Austin Pets Alive! is not your average animal shelter. We maintain comprehensive, innovative programs designed to save the animals most at risk for euthanasia.
7th Annual No Kill Anniversary Party
Celebrating Austin’s 7th year as the nation’s largest No Kill City, this fun evening brings together the community that has made No Kill possible since 2011!
from the blog
Louis Needs FHO Surgery
Louis is a sweet two-year-old dog who was brought to APA! after being hit by a car. He’s now recovering in a loving Read more »
Alonso is one of the most people-oriented dogs you'll ever meet! Read more »
Constant Companions are a critical part of saving thousands of Austin’s most vulnerable animals every single year. 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 »
RideAustin for APA!
Round-Up Your Fare to Support APA!
Next time you need a rideshare, support APA! at the same time by choosing RideAustin. Read more »
Shop For You, Save a Life!
Austin's Newest Thrift Store is Now Open! Read more »
Sabbath is extremely loving, and generous with his kitty kisses! He will enthusiastically put his entire face as close to yours as possible. Cuddling with you and being held by you are also big on his Daily To Do List! Read more »