Monthly Archives: March 2016

New Intake Kaleigh – FUND COMPLETE! THANK YOU!

Meet new intake Kaleigh. Kaleigh is a 7yr old Maltese Mix that is in need of some TLC. She has keraconjunctivitis sicca, better know as dry eye, and needs a special eye drop for this. We are looking to purchase … Continue reading

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Choco-Total Ear Canal Ablation Needed – FUND COMPLETE! THANK YOU!

You may remember Choco from our previous posts. He is quite the popular guy around here and over the time he has been a part of APA (since July 2013) has won all of our hearts over! Choco has been … Continue reading

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Media Release: Austin Pets Alive!’s Medical Clinic Saves Dog With Ruptured Intestines

Austin Pets Alive!’s Medical Clinic Saves Dog With Ruptured Intestines March 29, 2016 (Austin, TX)– Austin Pets Alive!’s Medical Clinic performed life saving surgery to rescue Patsy, a dog who consumed a foreign body, causing her to become emaciated and … Continue reading

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Benny – heartworm positive and coughing! FUND COMPLETE! THANK YOU!

Benny needs your help! Benny is 8yrs old and heartworm positive. He has a terrible cough and a heart murmur; this in conjunction with a positive heartworm status is not good! Benny needs an echocardiogram of his heart before treatment … Continue reading

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We Need Your Voice: Stop the Proposed Use of Leghold Traps In Austin

Guest post by Larry Tucker Austin is the safest major city in the country for pets. An animal arriving at Austin Animal Center has a better than a 95 percent chance of leaving the shelter alive, destined for a forever … Continue reading

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The APA! Cat Concierge – Helping You Find The Perfect Feline Companion

The world of cat adoption can appear daunting. When browsing the Austin Pets Alive! website, a potential adopter is faced with hundreds of faces all equally deserving of a forever home. The dog team at Austin Pets Alive! has long … Continue reading

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Ackley: Love Muffin, Goofy Dude, Life Saver

Look at this face? What do you see? A total love muffin? A big goofy dude with lots of manners? A life saver? Well, you’d be right on all of the above! Ackley is 2 year old pit bull terrier … Continue reading

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Lives Worth Saving: Cats in Renal Failure

There is a saying amongst veterinarians that “If your cat lives long enough, she will eventually have renal failure.” Chronic renal failure is an incurable condition that mainly afflicts middle-aged and older cats. It occurs when 75 percent or more … Continue reading

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