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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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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 days and called for help. When this call was inspecte...

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Dec 11, 2017

APA! Takes In Abused-On-Facebook Dog Named Lady

Some of you may have recently heard of an incredibly disturbing, emotional and painful situation involving a dog named Lady in Texarkana, Texas. Lady ...

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Oct 25, 2017

183Vet Clinic Partners with APA!

Dr. Liat Zilkha and her team have just signed on to provide veterinary services to Austin Pets Alive! as part of the opening of their new, state of th...

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Oct 20, 2017

New Study: The Economic Impact of No Kill in Austin

We are excited to share the results of a new study conducted by the University of Denver on the economic impact of No Kill in Austin. The study, which...

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Sep 21, 2017

Dr. Jefferson on Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

A Letter From Dr. Ellen Jefferson, Executive Director of Austin Pets Alive! I would never have expected, in a million years, a hurricane of this magn...

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Sep 11, 2017

TRIO for Paws: Lawn Party & Silent Auction!

Now in its fifth year, Four Seasons Hotel Austin’s TRIO for Paws Lawn Party returns this month with exciting new details and some furrier-than-usual g...

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Sep 11, 2017

55 Million Pounds of Dog Poo

Quick question: did you pick up your pup’s poop today? Yes, I know, you think, “one pile of pet waste, what’s it to me?” “I left my poop bag at home, ...

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Aug 28, 2017

APA! Hurricane Harvey Evacuations

To every person, organization and business that has stepped up during this time of incredible crisis: thank you. We’re still in the thick of things he...

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Aug 02, 2017

Join Us for the 6th Annual Paddle for Puppies!

Austin Pets Alive! is proud to be the beneficiary of the 2017 Paddle for Puppies, presented by Austin Subaru, benefitting our very own Parvo Puppy Pro...

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