Category Archives: Fundraising

Shamrock needs cataract surgery!

Meet sweet Shamrock. He is a 5yr old Chihuahua that has cataracts and is also diabetic. He is a very sweet pup and loves to snuggle but unfortunately he has had some bite incidents. Both of the times he bit … Continue reading

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Paddle for Puppies 2014

It’s back! This August, our proud sponsor, Austin Subaru, is hosting the 3rd Annual Paddle for Puppies event benefiting Austin Pets Alive!’s parvo program. Join us August 24th at 8am for the ~5 mile paddle on Lady Bird Lake.  We will begin and end … Continue reading

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Strut Your Mutt 101

Take it from our top fundraiser during Strut Your Mutt 2013, Becca Speer: “People want to donate… you just have to ask them.”  As you know, Strut Your Mutt 2014 is right around the corner. This event is a great … Continue reading

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Surgery for Anna’s Heart

A 2-year-old Austin Pets Alive! dog named Anna needs surgery on her heart. Anna is a playful, happy dog born with a congenital heart defect known as Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PHD). This condition is usually diagnosed at birth and two-thirds of untreated cases … Continue reading

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Help Wally get his play back!

You might think Wally is a sweet cuddly teddy bear or a little woolly lamb. He is really a 1 year old adorable curly haired pup. He loves to play ball, attack plastic soda bottles, and occasionally he chase his fluffy … Continue reading

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Central Texas Parrotheads host Pirate’s Ball benefiting Austin Pets Alive!

Argh, Matey! Pirate’s Ball be upon us! Central Texas Parrothead Club brings you the annual Pirate’s Ball, a three day party fit for a Pirate! Check out all of the festivities happening over the long weekend: Friday, Aug. 8th:  Welcome … Continue reading

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Meet Parvo Survivor Ray Benson!

Meet Ray Benson! Ray was owner surrendered into our Parvo ICU June 24th and was just released this morning! When Ray was surrendered to APA! he was in terrible condition and likely would have died had he not come in … Continue reading

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Agent Colson is back on his mission!

Agent Colson still needs YOUR help! He had surgery at the eye specialist on both eyes but is still needing further corrective surgery. Right now the fur on his eye lids is still rubbing on the cornea. Additionally he needs … Continue reading

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