Category Archives: Organizational

Help These Long Stay Shelter Dogs Get Healthy!

Currently Austin Pets Alive! has 8 dogs that are in need of orthopedic surgery. Meet 5 of them! You can read all about them and donate to their cause below. Each of these dogs is currently on pain management therapy regime and in a foster … Continue reading

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What We’re Most Grateful For

2014 has been an incredible year (so far) and Austin Pets Alive! has so much to be grateful for. We are humbled daily by the fact that we simply could not exist without the compassion and love of an entire … Continue reading

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We Are Not Homeless!

You did it! You sent in your emails to city council. You sent us encouraging messages via email and Facebook. You signed up in favor of our extension. You showed up to City Hall sporting APA! gear at all hours … Continue reading

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Share the Love 2014

Austin Pets Alive! is excited to partner with Austin Subaru for this year’s Share the Love Event, starting November 20, 2014 and running through January 2, 2015. Over the last five years, Subaru has donated $25 million to charity during Share … Continue reading

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Austin’s Journey to “No-Kill”

Austin is a compassionate city known for its love for animals and its incredible no-kill status. But it wasn’t always that way. Check out this video documenting Austin’s journey to being the no-kill city you love so much.     … Continue reading

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APA! versus SAPA!

The competition is on! (And it comes with an awesome T-shirt!) It’s San Antonio Pets Alive versus Austin Pets Alive! in a match to see who can sell the most T-shirts this week. Check out the designs below and order your … Continue reading

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Become a Rufftail Runner

Rufftail Runners are set on developing “better-adjusted, healthier, and therefore, more adoptable dogs. And people.” This program began in 2010 and was opened to the general public in 2011. It started to become even more popular once APA! moved right next … Continue reading

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Your Dollars Fill This Collar

During your last visit to APA!, you may have noticed a banner like this one: Here’s the inside scoop: This summer has been a busy one at Austin Pets Alive!. On average, we have saved three more animals per day than … Continue reading

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