Austin Pets Alive! is not your average animal shelter. We pioneer innovative lifesaving programs designed to save the animals most at risk of euthanasia.

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Austin Pets Alive!

Innovation is in our blood. By creating first-of-their-kind programs, we save lives that otherwise would be lost.


lives saved

since 2008.



in 2020.


foster placements

in 2020.

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