Author Archives: Lindsey Picard

Rufus’ Diabetes Test

Rufus is an incredibly sweet, friendly cat who looks just like the Felix Cat Food Cat! He was surrendered due to his diabetes, and his blood glucose levels haven been really up and down since his arrival. Our APA! Clinic … Continue reading

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Sterling Silver’s Echocardiogram – FUND COMPLETED!

Sterling Silver is a playful Pointer with a sparkling personality! He came to Austin Pets Alive! with a bad case of Demodex mange, which our APA! Clinic team was able to quickly get under control. Unfortunately, now we’ve discovered that … Continue reading

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Pure’s Double Surgeries

Pure is a beautiful two-year-old retriever mix who arrived at APA! suffering from a bad hip and bad knee. She needs not one, but two surgeries to help make sure that she’s able to have a long life ahead of … Continue reading

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Spoon’s Shunt Surgery

It’s always hard to see a tiny puppy, like Spoon, with a severe health issue. Three-month old Spoon has an intrahepatic portosystemic shunt, which means that there is an abnormal vessel inside the liver called a “shunt” connecting the portal … Continue reading

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Schone Still Needs Our Help – FUND COMPLETED!

You might remember Schone from our previous posts. When sweet Schone first came to Austin Pets Alive! with serious skin issues and hair loss, our amazing APA! community was able to help Schone get tested for Cushing’s Disease. When those … Continue reading

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Lucy Clawless’ Torn ACL

Sweet Lucy Clawless came to Austin Pets Alive! with a torn ACL, and while we don’t know exactly what happened to her before she arrived, we do know that we can help her enjoy the rest of her life pain-free. … Continue reading

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Laney’s Bathroom Struggles

Young Laney has been suffering from bathroom problems for the past few weeks, and the constant diarrhea is causing her to get even sicker. Our APA! Clinic team has been doing everything they can to help her, and now need … Continue reading

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Schone’s Skin Biopsy – FUND COMPLETED!

Schone needs our help again! This middle-aged lady came to APA! with a whole list of problems, a very big belly, skin issues, hair loss and a crazy love of (way too much) food and water, which our APA! Clinic … Continue reading

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