Category Archives: Special Needs Pets

O’Neil is struggling and needs YOUR help

O’Neil is a black lab mix that APA! originally saved as a parvo dog. He went through a full 2 weeks of treatment before he tested negative and was able to come out of the Parvo ICU. 2 weeks is … Continue reading

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Introducing Dozer: Dog Meets World and World Helps Dog!

Meet Dozer, the adorable 10 month old Boxer mix! He is such a fun-loving happy little guy! He is incredibly full of life and energy! He really knows no stranger and thinks every thing (and every person!) is a playmate. … Continue reading

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Deaven Was Hit By A Car And Left To Die But Now YOU Can Help!

Meet Deaven! Deaven is a wonderful 4yr old male pit mix. He is very friendly and loves to be around people. He was found as a stray, hit by a car,  but we feel he must have had a home … Continue reading

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Little Bear’s Story – YOU can help him!

Little Bear is a whopping 6lbs of attitude! He is a 5yr old Long Coat Chuihuahua that was rescued from euthanasia on the 7th of this month. He was owner surrendered to the Austin Animal Center specifically because of the … Continue reading

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We need our dental machine repaired!

Help! Our dental drill/polisher hand piece is not working and needs to be replaced! On average the Medical Clinic will perform 5-10 dental surgeries a month on dogs and cats that are in desperate need of cleanings and extractions. Because all of the cases … Continue reading

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Our Recent Fund Graduates! Updates below

  So far this month Ely, Tiger Lilly, Grams, and Tallie have all had their medical funds completed and paid for… Read an update on them now! Ely is scheduled and ready for his orthopedic surgery! On October 22nd Mobile … Continue reading

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The Most Difficult and Expensive Shelter Cases……..

Currently Austin Pets Alive! has 9 dogs that are in need of orthopedic surgery. You can read all about them and donate to their cause below. Each of these dogs is currently on pain management therapy regime and in a foster home waiting for their … Continue reading

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Roxanne’s knobby knees are a knockin!

Poor Roxanne! Her knees are messed up and she needs YOUR help! She has what is called bilateral luxating patellas which means her knee caps are moving in and out of place causing her discomfort and pain. Again, the only fix … Continue reading

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