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

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Oct 18, 2019

APA!’s Cutest New Program: #TeamSnuggle

There’s a new program within the Dog Behavior Program here at APA! called #TeamSnuggle – and it’s just as cute as it sounds. The goal of #TeamSnuggle is to give the pups the playtime they crave and ne...

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Aug 29, 2019

Paddle for Puppies’ Impact Changes Lives Like Remi’s

For the past eight years, Austin Pets Alive! has teamed up with Austin Subaru and Rowing Dock to put on our largest parvo puppy fundraiser of the year...

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Aug 23, 2019

How To: Caring For Pets in High Temperatures

If you are the owner of an active dog or outdoor cat, we encourage you to learn from our experts in the below videos on how to keep your pet safe duri...

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Aug 22, 2019

Dogs like Andy Need You to Scoop the Poop!

Hear from our all-star, platinum volunteer, Jess Borda, and sweet-faced Andy, on the importance of scooping the poop!

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Aug 14, 2019

“You Do it for Them, Not Yourself.”

“If [you love] animals, this is a really worthwhile thing to do. The tough part is seeing them in a shelter, but it helps to focus on the fact that yo...

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Aug 10, 2019

Home is Where Lola is

“I think people [understandably] look at dogs like Lola with a little bit of hesitation; but Lola has taught me that if you let yourself fall in love ...

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Aug 02, 2019

A Little Fungus Never Hurt Nobody

Ringworm is a harmless fungus that can be treated with medication, and is as serious as athlete’s foot is in humans. Therefore, we firmly hold the bel...

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Jul 29, 2019


Starting today and ending this Wednesday morning, July 31, we have set a goal to raise $7,000 on behalf of the animals who are saved by our seven life...

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