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Feral Cats Need Homes, Too

During kitten season Town Lake Animal Center receives several feral female cats along with their litters of tiny adorable kittens. Feral cats have had little to no human interaction and are wary of people. You can imagine the shock these … Continue reading

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Big Kitten Luau this Weekend

If you’ve been considering adopting an adorable kitten (or even a furry full grown friend) now is the time! This Saturday at Lakeline Mall Austin Pets Alive is hosting a HUGE Kitten Luau Adoption Event! And by HUGE I mean … Continue reading

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The plight of older cats during kitten season

Adult cats are often overlooked this time of year when shelters and adoption events are overrun with exciting new kittens. APA! is desperate to take in each and every kitten and pregnant mom that come into the shelter but with … Continue reading

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Donald

This big tom cat showed up at TLAC with some bad teeth but that didn’t stop him from wanting affection from everyone at the shelter. His medical needs landed him on the euthanasia list but APA! agreed to foster him. … Continue reading

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Happy Ending for Issac

Here’s another happy story from a recent adoption. Issac was Ed’s first foster cat who was adopted out (he adopted his first foster himself) and he admits he had mixed emotions when Issac found his forever home. On the one … Continue reading

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Spring Fling Adoption Events Were a Big Success!

We had nearly 20 cats and kittens adopted at our big events this weekend, wow! On Saturday nearly all our kittens were adopted within the first thirty minutes! Next time if you want to come meet some of our adorable … Continue reading

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Big Kitty and Dog Adoption Events This Weekend

If you have been thinking about adopting a new furry friend now is the time! On Saturday, APA will be participating in a large dog adoption event with other rescue groups at the Brodie PetSmart.  There will be about 65 … Continue reading

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Vivienne and her kittens

If you want a poster child for drawing attention to APA’s mission, the cat brought to TLAC Sunday early from the emergency clinic, who had an infected, prolapsed uterus after giving birth to two kittens (who she was nursing) is … Continue reading

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