Category Archives: Outreach

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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Without You, APA! Could be Homeless in 2015

Dear friends, A few months ago, we won a huge victory in our long quest to have our new shelter stay at our current location at TLAC. At that important meeting, Council Members Mike Martinez and Laura Morrison brought forward … 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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Chicken is NO Chicken

When Chicken came to Austin Pets Alive!, everyone knew he had quite the journey ahead. He was cold and weak… and didn’t have the energy to lift his own head. He couldn’t close his mouth or eyes and he was critically … Continue reading

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Winter is Coming!

Freezing temperatures are here and these love-able dogs are set on staying warm. The central heating doesn’t work throughout the shelter, so space heaters are used to keep two rows of kennels warm. These keep the dogs warm and safe, but are not in … Continue reading

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Cat Thrown from Car

Chaplain lived to tell the story of the time he was thrown from a car… And found a brand new forever home within a few short weeks. Chaplain’s story was told on several news outlets. He as well as a sweet … Continue reading

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Events – November 2014

Casa Chapala  - 5th Annual Austin Tequila Fest benefiting Austin Pets Alive!  Saturday, November 1st.  The Austin Tequila Fest is a cultural experience where agave lovers, enthusiasts, novices, and connoisseurs gather to learn, taste, and enjoy many 100% de Agave spirits including … Continue reading

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