Austin Pets Alive! is not your average animal shelter. We maintain comprehensive, innovative programs designed to save the animals most at risk for euthanasia.
Flooding and Water Crisis Update
Thank you for providing us enough potable water to sustain our shelter through the duration of the water-boiling restrictions! Click below to read the latest.
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Pico’s TPLO Surgery
Silly, playful little Pico. This 1 and a half year old does not like being told that running around isn’t good for Read more »
Bamboo has bursts of zoomies and likes rolling around in the grass, but he's a low to medium energy guy who's content to do some sunbathing or just lay around the house with his humans. 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 »
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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 »
This handsome guy adores being around other cats. He'll flourish in a home with patient humans who can show him lots of affection. Come meet Shrimp, the catch of the day; available for market price! Read more »