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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Jan 31, 2020

A Wonderful Day For The Cats That Need You Most

Earlier this month, we had a very exciting day for our cat program! In just one day, five cats that need you most were adopted!

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Jan 10, 2020

Miss Ivy Heals Hearts

Leeann was looking for a special soul to fill the void of the passing of her beloved Lucy – which is exactly what Miss Ivy did.

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Dec 27, 2019

Our Dash West To Save Nellie

Once an APA! family member always an APA! family member. We never turn our backs on our animals, so we knew we had to get our girl back to safety and ...

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Dec 23, 2019

Possum Needed Her Most

Possum was suffering from a severe case of ringworm. Despite nearly being completely bald in some spots, Jessica knew she had to give him a chance.

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Dec 12, 2019

Levi Needs You Most

December 6, 2019, the day Leviathan’s life would have come to a tragic end if APA! wasn’t there to step in.

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Nov 27, 2019

An Interview with Pete Paxton, Author of Rescue Dogs

Pete Paxton (a pseudonym) is one of America's leading animal welfare undercover investigators who’s dedicated his life to shedding light on why the “a...

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Nov 14, 2019

Finding Our Cats Their Purrfect Match

The Cat Matchmaker Program began to help get harder to adopt or long-stay cats into homes. The mission of the program is to provide great customer ser...

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