Category Archives: Pets Needing Homes

New Intake Star

Star is a brand new cat to Austin Pets Alive and was just transferred in today! She is a 10yr old beautiful medium-haired tortoiseshell. Unfortunately she also has a large mass under and behind her ear that is ulcerated and … Continue reading

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Little Violet Needs Your Help

Violet is just the most lovely and mellow girl. She will sit on her bed in a lap, or even held comfortably in someone’s arms for as long as they like, and when you set her down she sometimes becomes … Continue reading

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Come meet Tulip

You can’t judge a book by its cover, or a cat either for that matter!  Take Tulip…some might see a grumpy face and keep moving, never getting to know the super sweet and friendly kitty that resides inside.  Boy, would … Continue reading

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Hey! I’m Axel.

Hey! I’m Axel. You know how some dogs don’t know how to act? Like, do you know dogs that lose their cool if you take them out in public, or leave them home alone? Yeah… that’s not me. I’ve got … Continue reading

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Hector is feeling better thanks to Firehouse Animal Health Center

At 8 years old, Hector is a senior cat that was in desperate need of oral care when he came into the APA! Cat Program. His mouth was so painful he could not eat well and was constantly drooling. Due … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss Spanky’s HGTV Debut! Tune into House Hunters on Aug. 10

A Guest Post by Jessica Sinn Are you in the market for a fashion-forward interior designer? A true artist who can make your house into a warm, inviting home? Well look no further than Spanky—Austin Pets Alive’s resident designer and … Continue reading

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Going Bananas for a Very Special Kitten

A Guest Post by Ranelle Meroney Banana is a super cat – as in, “Supercat”! She came to the APA! nursery at 4 weeks old with a gruesome facial injury; a degloving of her lower lip, a swollen jaw and … Continue reading

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UPDATE! Raven’s heart condition and prognosis – HEART SURGERY NEEDED

You may remember Raven from previous posts. Raven had a congenital heart defect that was detected several months ago when she was a tiny puppy. Raven was born into the care of Austin Pets Alive with pulmonic stenosis,  an obstruction of … Continue reading

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