Monthly Archives: September 2011

A Bastrop-Inspired Happy Ending

Through our work in the Bastrop recovery we happened to find a very special adopter for a very special pup named Xanadu (now Baylee). We think the story is best told in her own words. Enjoy! I am very happy … Continue reading

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Survivor Adoption Event Recap

Our Survivor adoption event was a HUGE success and over 150 cats and dogs found homes! A huge thank you to all of our volunteers, staff, fosters, supporters and attendees for making all of this possible. We’d especially like to … Continue reading

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Sewing for a Cause at Stitch Lab

The Stitch Lab on S. 1st hosted a group of dog lovers, sewing enthusiasts and Austin Pets Alive! volunteers Monday night to make “Adopt Me!” vests for the dogs. With lots orange material, green borders and white paint in-hand, our … Continue reading

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Kipper is a survivor of the Bastrop fires and has been reunited with his family.  However, Kipper was severely injured, with all four paws badly burnt as well as suffering burns to his face.  “He is quite the trooper for … Continue reading

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Austin’s “Best in Show”

Midtown Groom & Board and Austin Subaru are throwing Austin’s first annual Midtown Mutt-Minster, a ‘best in show’ competition highlighting Austin’s true mixed breeds and benefiting  Austin Pets Alive! Hosted by Jason & Deb from 101x and held at the … Continue reading

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APA! Doggie Valedictorians!

We know the school year just started, but these two pups already have their eye on graduation.  They intend to be top of the class and cart their doggie degrees off with them straight into an adoptive home!  Please meet … Continue reading

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It’s Mason!  He is an awesome dog who is going out to the canine center once a week to work on his anxiety and build his self confidence around other doggies (poor guy is scared!). His trainer said he was … Continue reading

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Frances and Pumpkin

Austin Pets Alive! has taken in two diabetic cats this past week from Town Lake Animal Center. One is in pretty critical condition and being hospitalized at the vet clinic here at APA while the other is in foster. They … Continue reading

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