Monthly Archives: April 2014

The Behavior Team needs YOUR help!

My name is Mike Kaviani, and I am the Dog Behavior Program Manager with Austin Pets Alive! Here at APA!, our dogs are offered progressive programs such as Play Group, one-on-one and group obedience training, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Rough … Continue reading

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A Note from Ellen Jefferson

Hello Everyone! As you may have recently learned, APA! received $1.26M from Maddie’s Fund as part of the $3M total award to Austin Humane Society (AHS), Austin Animal Center (AAC), and Austin Pets Alive! This was the largest LifeSavings Award … Continue reading

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Go Green for Your Furry Best Friend

With Earth Day upon us, you might be thinking of ways to green your life. As you look for ways to make your home more eco-friendly, don’t forget about your furry friend. There are plenty of simple things you can do that … Continue reading

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Austin Pets Alive’s Dobby needs your help

Dobby has been one of APA’s most challenging cases to date. Dobby came to APA in August of 2012 and we quickly discovered that she was in need of more than we could have imagined. In addition to Dobby’s significant, multiple medical … Continue reading

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Events – April 2014

The Hightower – Night out!: April 2nd at 5PM Join APA! at The Hightower on April 2nd where a percentage of food proceeds will go to our life saving efforts! Bring your dog and join us on the patio for … Continue reading

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April Volunteer of the Month- Heather Jafar

Each month, Austin Pets Alive! is thrilled to highlight one of our stand-out volunteers as the APA! Volunteer of the Month. This month, we are excited to honor the exemplary work of our Dog Program star, Heather Jafar! This is … Continue reading

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Buddy Buddy needs a trip to the lab!

Isn’t Buddy Buddy sweet! She is an 8yr old DSH dilute tortoiseshell that had some blood work done before coming to APA that indicated she may have renal disease. In order to make a definitive diagnosis though we need to recheck … Continue reading

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Fabulous Frankie needs your help!

Meet Frankie! Frankie is a 4yr old wire-haired terrier mix and is a fun combination of sweet, spunky, and sassy! This cuddlesome girl loves to be help in her person’s lap to be snuggled. Now in foster care she is … Continue reading

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