Category Archives: Volunteering

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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The Orange RuffTail Fitness Challenge by Bill Ruel

The Orange RuffTail Fitness Challenge by Bill Ruel I’m a few weeks away from my 1 year anniversary of volunteering at APA! I started as a Rufftail Runner on July 14, 2014. Most of what I do at APA! is … Continue reading

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Bottle Baby Nursery T-Shirt Contest

It’s that time of year again! Every year, volunteers of the Bottle Baby Nursery Program at APA! vote on a t-shirt design that will be the new bottle baby shirt for the year. All designs are submitted by volunteers! This is what … Continue reading

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Flooding Update

Thank you for the incredible outpouring of support after Monday’s flooding in Austin! We could not do what we do without all the help we receive from the community, and that has been especially evident yesterday and today. If you … Continue reading

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May 2015 Volunteers of the Month – Deanne Croan & Ingrid Ellerbee

Thank you to May’s Volunteers of the Month, Deanne Croan & Ingrid Ellerbee. Deanne and Ingrid have been generously volunteering at APA! for years, they have been invaluable to APA! in so many areas! This is what their peers have … Continue reading

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March 2015 Volunteer of the Month- Diane Stapley

Thank you to March’s Volunteer of the Month, Diane Stapley. Diane has been generously volunteering at APA! for years, she has been invaluable to APA! in so many areas! This is what her peers have to say about her: Diane … Continue reading

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Now Interviewing – Austin Pets Alive! Volunteer Coordinator

Summary Under general supervision, this employee will coordinate all activities of Austin Pets Alive!’s volunteer program including recruiting, training, recognizing, and supporting volunteers, maintaining volunteer records, and performing related work required to achieve APA!’s No-Kill mission. The ideal candidate is … Continue reading

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