Category Archives: Foster

February Volunteer of the Month – Kate Hill

As we wrap up the month of February, Austin Pets Alive! would like to thank our February Volunteer of the Month – Kate Hill! Kate is an active and necessary part of the cat team. Not only is Kate more than happy to take on the … 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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New t-shirts available for APA!

This week only, Wearable Hope has provided a great opportunity to help our rescue pets at Austin Pets Alive!. The question is: Are you Team Dog or Team Cat? Throughout October, Wearable Hope is offering t-shirts to showcase Austin’s love for different … Continue reading

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Harvey needs surgery!

Meet Harvey! He is a brindle terrier mix about 45lbs and is a ball of joy. He wants to run and play so bad but has a torn ligament in his knee and needs surgery! For now he can only … Continue reading

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Lucky the Poodle has a lucky ending

Lucky is a 2-year old poodle mix that came to APA! through our PASS Program (Positive Alternative to Shelter Surrender). Lucky had been found at a construction site where he was fed scraps by the men working there until one worker … Continue reading

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Dos Finds a Second Chance at Life

Can you imagine taking a sick dog — one who could be cured from her ailments — somewhere and asking for them to be euthanized, or threaten to handle that situation yourself? We sure can’t. Thanks to a local boarding … Continue reading

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Reason Number 453 Why We Love Our Volunteers

If you talked to any weatherman just before the Memorial Day weekend kicked off, he would have told you to expect inches and inches of rain, scary lightning and loud thunder. Such talk didn’t excite the dogs at Austin Pets … Continue reading

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Fostering Orphan Kittens: Families needed

Meet Chloe, an Austin Pets Alive! nursing mom alumni.  She came into APA! last year from the Austin Animal Center with her 3 babies. Chloe was such a great mom that she even took in 2 orphan kittens, making her … Continue reading

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