Austin Pets Alive! is not your average animal shelter. We maintain comprehensive, innovative programs designed to save the animals most at risk for euthanasia.
Celebrating Adopt-a-Dog Month!
October is National Adopt-a-Dog month and what better way to celebrate than by highlighting our wonderfully trained Canine Good Citizen and TOP (Total Obedience Program) dogs with a special adoption event!
from the blog
Koda’s Bile Acid Tests – FUND COMPLETED!
Koda is a precious one-month-old Husky mix who is currently suffering from neurological episodes, especially after she eats Read more »
Alexander is a love bug and greets everyone with a smile. He's also TOP Dog Ready! Are you his new playmate? Read more »
Constant Companions are a critical part of saving thousands of Austin’s most vulnerable animals every single year. Read more »
Austin Pets Alive! is a proud recipient of funding from
Maddie's Fund®, helping to achieve a no-kill nation #ThanksToMaddie. Read more »
Any day of the week
We can't do it without YOU!
Volunteering with Austin Pets Alive! can be as easy as standing under a tent at some of Austin's coolest hang-outs. Read more »
RideAustin for APA!
Round-Up Your Fare to Support APA!
Next time you need a rideshare, support APA! at the same time by choosing RideAustin. Read more »
Shop For You, Save a Life!
Austin's Newest Thrift Store is Now Open! Read more »
Josie is an independent, mature kitty with a resilient spirit. Learn more about her harrowing story (and how you can adopt her!) by clicking her picture above. Read more »