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After 20 months at APA!, Louise is a story for the ages…

What does it mean for Austin to be a No-Kill city? It means a miracle like this can happen… My name is Cassandra and I’m the Matchmaker at Austin Pets Alive!. This weekend has been the best of my life. A … Continue reading

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Update on Dobby

 Dobby is a laid back and happy staffordshire terrier mix who had her most recent surgery in March 2013 to treat her injured and infected knee. Dobby is recovering in one of Austin Pets Alive!’s foster homes. According to Will McKinney, her foster … Continue reading

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Kids Want a Puppy for Christmas? Consider Fostering

As long as kids have written letters to Santa, they’ve written letters to Santa asking for puppies. What kid wouldn’t want a puppy?! Puppies are so cute, so cuddly and so much work. Perhaps before you consider adopting a puppy … Continue reading

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Austin’s Favorite Dog Contest**

Austin Pets Alive!, Korey Howell Photography and Austin Monthly present… A fundraiser benefiting Austin Pets Alive! Giving Austin’s Homeless Pets a Chance… Austin Pets Alive! is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to eliminating the euthanization of companion animals in Travis County.  … Continue reading

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Fun at the Farmer’s Market

APA! held its first adoption event at the downtown Austin Farmer’s Market today. Lauren, Jenalou, and I were the main volunteers, and Ryan, Sarah, and Meg all stopped by to visit. It was a blast. And totally insane in a … Continue reading

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The joys of fostering

I don’t know who (if anyone) is reading this blog, but it dawned on me that our posts about the dozen pups we are fostering might actually be scaring people who hadn’t fostered but were considering it. Tales of middle … Continue reading

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