Monthly Archives: August 2014

UPDATE and correction on Casper!

Casper is a goofball of a pup that loves to play and be rowdy. He has already survived parvovirus, showing the world he is a survivor, and now he needs your help. His hips are in need of surgery. He is … Continue reading

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Cerenia

Kittens that are just a few days old are fragile even when healthy, so treating sick kittens can be challenging.  Luckily, our dedicated team of bottle baby staff and volunteers are kitten experts and can nurse even some of the … Continue reading

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Is large, loving and friendly your type? Meet Louie!

Louie is a very sweet 2yr old Pitty Mix. He is 60lbs of pure love and really enjoys human company. He truly is man’s best friend! We don’t know Louie’s history but he has a pellet in his head from … Continue reading

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Meet Sheldon!

Sheldon is a 1.5yr old retriever mix that has had skin issues since coming into the shelter. He has been diagnosed and treated for several skin conditions including ringworm and mange repeatedly but has not had resolution. The vets are now … Continue reading

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Adding a Cat to the Family

Imagine handing out treats and name tags at the front door of your home for your new cat and your resident pets. Imagine happy munches and friendly meows or woofs as they blend and bond instantly and forever. Then blink … Continue reading

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August Volunteer of the Month- Mary Jonse

Austin Pets Alive! is proud to recognize our volunteer of the month for August, Mary Jonse. Mary is an indispensable part of the APA! team, almost single-handedly giving an honest chance to one particularly challenging (but no less wonderful) group of animals: incontinent cats. … Continue reading

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A Home for Laika

Sweet Laika was discovered as a stray, and her new mommy did an intensive owner search but was unable to successfully identify Laika’s origins. She did not want to leave Laika in a shelter in San Marcos and is willing to keep her, but she … Continue reading

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Remember Penelope?

A few months ago, you may have seen Penelope’s story on the news. She had been brutally attacked by a dog in her own home and her jaw had been broken. It was also discovered that she had  unweaned kittens to take care of! … Continue reading

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