Monthly Archives: May 2010


This big tom cat showed up at TLAC with some bad teeth but that didn’t stop him from wanting affection from everyone at the shelter. His medical needs landed him on the euthanasia list but APA! agreed to foster him. … Continue reading

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A Legacy for Buddy

On Friday morning, May 21st, a beautiful dog named Buddy was killed at Town Lake Animal Center.  A series of miscommunications both internally at TLAC and between TLAC and APA! resulted in a tragic death that could have been prevented by … Continue reading

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Update: Arizona and Alabama

As first mentioned in a previous post, these kittens were rapidly deteriorating and reduced to skin and bones in their struggle to survive. We are glad to report that they are eating on their own, gaining weight, and playing with the other … Continue reading

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This is Maria, a dilute Calico kitten that was brought to the shelter on May 10th after being found stranded on the upper deck of I-35. Poor thing was skinny, covered in fleas, and very dirty. She just looked so sad at … Continue reading

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Tucker update

Tucker, our little escape artist, did it again.  He dug out of the fence of his new owner’s house.  He was on the loose for awhile, but has finally turned up at Lifelong Friends Pet Adoptions in Lago Vista.  Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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Trailer Park Pet Prom 2010

It’s that time of year again – time to deck yourselves and your pets out in your best prom gear and join us at Torchy’s Trailer Park (map) on Saturday, June 5th from noon-5pm. Once again, we’ll have a costume … Continue reading

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When we pulled Sassy from TLAC, we noticed she had sore back legs, which we thought were sprains.  We took her to Animal Trustees of Austin where they x-rayed her and discovered that she actually has bilateral luxating patellas and … Continue reading

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Meet Arizona and Alabama

I’d like to introduce you to two kittens from our 4th A litter in the Bottle Baby program at APA!: Arizona & Alabama. These two tuxedo girls came in as Owner Surrender kittens with their littermates: Albuquerque, Adelaide, and Andes. Arizona … Continue reading

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