Monthly Archives: December 2008

Update on Scooter

Scooter was adopted to a nice family where he will have a little (person) friend as well as a new kitty friend.  The family patiently waited for 2 weeks while Scooter was recovering from his leg amputation and a tooth … Continue reading

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Night after Christmas party

Please join us on December 26th at a party to help us raise funds for the medical expenses for the pets in our care. Thanks to photographer Ed Lehmann ( and his dog Lola, who is in the photo and … Continue reading

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At 8 weeks old, Scooter was thrown out of a car along the 183 freeway. He was seen by a driver, dragging his hind legs as he tried to make it to the side of the road. Fortunately that passerby … Continue reading

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Golden Girl Seeking Restful Home

Hi!  I’m Dayjah. They say that beauty is only skin deep and I’m hoping you’re a believer!  My aging Mom was no longer able to care for me and my brother so we were sent to the shelter.  We were … Continue reading

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APA! keeps 6 dogs who entered TLAC from being euthanized

We don’t often talk about it because it isn’t quite as exciting but half of Austin Pets Alive!’s mission is to prevent animals from entering TLAC. Last week we had 2 success stories. 1. A young man brought his 5 … Continue reading

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Santa returns

South Austin Santa will be coming back to our adoption site on S. Congress this Sunday from noon-4.  We are on the corner of S. Congress and Gibson, in between Mars restaurant and Hotel San Jose. Get photos taken with … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from Eva   We last heard from Eva at Halloween.  Check out the link above.  And then look how big she has gotten!  She is now up to 25 pounds and is loving her puppy classes with Lee Mannix.  Eva’s … Continue reading

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Update 12/11: Tanner got adopted! APA! pulled Tanner from TLAC when he was scheduled to be euthanized because of a broken pelvis. Unfortunately, we don’ t know the story of this little guy before he showed up at TLAC. He’s … Continue reading

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