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Dogs Like Max Are What APA! Is All About

From Scared Sick Puppy to Friendly Goofball, Meet Max! Every once in a while, a dog or cat comes along that reminds us exactly what Austin Pets Alive! is all about. Right now, that dog is Max. Max is a … Continue reading

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Parvo Ward Success: Miracle

Canine Parvovirus is a highly contagious, life-threatening virus that rapidly infects and divides cells in a dog’s body, which most severely affects the intestinal tract. Showing signs of parvovirus infection once meant immediate and absolute killing of puppies and dogs at … Continue reading

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Cerenia Medication

Wrangler is representing the many kittens and puppies who need a particular medication, Cerenia, to beat the virus they are fighting and get better.  Cerenia is used to prevent vomiting and is very useful in fighting the battle panleukemia kittens … Continue reading

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Parvo Puppies Need Your Help!

At Austin Pets Alive, we believe that every animal should be given a second chance and parvo puppies are no exception.  We take all the parvo positive dogs from Town Lake Animal Center and with one week of intensive treatment, … Continue reading

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Year-End Highlight of the Parvo Pup Program: 224 pups treated

Mandy came to APA! from TLAC with parvo in March. After spending a week with Ellen, I took her in as my first foster. Mandy was skinny, had little energy and an even littler appetite. Recovery was slow (she showed … Continue reading

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