Austin Pets Alive! is not your average animal shelter. We maintain comprehensive, innovative programs designed to save the animals most at risk for euthanasia.
Justin Theroux donates $10,000 to Austin Pets Alive! on Ellen Show
from the blog
Spike’s TPLO Surgery
Spike is sweet, soft, and a prime cuddler – constantly determined to find the best position for back scratches. When Read more »
Marilla is delightful in all the ways dogs can be; goofy, cuddly, and completely unaware of her size. Read more »
Name a Pet at APA!
Looking for a creative gift?
Donate for the chance to name one of the hundreds of animals APA! saves each month. Read more »
Austin Pets Alive! is a proud recipient of funding from
Maddie's Fund®, helping to achieve a no-kill nation #ThanksToMaddie. Read more »
Any day of the week
We can't do it without YOU!
Volunteering with Austin Pets Alive! can be as easy as standing under a tent at some of Austin's coolest hang-outs. Read more »
The Annual Fund
The basic operating costs for all APA! programs.
The annual fund covers the basic operating costs for all APA! programs – the essentials needed to do this lifesaving work. Read more »
Austin Pets Alive! Thrift
Shop For You, Save a Life!
Austin's Newest Thrift Store is Now Open! Read more »
Meet Orange Crush
You will develop a big crush on Orange Crush when you meet him, which is appropriate because he is a big boy - and there is a lot to crush on! Read more »