Category Archives: Foster

Forever wouldn’t be long enough with Stardust

Forever wouldn’t be long enough with Stardust A Guest Post By Natascha Hamman Stardust came to me two days after the death of my hospice foster Browder. I wasn’t anticipating another hospice foster so soon, but everyone knows I’m a sucker … 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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Flooding Update

Follow us on Facebook for the most up-to-date information. We are open regular business hours for adoptions. Saturday, October 31 Happy Halloween!!! Thanks to our AMAZING volunteers and staff, all dogs were evacuated to flood free areas and 42 went … Continue reading

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Vickie Is Ready For Her Home Sweet Home, Is It Yours?

  A Guest Post by Katie Mellon   Vickie has been with APA! since December 2012 after she was transferred from the city shelter where she was picked up as a stray. Her behavior quickly deteriorated in the high stress … Continue reading

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LYRPD KittyPALOOZA!

Love Your Rescue Pet Day KITTYPALOOZA is Saturday, July 18th from 12-6pm. Come meet your new best kitten friend. We’re having a kitty party in honor of our fabulous foster felines! Give a deserving cat a fur-ever home. All kitties … Continue reading

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Ringworm: Fight the Fear, Fight the Fungus!

Fight the Fear, Fight the Fungus! by Rachel Sherinian “What scaly, patchy fur? He’s my best bud!” Two of Ranelle’s current foster kittens, Othello and Yoda, chilling on a Friday night. It’s likely that you’ve heard of ringworm before. You … Continue reading

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Flooding Update

Thank you for the incredible outpouring of support after Monday’s flooding in Austin! We could not do what we do without all the help we receive from the community, and that has been especially evident yesterday and today. If you … Continue reading

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Carmen’s Story

Carmen’s fund has been moved! To read about and donate to Carmen please click the link below! http://www.gofundme.com/caringforcarmen

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