Category Archives: Volunteering

Flooding Update

Follow us on Facebook for the most up-to-date information. We are open regular business hours for adoptions. Saturday, October 31 Happy Halloween!!! Thanks to our AMAZING volunteers and staff, all dogs were evacuated to flood free areas and 42 went … Continue reading

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Town Lake Animal Center Beautified Thanks to Lowe’s Heroes

On Tuesday, October 20, 2015 – Lowe’s Bee Caves location hosted their annual Lowe’s Heroes Day volunteer project at Town Lake Animal Center. The facelift our shelter received was thanks to the hard work of over 75 volunteers who shared part … Continue reading

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The Positive Reality of Volunteering at APA!

  A Guest Post By Kaylee Russell   I’ve heard people say that they could never volunteer at an animal shelter because it would be so depressing. Being around all those homeless animals is just too sad, they say. A few summers … Continue reading

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September 2015 Volunteers of the Month: Jean Lesniak & Brian Beardsley

Thank you to September’s Volunteers of the Month, Jean Lesniak & Brian Beardsley. Jean & Brian dedicate countless hours at Town Lake Animal Center to keep the animals fed and cared for. This is what their peers have to say … Continue reading

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Our Happy Tail Kennels Get A Facelift Thanks To Rackspace

  We’d like to send a big ‘Thank You’ to the hardworking team at Rackspace that sponsored our Happy Tail Kennels project. They volunteered over two days this week to make this rejuvenation project happen. By sponsoring the project, Rackspace funded all the supplies … Continue reading

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August 2015 Volunteer of the Month: Marilyn Fowler

Thank you to August’s Volunteer of the Month, Marilyn Fowler. She was instrumental in organizing the recent “Baby Shower” for the Neonatal Kitten Ward. This is what her peers have to say about her: Marilyn displayed great leadership during planning … Continue reading

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July 2015 Volunteer of the Month: Samantha Pollard

Thank you to July’s Volunteer of the Month, Samantha Pollard. She is a dedicated dog foster and works with some of our more difficult behavior cases. This is what her peers have to say about her: [Samantha] is the best. … Continue reading

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June 2015 Volunteer of the Month: Liz Stolle

Thank you to June’s Volunteer of the Month, Liz Stolle. Liz has done just about everything she can for APA!’s pups—from assessing dogs as they come in to following up after their adoptions. This is what her peers have to … Continue reading

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