Category Archives: Special Needs Pets

To Meet Balu Is To Love Balu!

Balu is 7 years young. He loves tennis balls and spending time with us and our resident dog. He is the sweetest thing and SO well behaved! He’s amazing in a crate during the day and rarely barks. He would … Continue reading

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Tulip Needs Your Help Blooming!

This sweet girl needs some help! Tulip is a 2yr old Terrier Mix that has a mass just under her jaw that needs to be sent off to a laboratory to tell us what it is. We suspect that it … Continue reading

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Merlin Has Had Surgery And Is Recovering! Pictures Coming Soon! THANK YOU!

                    Merlin just arrived to APA today and as you can see he is is bad shape! He has a broken femur and a broken pelvis and neither can heal without … Continue reading

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Meet Handsome Rangel!

Isn’t Rangel handsome! Rangel is a 1yr old Rottweiler/Shepard Mix that is always happy to say hello! He is a young, exuberant boy and loves to play with people and go out and expend some of his boundless energy! However … 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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UPDATE – Remember Bruno? He Still Needs YOU!

A few months ago Bruno was in need of a trial medication called Cyclosporine to help him with severe skin allergies. This medication can be costly and APA needed your help to get Bruno started with a trial course. The medication … 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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Meet Sweet Peggy!

Peggy is a very happy post-partum terrier mix living at the Town Lake Animal Center. When Peggy was rescued in June this year she had 10 puppies she was nursing! That’s a lot of puppy! Peggy was a great mom … Continue reading

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