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Fungal Diagnostic for Pinnochio – FUND COMPLETED!

This beautiful boy has been with APA! for over a year now – yes, we are surprised too. I mean, look at that face! What’s been holding him back is his current diagnosis of having a fungal infection. While Pinnochio is being treated for this infection, his symptoms haven’t subsided. Therefore, the APA! medical clinic is hoping to conduct a test on Pinnochio to find a better route of care for him. Help this loving boy finally find his forever home by contributing to his chip-in today.

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#AmplifyLifesaving for Animals Like Martha

Martha’s story is one of true resilience and inspiration. A good Samaritan noticed that this sweet girl had been tied in front of a storefront for days and called for help. When this call was inspected, eight-year-old Martha was found severely injured. It looked like she had been hit by a car and then tied up, as her back left leg was severely fractured and her tail and some of her teeth were broken. She was immediately rescued and made her way to the APA! Clinic where she was put into the … more

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Femoral Head Osteotomy for Mave – FUND COMPLETED!

Sweet, sweet Mave has already been through so much in her short two years of life. This kind soul desperately needs an FHO to relieve her of the pain of her luxated hip. She is also on board to potentially have her tail amputated and will need to be in a splint for six weeks to ensure her injuries heal properly. Despite the hardships she has already faced, we have high hopes that after this ordeal she’ll get to live a very happy and loved life. Help us jumpstart that for her … more

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Double FHO for Anessa – FUND COMPLETED!

Nothing can keep this girl down (besides a mid-day nap)! Our lovely and spirited Anessa wants nothing more than to be able to run around like the young pup she is, but injuries in both of her legs keep her in constant pain. Therefore, we’re asking you to help us raise the money for Anessa to receive a double FHO (Femoral Head Ostectomy). This procedure will alleviate the pain in both of her legs, giving her the mobility she so intensely wants and needs.

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LDDS Test for Ava – FUND COMPLETED!

Not only is Ava known for her fun-filled demeanor here at APA!, but her infectious smile, her always wagging nub, and her love for the great outdoors. She’s our spunky senior who we want to see smiling for years to come; but we know in order to do that we must find out what’s making her ill. Our veterinarians are hoping to do a LDDS Test on Ava, which will show whether or not she’s being affected by Cushing’s Disease. Cushing’s Disease can be managed, but this test must be done to … more

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Histopath for Cora – FUND COMPLETED

Despite her current battle with a large mass that’s formed in her mouth, our lovely lady Cora is as calm, collected, and loving as they come. This beautiful and charming Calico shorthair has nearly eight years of life under her belt – and we want to do everything possible to give her eight more. Please support Cora’s histopath so that our medical clinic can determine her best path towards wellness and ultimately a pain-free life.

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Dash with Dane During Our $60K for 60,000 Lives Dollar Dash!

Dane is the perfect example of the amazing things that happen at Austin Pets Alive! each and every day when animals are given a chance that they don’t get anywhere else.

This sweet one-year-old boy came to APA! from Austin Animal Center at the end of September due to his severe injuries. He had been picked up from the side of the road and was suspected to have been hit by a car, as he was completely paralyzed in his hind end. Due to his past traumas, he spent … more

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#BecauseOfYou: Fancy, Jacki and a Third Chance at Life

After Jacki had to say goodbye to her beloved APA! Alum Helena, she was completely devastated. Despite being unsure whether she had more love to give, a few weeks after Helena’s passing she became instantly intrigued by a “derpy black cat” named Fancy. Once she learned Fancy’s story, she knew that it had been the angelic spirit of Helena that brought the pair together.

Fancy arrived at APA! in 2011, was adopted in 2012, found her way back to APA! in May 2017, and was adopted by … more

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