Monthly Archives: October 2016

My Name is Mysterio

  Hello, My Name is Mysterio Hi, fellow adopters! My name is Mysterio. I’m a 12-year- old gentleman with a heart of a puppy. I’m very food motivated and love to spend time outside or going on car rides! I … Continue reading

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Austin Pets Alive! will be hosting a special screening of the documentary “The Champions” along with Q&A with the director

“The Champions” is an inspirational story about the pit-bulls rescued from the brutal fighting ring of Michael Vick, and those who risked it all to save them, despite the intense pressure to kill them. It is a story of second-chances, … Continue reading

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Nate is seeking a change of heart – FUND COMPLETE! THANK YOU!

Poor Nate was found as a stray dog on Oct 17th wandering the streets all alone! Lucky for him he was rescued by Animal Control Officers and taken to the Austin Animal Center. He appeared to be in good condition … Continue reading

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You Share. SpareFoot Donates.

SpareFoot loves pups. You share. SpareFoot donates. The #SparePups campaign is the latest in SpareFoot’s “We Can Store That” series and they have chosen Austin Pets Alive! and Austin Humane Society to receive the charitable contributions from this campaign. When you share the … Continue reading

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Austin Shares Best Practices of No Kill Communities Through its No Kill Conference

Austin, TX – The Sixth Annual American Pets Alive! No Kill Conference will be held on November 5-7, 2016, in Austin, Texas. Thanks to our sponsors: The Ron Fletcher Estate, Maddie’s Fund (maddiesfund.org), Best Friends (bestfriends.org), PawEdu (pawedu.org), and Animal Farm … Continue reading

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Patsy – A Life Saving Mission – Fund Complete! Thank you!

You may remember sweet Patsy from a recent posting. Patsy is a dog that cannot resist the temptation to eat anything and everything. This may seem like a harmless habit but for Patsy it has meant THREE surgeries to remove … Continue reading

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When a vehicle is more than simply transportation

Sometimes a vehicle is simply a method of transportation to get a person from one place to another but here at APA! our transport vans provide so much more than just transportation. Without these vehicles we could not save nearly as many … Continue reading

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What Really Constitutes A Medical Emergency For My Pet?

We asked our friend Dr. Audrey Wystrach of ZippiVet, what really constitutes a medical emergency for our pets. In her blog, ‘High Risk Or A Hairball? What’s A Pet Emergency‘ she answered our questions and offered advice for being prepared … Continue reading

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