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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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Feb 24, 2021

COLD WEATHER BLAST - What We Need and How We Can Help

Find out what we currently need and how we're helping our community during this cold snap.

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Apr 09, 2019

#FundAPA For Pets Like Maggie Mae

Last week, Austin Pets Alive! received concerning news: APA! alumna Maggie Mae was on a euthanasia list at a shelter in North Carolina. Immediately, o...

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Mar 29, 2019

Historic No Kill Resolution Passes in Austin City Council

Austin City Council voted unanimously in favor of a historic resolution to raise the minimum live release rate for the city to maintain No Kill status...

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Mar 28, 2019

Stop H.B. 3806 in its Tracks

The Texas Legislature will hear a bill on Mon., April 1, that would be severely damaging to animal welfare. H.B. 3806 would dramatically limit what lo...

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Mar 21, 2019

Recommitting to No Kill at 95 Percent

On Thursday, March 28, city council is hearing a resolution that would set the minimum live release rate to 95 percent instead of 90 percent. This goa...

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Mar 07, 2019

#LoveATXPets? Us too! Come find us at SXSW!

SXSW is here, and we’re so excited to take part in this year’s festivities! In the midst of all the panels and concerts, don’t forget to find Austin P...

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Mar 05, 2019

CBD Oil for Dogs – Why CBD Dog Treats May Be the Best Option

This guest post was written and provided by Joy Smith of Joy Organics. We love our pets. This goes without saying. In fact, we’d rather spend the day...

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Feb 28, 2019

#AmplifyLifesaving for Pets Like Lovebug

Approximately 1.5 million pets are euthanized in shelters across the country every year. This is an epidemic that APA! is on a mission to solve. By p...

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Feb 25, 2019

#AmplifyLifesaving for Pets Like Bluebeard

In 2010, Austin Pets Alive! made a commitment to give all cats with ringworm a chance at life and love – and that’s exactly what we’ve done. Since the...

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