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Discover Austin Pets Alive! behind the scenes – including impact stories from our community, APA! happenings, and letters from Dr. Jefferson.

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Apr 03, 2024

Austin Needs To Rebuild Its Model, Not Kill For Space

Shelters all over the United States are struggling, including Austin Animal Center and us right here at Austin Pets Alive!.

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May 09, 2024

It’s Gonna Be May Austin-Area Adoption Event

For “It’s Gonna Be May” month, Austin area shelters are working together to get pets into loving homes “no strings attached.” Join us May 20th-27th to...

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May 08, 2024

What to Expect When Expecting (Bottle Baby) Kittens

Austin Pets Alive! Neonatal Kitten Nursery is in desperate need of more fosters.

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May 06, 2024

Take Off! -- APA! Transport Hub’s Inaugural Transport

Transporting pets from Texas to shelters across the country, even as far as Canada, isn’t a new process for APA!...we’ve done it hundreds of times at ...

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Apr 26, 2024

A Personal Look Into Volunteer Life

In honor of Volunteer Appreciation Week, we asked a volunteer, Anish K. to share their own personal experience as an APA! Volunteer. Anish’s APA! Volu...

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Apr 22, 2024

A Celebration of Giving: The Enduring Power of Volunteers

In a world brimming with busy lives and personal goals, we take a moment to celebrate the incredible impact of volunteers. Their dedication embodies t...

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Apr 19, 2024

Hays County Commissioners’ Court Approves Three Month Contract Extension with Austin Pets Alive!

The Hays County Commissioners’ Court approved the Professional Services Agreement with APA! to be extended through June 30, 2024.

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Apr 12, 2024

Central Texas Food Bank & Hays County Pet Resource Center Serve Over 250 Families

On March 23, in partnership with the Central Texas Food Bank, the Hays County Pet Resource Center hosted a drive-up food distribution for people and p...

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Apr 10, 2024

Search Laboratory Selects APA! As Their Charity of the Year

Austin Pets Alive! is honored and grateful to be voted as Search Laboratory’s “charity of the year”!

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Apr 09, 2024

Join us in the rebrand for Bob “Clef” Schneider!

Meet Bob 'Clef' Schneider-the dog, the myth, the musician. He's ready to lay his heart on his sleeve and try a new life.

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Apr 05, 2024

“Pawth of Totality” Adoption Special

To celebrate the 2024 Total Eclipse, APA! will be hosting a “Pawth of Totality Adoption Special”. All pet adoption fees will be 50% off between April...

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