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


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Dec 08, 2021

Together with You, We Transport to Save Lives

As of yesterday, 2,228 lives have been saved through the Austin Pets Alive! Hub Transport Program and American Pets Alive! transport work! Read how YO...

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Dec 07, 2021

Overnight Lifesaving Support Needed

We are in need of adding staff willing to work overnight 3-4 days a week to ensure our pets' safety when the majority of staff isn't at the shelter.

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Nov 29, 2021

Say "Yes" for Sapphire this Giving Tuesday

Living as a stray, Sapphire was struck by a car. She was bleeding, writhing in pain from nerve damage and bruised ribs — and pregnant.

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Nov 20, 2021

Frankie's Journey: Fleas to Fierce

It was a day like any other when a woman came into a local pet supply store and started talking to the staff. She was crippled with worry about a litt...

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Nov 19, 2021

2022 Neonatal Kitten Nursery Calendar Contest!

Help us choose our cover model kitties for the 2022 Neonatal Kitten Calander!

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Nov 18, 2021

Alvie Needs You This Giving Tuesday

Extremely underweight and sick, Alvie was found on the front porch of an abandoned home. Read how you can be his hero today.

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Nov 18, 2021

Love Your Pet, Love Your City: Scoop the Poop!

Pets are our companions, service animals, and beloved members of the family. But their waste, if left behind, can cause real problems at that spot and...

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Nov 17, 2021

15 Austin FC Honorary Mascots Found Homes!

We are excited to announce that 15 Austin FC Honorary Mascots were adopted and will no longer be sleeping in kennels at the shelter!

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