Category Archives: P.A.S.S.

Austin Pets Alive’s Dobby needs your help

Dobby has been one of APA’s most challenging cases to date. Dobby came to APA in August of 2012 and we quickly discovered that she was in need of more than we could have imagined. In addition to Dobby’s significant, multiple medical … Continue reading

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You can help keep Outkast with his mommy by helping to raise $300 for their apartment pet deposit.

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You can help Baby and her sister stay with their forever family. Both kitties are rescues and live with their loving mother. Unfortunately, the pet deposit at their new apartment is costly, and mom will have to surrender her kitties … Continue reading

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Zuky’s mom is in a tough financial situation and cannot afford her apartment’s pet deposit.  Zuky’s owner was in tears at the thought of having to give up Zuky, and we’d like to raise the $400 pet deposit needed so … Continue reading

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When Buster’s human passed away, he found his way into a new home. Unfortunately, Buster is in pain and needs dental work, but his new owner is on disability and cannot afford the dental care Buster needs. Can you help?

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December Volunteer of the Month – Gail Nelson!

Austin Pets Alive! is pleased to announce our December Volunteer of the Month: Gail Nelson! In 2012, Gail helped APA! begin the PASS Boarding Program, an extension of the Positive Alternatives to Shelter Surrender.  This program helps people rehome or … Continue reading

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Sweet Marley is at risk of losing his home.  He currently lives with his adoring human family (a dad and sweet little daughter), but the family is in a bind and needs help paying their apartment’s pet deposit.  Marley’s owner … Continue reading

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Lady and Bella need your help!

These two beautiful pups are Lady and Bella. Their mom has decided to go back to college in San Marcos to create a better life for her and her doggies but cannot afford the pet deposit. She has tried friends … Continue reading

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