Monthly Archives: January 2015

Big Sisters – Big Impacts

Austin Pets Alive! isn’t the only place that uses big brother and big sisters to make an impact. The Big Brothers and Big Sisters of America has been matching mentors with human “Littles” for over 100 years. The relationships formed … Continue reading

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Boo Boo Needs Our Help! – Fund Completed!

Boo Boo needs our help! Boo Boo is a 4yr old, 14lb chihuahua mix that came to APA through the Austin Animal Center in November of 2014. Boo Boo has been undergoing treatment for itchy skin and furloss but all … Continue reading

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American Pets Alive! 2015 Conference

We are  excited to announce our 5th annual American Pets Alive! conference! American Pets Alive! provides the forum for Austin Pets Alive! to share information on the life saving programs and protocols that helped Austin, Texas become the largest no-kill … Continue reading

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What you need to know about APA! code violations

Austin Pets Alive! recently faced an issue with building code violations at the Town Lake Animal Center. Several companies stepped up to ensure that we could continue saving lives without interruption. We have now addressed all city code violations and … Continue reading

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Win Brunch with Puppies and Kittens!

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Thank you to so many!

The following was written and submitted by APA! dog volunteer, Leora Orent: I volunteer at Austin Pets Alive! about 5 times a week. I spend my time there with the dogs and there is plenty to do to care for … Continue reading

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January 2015 Volunteer of the Month: Karen Hardwick

A warm thank you to January’s Volunteer of the Month, Karen Hardwick. If you have ever visited Town Lake Animal Center, you have undoubtedly seen her snapping photos or walking dogs. An indispensable part of the APA! team, Karen was … Continue reading

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Meet and Help Roxanne! – Surgery Completed!

Roxanne was rescued Sept 4th 2014 and was previously diagnosed with a grade 3/4 luxated patella. She is a 3rd old Pit Mix. Sadly the only fix is a surgical repair of both knees. She is a young, 3.5yr old … Continue reading

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