Category Archives: Volunteering

New Volunteer Management System is Live!

Great news for APA! volunteers and team leaders! The new volunteer management system powered by Volunteer² is up and running! There are several important reasons we have decided to move to this system, including: Centralizing communications and scheduling systems (Vol² … Continue reading

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It’s Not Just a Bottle Baby Nursery

Birdie was no more than a few days old when she came to APA!. At 76 grams and no larger than the palm of a hand, Birdie needed to stay nourished and warm. Birdie was initially placed with a nursing … Continue reading

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Bill and Charlie Amplify their Contributions

Charlie already knew his dad was a hero. But Bill Symon wanted to do more. Meet Bill, an animal lover with a background in online marketing. He adopted his dog, Charlie, a little over one year ago. “Charlie was a … Continue reading

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March Volunteer of the Month – Merriessa Anton

Austin Pets Alive! would like to extend many thanks to their March Volunteer of the Month: Merriessa Anton.  Merriessa has been volunteering with APA! since the fall of 2011 and we are glad to see her get the recognition that … Continue reading

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February Volunteer of the Month – Kate Hill

As we wrap up the month of February, Austin Pets Alive! would like to thank our February Volunteer of the Month – Kate Hill! Kate is an active and necessary part of the cat team. Not only is Kate more than happy to take on the … Continue reading

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2013 Review: Dazey’s Ward

This week, the Cat Program is looking at Dazey’s Ward’s performance in 2013.  Many cats are put on the euthanasia lists at animal shelters solely because they have ringworm, a fungus similar to athlete’s foot, which is highly treatable.  Since … Continue reading

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January Volunteer of the Month – Jess Borda

Austin Pets Alive! would like to extend many thanks to their January Volunteer of the Month: Jess Borda. Not only does Jess oversee the totaling of volunteer hours (no small task!), but she also organizes and implements the Walking Warriors, … Continue reading

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APA! Holiday Hours

Happy Holidays!   Austin Pets Alive! is open to adopters, donors, and volunteers during the following time frames this holiday season.  We are located at the Town Lake Animal Center, 1156 W. Cesar Chavez St., Austin TX 78703. Adoptions Christmas … Continue reading

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