Category Archives: Pets Needing Homes

Fabulous Frankie needs your help!

Meet Frankie! Frankie is a 4yr old wire-haired terrier mix and is a fun combination of sweet, spunky, and sassy! This cuddlesome girl loves to be help in her person’s lap to be snuggled. Now in foster care she is … Continue reading

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APA! Barn Cats Join the Force

Bridging the gap between the “unadoptable” and the “so adoptable that they’re being sought out,” APA!’s Barn Cat program is doing big things in the name of no-kill. So big in fact that the police called in to investigate. Don’t … Continue reading

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Meet Lucky and Maximillano!

How cute are these pipsqueaks! Lucky and Maximillano are two chihuahua mixes that are in need of orthopedic surgery. Both of these guys are about 5 lbs (yes! a whole 5lbs!) and have opposite needs that are out of place. … Continue reading

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A note from Ellen Jefferson

On December 31st, 2013, I wrote you as I was sitting at my desk watching celebratory emails mix with emails from APA! staff and volunteers about the dozens of sick, injured, and young pets that needed our help.  In that email, … Continue reading

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Hello Dolly!

Meet Dolly! Dolly is a senior lady (13yrs old) and is a black and white Rat Terrier mix. Austin Pets Alive rescued Dolly from euthanasia in February and have been treating her for pulmonary hypertension the last few weeks. She … Continue reading

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Another update on Jakey

2/28/14: We are so sad to let you know that Jakey has passed.  After breaking with the Parvo virus his condition worsened due to significant protein loss.  He was in the best hands being cared for in a nationally recognized … Continue reading

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Jakey

Although it is a horrific injury and something that should have never happened, we stand firm that saving Jakey is the only option. He told us he had a will to live when he licked the hand of our young … Continue reading

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Jakey

Your donation today can help save Jakey, a seven month old dachshund-mix who was severely burned in an unknown accident. Jakey is currently being treated with IV pain medication, IV fluids, and antibiotics in the APA! medical clinic. His treatment … Continue reading

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