Category Archives: Pets Needing Homes

Say Cheese! And help him too! Almost complete!

Poor Cheese was only a wee kitten of 3 weeks  when he arrived at APA’s doorstep. We could tell he had some sort of vision issues even then but he was so young the most important task was making sure … Continue reading

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Gemini – adopted as a pup, returned as an adult

Lets flash back a little. Meet Gemini. Austin Pets Alive first met Gemini as a 1/2 pound, 4 week old puppy back in 2012. She was rescued along with her 10 siblings from the Bastrop shelter where they were to be … Continue reading

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Falcor Is All Fixed Up Thanks To BEEVET

Falcor is a 10 year old poodle mix currently in foster with Austin Pets Alive!. Falcor was brought into APA! programs back in August when he was transferred from Austin Animal Center as a medical case due to severe emaciation and dental … Continue reading

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A Day in Dazey’s Ward

A Guest Post By Kristen Hansen Ringworm is defined as “a contagious itching skin disease occurring in small circular patches, caused by any of a number of fungi and affecting chiefly the scalp or the feet.” It can affect all … Continue reading

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Punch Gets Surgery Thanks To BEEVET Animal Hospital

Punch is a mellow shephard mix who has nothing but love to give. Punch is a calm, laid back boy who enjoys attention, treats and toys with squeaky sounds. He gets along very well with other dogs and is said to … Continue reading

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You Could Be Passing Up On Some Of The Brightest Gems At APA!

  A Guest Post By Anna Crockett As a volunteer with the senior dogs of APA!, I know one of the shelter’s best kept secrets–senior dogs make some of the best pets! Many people pass by the kennels of senior … Continue reading

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Early Mornings with Rusty Sledge

A Guest Post by Lindsey Rima Early mornings at APA! are kind of wonderful. Parking is easy and the courtyard is a little quieter with some of the dogs still asleep. At that hour, there are usually just a few … Continue reading

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Freckle Faced, Expert Snuggler Seeking Forever Home.

A Guest Post By Acacia Tatro Oscar is a beautiful, freckle faced, gray and white dog. His previous owner left him unattended in a yard all day. When he found himself at AAC he was no longer wanted but luckily, … Continue reading

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