Category Archives: Special Needs Pets

Another tiny pup with a dislocated hip!

This Zeus doesn’t want to be a sky and thunder god. He just wants to be some human’s favorite sidekick. To sweet little Zeus, people are his gods and he wants to be with them at all times – beside … 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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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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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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BEEVET Animal Hospital comes through for Princess the Poodle

Princess is an 11.5 year old Poodle mix who came to us with some serious eye troubles amongst other ailments. She may be a little old lady, but she’s spunky and full of spirit so we needed to take care her … Continue reading

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Shamrock Gets A Better Outlook & A Better Chance At A Forever Family

Shamrock was a very misunderstood dog! He is a six year old Chihuahua that is diabetic and had vision loss due to cataracts. The cataracts were very likely caused by uncontrolled diabetes (from before his time with Austin Pets Alive!). There were times … Continue reading

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