Monthly Archives: May 2016

Get a Smooch from Ebert

A Guest Post By Jessica Borda Ebert has been with Austin Pets Alive! just over 300 days now, but there is never a time limit in finding the perfect home for every dog here! When Ebert first came to APA!, … Continue reading

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Media Release: Austin Pets Alive! Is The Last Chance For Many “Broken”, Unwanted Pets In Central Texas

Austin Pets Alive! Is The Last Chance For Many “Broken”, Unwanted Pets In Central Texas May 24, 2016 (Austin, TX)- A newborn puppy discovered alone and covered in fleas and maggots, a two-month old husky mix with paralysis in her hind … Continue reading

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Protect your pups against Distemper and Parvovirus

With the summer months readily approaching, we typically see an uptick of dogs coming into our care that are on ‘distemper watch’ or ‘parvo watch’. This is typically due to the uncertainty of previous vaccinations and the rise in spread … Continue reading

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Kaleigh gets to see her world without discomfort

Kaleigh is an APA! foster who was recently adopted into a loving home. Here is Kaleigh’s story and how APA! and medical support from our friends at MettaSound Veterinary Imaging helped her to live a better life and find a loving home. Kaleigh was originally at … Continue reading

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Raven’s Congenital Heart Defect – FUND COMPLETE! THANK YOU!

Can you donate to get little Raven’s heart on road to prognosis? Little Raven came to APA when she was when she was still a twinkle in her mother’s eyes! Raven was born under the care of Austin Pets Alive … Continue reading

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Surgery Needed ASAP for New Intake! – FUND COMPLETE! THANK YOU!

Dory is a 7yr old Lab Mix that was rescued from euthanasia Tuesday because  has a large mass growing into her trachea.The mass is large and growing under her chin. Because the mass is in a such a sensitive area … Continue reading

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Maddie’s Fund Surprises Ellen Jefferson, DVM, and Other Industry Super Heroes with $90K in Grant Awards

  Austin Pets Alive!’s Executive Director Ellen Jefferson, DVM, was presented a surprise grant today at the HSUS Animal Care Expo. As one of the nine recipients of the 2016 Hero Award, Dr. Jefferson stated, “It was such a wonderful surprise to … Continue reading

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Meet Parvo Survivor Sparky! – FUND COMPLETE! THANK YOU!

Meet Sparky! Sparky is a member of the Parvo ICU Alumni. He first came to APA on March 14th. He was very sick when he arrived and was started on intense IV therapy. Finally on March 22nd, 8 days later … Continue reading

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