collided this weekend when internet sensations Lil Bub and Tuna met for the very first time. This moment struck a cord with everyone at APA!. Here’s why: These two ultra … Continue reading

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Big Things Happening!

  In shelters everywhere, big adult dogs have an especially hard time finding adopters. Many spend several months in APA!’s shelter, longing for the day when someone will take them home. Our dog behavior and matchmaker programs are doing great work … Continue reading

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What would YOU do for a Klondike dog?

Klondike is the kind of dog who will steal your heart the moment you meet him. He is a sweet and loving companion for his Foster, and is just a little timid and shy. The unfortunate thing about Klondike is … Continue reading

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Gronk wants to Run!

We have this very sweet guy here who does not deserve to feel the pain he has felt in his first year of life. Gronk came to us on the edge of life, suffering from the Parvo virus. When Gronk … Continue reading

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Zing’s Eyes

Sweet and cuddly Zing was born with eyelid agenesis, a rare defect that can occur in other animals, but is mostly found in cats. What is eyelid agensis? Zing was born without eyelids! What a life? The fur that grows above … Continue reading

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Meet and Help Sasha!

Sasha is a 5yr old Shar-Pei Mix that was rescued March 25th, 2014. Sasha adores being around people and she will often grace her loyal fans with a head bow so she can get a nice ear rub. No one … 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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