Category Archives: Pets Needing Homes

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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Meet Olivia – Min Pin Tripod

  Donate Now Just look at that face! Olivia is a 6yr old Miniature Pinscher Mix that was rescued in early June. She came to APA with one rear leg amputated already. Unfortunately we aren’t sure what happened to Olivia … Continue reading

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UPDATE – Tipsy’s Last Chance

After having gone to Texas A&M for a 2nd heart surgery on May 6th we just recently found out that the surgery was not successful. Tipsy is 11 months old and has now undergone 2 surgeries this year to repair … Continue reading

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Help Epstean, Donate Today

Poor Epstean! Epstean is a 5yr old Terrier/Boxer mix that came to us, saved from euthanasia, with a large golf-ball sized tumor at the front of his lower mandible. Amazingly he was eating well and loving life despite what must … Continue reading

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The FeLV Adoption Center…A Kitty Oasis Is Waiting For You!

 A Guest Post by Kaylee Russell Tucked away among kennels filled with barking dogs longing for attention and busy staff and volunteers scurrying around to help the never ending flow of homeless animals, is an orange door. Open the door and then … Continue reading

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Remember Shamrock? FUND COMPLETE! THANK YOU!

Remember Shamrock? Shamrock is an APA long stay dog. Sadly he has been with us since March 2014! He is only 7yrs old and about 10lbs. We can’t quite figure out why he has not yet been adopted but he … Continue reading

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Get a Smooch from Ebert

A Guest Post By Jessica Borda Ebert has been with Austin Pets Alive! just over 300 days now, but there is never a time limit in finding the perfect home for every dog here! When Ebert first came to APA!, … Continue reading

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How I fell in love with Barky, and how YOU can too!

How I fell in love with Barky, and how YOU can too! A guest post by Kristina Schmunk This is a true story about how a volunteer fell in love with a white, black-spotty dog named Barky and their adventures while he … Continue reading

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