Monthly Archives: March 2014

Nothing but the Best for Steve O!

Meet Steve O! Steve O is an 8yr old, black and white DSH that has a taste for expensive food. Poor Steve O has had persistent skin issues that leave him itchy and scabby. His magical cure is a select protein … Continue reading

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APA! Barn Cats Join the Force

Bridging the gap between the “unadoptable” and the “so adoptable that they’re being sought out,” APA!’s Barn Cat program is doing big things in the name of no-kill. So big in fact that the police called in to investigate. Don’t … Continue reading

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Bill and Charlie Amplify their Contributions

Charlie already knew his dad was a hero. But Bill Symon wanted to do more. Meet Bill, an animal lover with a background in online marketing. He adopted his dog, Charlie, a little over one year ago. “Charlie was a … Continue reading

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Meet Lucky and Maximillano!

How cute are these pipsqueaks! Lucky and Maximillano are two chihuahua mixes that are in need of orthopedic surgery. Both of these guys are about 5 lbs (yes! a whole 5lbs!) and have opposite needs that are out of place. … Continue reading

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March Volunteer of the Month – Merriessa Anton

Austin Pets Alive! would like to extend many thanks to their March Volunteer of the Month: Merriessa Anton.  Merriessa has been volunteering with APA! since the fall of 2011 and we are glad to see her get the recognition that … Continue reading

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A note from Ellen Jefferson

On December 31st, 2013, I wrote you as I was sitting at my desk watching celebratory emails mix with emails from APA! staff and volunteers about the dozens of sick, injured, and young pets that needed our help.  In that email, … Continue reading

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Austinite pup Terry is itchy with allergies!

Meet Terry! Terry is an Austin native and has the allergies to prove it! His skin is so itchy the poor guy needs to be on lifelong medications to help him be comfortable. He was diagnosed with environmental and food … Continue reading

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Baby

You can help Baby and her sister stay with their forever family. Both kitties are rescues and live with their loving mother. Unfortunately, the pet deposit at their new apartment is costly, and mom will have to surrender her kitties … Continue reading

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