Category Archives: Partnerships

Say Cheese! And help him too! Almost complete!

Poor Cheese was only a wee kitten of 3 weeks  when he arrived at APA’s doorstep. We could tell he had some sort of vision issues even then but he was so young the most important task was making sure … Continue reading

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Hugo Needs More Insulin! Fund Complete! Thank You!

Meet Hugo! Hugo is a very sweet 5yr old Dachshund Mix that is living in foster care because he is diabetic. He was surrendered by his owners at the beginning of the year due to his diabetes. Unfortunately they were … Continue reading

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Shamrock Gets A Better Outlook & A Better Chance At A Forever Family

Shamrock was a very misunderstood dog! He is a six year old Chihuahua that is diabetic and had vision loss due to cataracts. The cataracts were very likely caused by uncontrolled diabetes (from before his time with Austin Pets Alive!). There were times … Continue reading

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First Connect Insurance Partners with APA!

We are thrilled to announce our unique partnership with First Connect Insurance. First Connect is the “first” auto insurance provider with a heart and mission to give back to the community in your own backyard. Their mission is to cultivate … Continue reading

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Why Lolli Isn’t Around for SXSW

Lolli was a staff and volunteer favorite. She would tilt her head and cross her paws in such a way that everyone could easily tell what a curious, smart little lady she was. In fact, her cuteness landed her a … Continue reading

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Paw X Paw W

The time has come- the time so many Austinites look forward to. The music, the films, the presentations, the traffic. SXSW is upon us and Austin Pets Alive! has a few things of our own going on. Check it out: … Continue reading

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Big Things Happening!

  In shelters everywhere, big adult dogs have an especially hard time finding adopters. Many spend several months in APA!’s shelter, longing for the day when someone will take them home. Our dog behavior and matchmaker programs are doing great work … Continue reading

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The Puzzle Comes Together

Austin could not be no-kill without the deliberate coordination and teamwork of multiple players. While Austin Pets Alive! focuses on very specific demographics that no other shelter can serve, other shelters are an essential part of the no-kill puzzle. Take … Continue reading

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