Category Archives: Special Needs Pets

Willie Nelson Can’t Get On The Road Again Without YOU!

Meet Sweet Willie Nelson! Willie is a 6yr old Retriever Mix that was found as a stray and transferred to Austin Pets Alive the middle of November. He has had multiple issues including a broken canine that needed to be … Continue reading

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Meet Tammy!

How cute is Tammy! She is all smiles for the camera! Tammy is a 9 month old terrier pit mix. She loves to cuddle and knows several commands. She gets a long great with other dogs and loves to play. … Continue reading

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Help Reno Get His Heart Fixed! – FUND COMPLETED! THANK YOU!

Meet Reno! Reno is a 2yr old male Pit Mix that is heartworm positive. Unfortunately that is not Reno’s only problem. He also has a leaky heart valve and so we need to know how to best proceed with his heartworm … 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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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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