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

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Jun 10, 2022


Read the latest updates on how you can help us beat this heat wave!

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Feb 02, 2022

One kitty, Two Legs & a Whole Lotta Love

By becoming a Constant Companion, you can help APA! reach our goal of 100K lives saved like Jersey Bagel's!

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Feb 02, 2022

Cold Weather Prep for Pets: How to Help or Get Help

With dangerous winter weather on the way to Austin this week, we need your help to prepare the shelter for the incoming cold, freezing rain, and sleet...

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Jan 26, 2022

APA! Pilots New Program to Support Dog Fosters

We are now offering training classes for your foster pups. Check them out!

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Jan 20, 2022

Letter from Dr. Jefferson: Properties Update

I'm here today to provide an update on where we stand with our plans for APA!’s campuses, land, and facilities.

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Dec 24, 2021

Letter from Dr. Jefferson: Together with YOU

As this year comes to a close, I’m in awe of the lifesaving love that you have for dogs and cats who have no other chances to survive.

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Dec 21, 2021

Share the Love with Subaru

At APA!, this is the busiest time of the year for our fundraising which is why we’re so grateful for Subaru’s Share The Love event!

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Dec 20, 2021

Bring Joy to Jingle & Jangle

It was a regular day at the shelter until evening came and the staff went to lock the Maddie's® Cat Adoption Center’s doors and found a cat carrier sh...

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Dec 14, 2021

Remembering Roscoe

“To his last days, he never wanted to be apart from us. Even when he felt tired, sick, and scared, he never hid. Until his last heartbeats, I never do...

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