Austin Pets Alive! is not your average animal shelter. We maintain comprehensive, innovative programs designed to save the animals most at risk for euthanasia.
APA! Hurricane Harvey Evacuations
Austin Pets Alive! has already helped save over 2,500 animals from Harvey's direct path. And we aren't stopping there!
from the blog
Dr. Jefferson on Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts
A Letter From Dr. Ellen Jefferson, Executive Director of Austin Pets Alive! I would never have expected, in a million years Read more »
Whether it's showing off his skills, tossing around his toys, or making friends, Boscoe does it all with gusto. Read more »
Rescue Efforts Continue
Austin Pets Alive! has already helped save over 2,500 animals from Harvey's direct path. And we aren't stopping there! 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 »
The Annual Fund
The basic operating costs for all APA! programs.
The annual fund covers the basic operating costs for all APA! programs – the essentials needed to do this lifesaving work. Read more »
Austin Pets Alive! Thrift
Shop For You, Save a Life!
Austin's Newest Thrift Store is Now Open! Read more »
Being a senior cat, Ginger would be the perfect companion cat for anyone with an old soul! Read more »