Austin Pets Alive! | Blog


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

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May 20, 2023

Capturing Memories and Saving Lives

This May, APA! is partnering with the nationally acclaimed Jennifer Lindberg Studio to provide a beautiful photo of your pet that will also help support the long stay dogs of APA!.

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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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Feb 07, 2019

#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 day...

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Dec 27, 2018

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...

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Dec 24, 2018

#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,...

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Dec 22, 2018

#BecauseOfYou: Meet Laura and Hamilton

Last summer, Hamilton and Laura’s lives changed forever, because of you. At two weeks old, Hamilton’s three sisters and brother arrived at Austin Anim...

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