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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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Oct 29, 2020

What That Animal Rescue Show Means to APA!

Almost a year ago, we were approached by a film crew about a super top secret docuseries being produced by none other than the Austin film legend, Richard Linklater. All we knew about its focus was “t...

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Apr 14, 2020

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility ... to Scoop the Poop

Austin is not only one of the fastest growing cities in America, but one of the fastest growing pet communities. Thankfully, if we all continue to giv...

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Apr 10, 2020

Coronavirus + Pets: Things To Know

I want to keep you as informed as possible as we navigate our current normal of taking daily precautions to prevent coronavirus. Today, it is importan...

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Apr 08, 2020

Foster Updates & FAQs During COVID-19

As we continue to navigate what our “new normal” is during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s become clear that our foster processes will continue to evolve ...

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Mar 25, 2020

APA!’s Barn Cat Program Provides You With Your Favorite Whiskered Workers

Some cats prefer mice-hunting to bird-watching, and some prefer laying in grass to sitting on laps. Here at APA!, we believe that barn cats still dese...

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Mar 05, 2020

#AmplifyLifesaving For Pets Like Tala

When her owners began to work through a divorce, Tala was caught in the middle. Her companion was shot by the male owner for unknown reasons, leaving ...

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Mar 03, 2020

#AmplifyLifesaving for Pets Like Chewy

When you give to Amplify Austin in support of APA!, you help once-lonely dogs like Chewy find forever companionship and love.

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Feb 21, 2020

#AmplifyLifesaving for Pets Like Gordo

Gordon Ramsay, known at APA! as Blinky, was born with undeveloped eyes. While in our care, Gordon received daily eye drops for his goopy eye sockets, ...

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Feb 14, 2020

Roxie’s Foster Tale Ends Happily Ever After

Roxie’s fairytale ending would not have been possible without the help of Ana. Our fosters are making hundreds of shelter dog’s dreams come true by op...

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