Category Archives: Pets Needing Homes

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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Luna’s down on her luck. Can you help her?

Luna is a beautiful 62 pound Weimeraner Mix that has been living at the Town Lake Animal Center with APA since February 2016. Sadly Luna was surrendered to the Austin Animal Center because her owners were having a baby and … 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

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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At only 6 pounds Quinn needs major surgery

Quinn is TINY at only 5.75pounds! Little Quinn is a new arrival at APA. She was transferred to APA on July 15th after being tagged as “at risk” for euthanasia because of a dislocated hip. Quinn is requiring an FHO … Continue reading

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Big Boy strikes a pose for donations!

Look at that pose! Big Boy is such a ham trying to work it to find his forever home! Big Boy is an 8yr old Pit Mix that was owner surrendered to animal control officers while out in the city. … Continue reading

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