Category Archives: Awareness/ PR

One-eyed Popeye is living the good life

Who has one eye and loves spinach? Popeye. Well maybe he’s not a lover of the leafy greens but this friendly and playful pup did find his forever family back in December. We recently touched base with Popeye’s new family … Continue reading

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Neo’s APA! Story

A Guest Post By Shorey Russell On November 3rd I received a transport plea that 2 cats were needing a rescue ride from a local shelter to Austin Pets Alive! As someone who loves being a transport volunteer, I jump … Continue reading

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Tipsy – Medical Update

Tipsy had her heart surgery on Jan 21st at the Austin Pets Alive medical clinic. We knew going into it that the procedure would be delicate and the outcome unknown but we owed it to Tipsy to have the procedure … Continue reading

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Gemini – adopted as a pup, returned as an adult

Lets flash back a little. Meet Gemini. Austin Pets Alive first met Gemini as a 1/2 pound, 4 week old puppy back in 2012. She was rescued along with her 10 siblings from the Bastrop shelter where they were to be … Continue reading

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HostGator Commits To Year-Long Sponsorship

Austin Pets Alive! is proud to announce that web-hosting company, HostGator, has committed to a year-long sponsorship with Austin Pets Alive! that will help provide the necessary funding to help APA! pull even more animals into their programs. HostGator is also … Continue reading

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Falcor Is All Fixed Up Thanks To BEEVET

Falcor is a 10 year old poodle mix currently in foster with Austin Pets Alive!. Falcor was brought into APA! programs back in August when he was transferred from Austin Animal Center as a medical case due to severe emaciation and dental … Continue reading

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American Pets Alive!: Making America No-Kill

Making Austin the largest No-Kill city in the country was not an easy road for Austin Pets Alive! (APA!), but with its “taking the bull by the horns” approach, it happened in just a few years. Now, imagine making AMERICA … Continue reading

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Are You Ready To Go To Playgroup?

A Guest Post By Jessica Borda It’s 8 a.m. at the shelter. Dogs are stretching their legs for the first time. A staff member comes to their kennel and asks “Are you ready to go to playgroup?!” And the full body … Continue reading

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