Austin Pets Alive! is not your average animal shelter. We maintain comprehensive, innovative programs designed to save the animals most at risk for euthanasia.
Black FUR-iday Special
Bring a furry friend home for the holidays! Adoption fees are waived on all of our kittens and cats, and our dogs 6 months and older, from Friday, Nov. 23 to Sunday, Nov. 25!
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Mark your calendars for #GivingTuesday 2018 and join the Austin Pets Alive! community on Tuesday, November 27th as we give Read more »
Howard is an intelligent, lovable pooch with the cutest, most perky ears! He is so full of affection and can't wait to meet his forever family. 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 »
Frank is a dapper dude who is always dressed to the nines, ready to make a grand entrance when you take him home. He's also a cat's cat; he really loves to snuggle up with other kitties. Read more »