Monthly Archives: July 2016

The History of No Kill in Austin – Part 2: Advocacy to Action by Dr. Ellen Jefferson

This year Austin celebrates its fifth year as the largest No Kill City in the nation. And while that is a huge achievement, we find that most people don’t know how it was accomplished, or even what it means to … Continue reading

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Media Release: Puppy with Traumatic Amputation to Back Leg Arrives at Austin Pets Alive!

Puppy with Traumatic Amputation to Back Leg Arrives at Austin Pets Alive! July 29, 2016 (Austin, TX)- A young puppy with a traumatic amputation to her back leg arrived at Austin Pets Alive! and will likely need an additional amputation … Continue reading

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Another tiny pup with a dislocated hip! – FUND COMPLETE! THANK YOU!

<img class="aligncenter wp-image-37084 size-medium" src="http://www.austinpetsalive.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/Zeus2-218×145.jpg" alt="Zeus2" width="218" height="145" This Zeus doesn’t want to be a sky and thunder god. He just wants to be some human’s favorite sidekick. To sweet little Zeus, people are his gods and he wants to … Continue reading

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History of No Kill in Austin – Part 1: A Journey by Dr. Ellen Jefferson

This year Austin celebrates its fifth year as the largest No Kill City in the nation. And while that is a huge achievement, we find that most people don’t know how it was accomplished, or even what it means to … Continue reading

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At only 6 pounds Quinn needs major surgery – SURGERY COMPLETE! THANK YOU!

Quinn is TINY at only 5.75pounds! Little Quinn is a new arrival at APA. She was transferred to APA on July 15th after being tagged as “at risk” for euthanasia because of a dislocated hip. Quinn is requiring an FHO … Continue reading

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The Puppy Killer You Need To Know About: Parvo In Dogs

  Dr. Audrey Wystrach, Zippivet Like little humans, puppies are vulnerable to a number of contagious diseases and viruses since their immune systems are not yet fully developed. If you’ve got a new pup or even an older dog from … Continue reading

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Millie received the surgery she needed to live a happier and healthier life

Millie became an infamous face around Austin Pets Alive! during her short stay with us. Her severe underbite gave her a very distinct look. Luckily for Millie, even with what some referred to as fangs sticking out of her mouth … Continue reading

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Media Release: Dog With Serious Burn Arrives At Austin Pets Alive! For Treatment

Dog With Serious Burn Arrives at Austin Pets Alive! For Treatment July 19, 2016 (Austin, TX)- A dog with a serious burn arrives at Austin Pets Alive! for treatment. Wentworth, a young male dog with a severe burn on his entire … Continue reading

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