Austin Pets Alive! is not your average animal shelter. We maintain comprehensive, innovative programs designed to save the animals most at risk for euthanasia.
Celebrating Adopt-a-Dog Month!
October is National Adopt-a-Dog month and what better way to celebrate than by highlighting our wonderfully trained Canine Good Citizen and TOP (Total Obedience Program) dogs with a special adoption event!
from the blog
Koda’s Bile Acid Tests
Koda is a precious one-month-old Husky mix who is currently suffering from neurological episodes, especially after she eats Read more »
Toro is a real dog's dog. He loves to run and jump and sniff and swim and fetch and do all of the wonderful things dogs do. Toro would be an excellent wing man! 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 »
Lucy is the type of human-loving cat that will great you at the door with sweet mews and affectionate rubs after a long day. Will you be her forever home? Read more »