Category Archives: Bottle Baby Nursery

It’s Not Just a Bottle Baby Nursery

Birdie was no more than a few days old when she came to APA!. At 76 grams and no larger than the palm of a hand, Birdie needed to stay nourished and warm. Birdie was initially placed with a nursing … Continue reading

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Cerenia

Kittens that are just a few days old are fragile even when healthy, so treating sick kittens can be challenging.  Luckily, our dedicated team of bottle baby staff and volunteers are kitten experts and can nurse even some of the … Continue reading

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2013 Review: Bottle Baby Program

By: Amanda Phillips Let’s start off the new year by looking at some of our successful programs from 2013, starting with the Bottle Baby Nursery.  For those of you who may be unfamiliar with this program, it was designed in … Continue reading

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Bottle Baby Nursery Calendar!

It’s that time of year again! Time to vote for your favorite kitty pictures to appear in next year’s calendar. Each dollar donated to the picture of your choice equals 1 vote (a minimum of $10 is required for a … Continue reading

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Mojito is doing great thanks to Shadow!

 Mojito, a 5 weeks old kitten, came to APA  seven days ago and was sick and small on intake. After being cared for in the nursery he has not gotten much better and was very anemic.   Now meet Shadow!Shadow … Continue reading

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Austin Pets Alive! Celebrates our 5th Anniversary

When you ask someone about animal rescue in Austin, people often say, “Oh, I love Austin Pets Alive!” But why? What makes us different? Austin is a fortunate city. We have our main city shelter (Austin Animal Center) which works … Continue reading

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Newbie and the N13′s

This little cutie is Newbie. Newbie is one of 7 kittens in the N13 litter. Austin Pets Alive! really has their hands full with these little bundles of joy. They first came in as newborns two weeks ago and we … Continue reading

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Bottle Baby Kitten Training Opportunities

APA! is full of baby kittens right now so we have added new training opportunities for feeders in our Bottle Baby Nursery. If you are interested in learning how to feed and care for our tiniest residents, please contact email hidden; … Continue reading

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