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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Nov 09, 2021

APA! Joins Mars Petcare to End Pet Homelessness

Check out the first-of-its-kind tool that pulls together credible, consistent data to measure the scale of the pet homelessness issue.

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Nov 04, 2021

Resolution Passes!

Austin City Council votes to grant APA! the right to use the Town Lake Animal Center (TLAC) property to serve our mission.

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Nov 02, 2021

Support Needed Today for APA!

This is the week! Austin City Council will vote Thursday on the future of Austin Pets Alive! at Town Lake Animal Center.

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Oct 25, 2021

It’s a Date to Support Item 38

We are on the agenda for the November 4th city council meeting officially as item #38. What we need now is for you to THANK these co-sponsors and ask ...

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Oct 21, 2021

Austin Pets Alive! & American Pets Alive! Fly 41 Shelter Dogs From Euthanasia Lists to Loving Homes

At 4 a.m. on Sunday, our transport team loaded 41 dogs on a plane to safety.

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Oct 14, 2021

Pirate Finds Treasured Home

Pirate, appropriately named for what was to come, couldn’t walk properly on his front leg and it was clear he needed an amputation.

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Oct 14, 2021

Ready for Resolution

Thanks to the dedication of you and our fellow supporters, we can confirm that an item regarding Austin Pets Alive!’s resolution will be on the Austin...

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Oct 07, 2021

Last Chance to keep APA! in the Heart of Austin

Today is the last day for our City Council to decide if the work we do for the City of Austin, keeping it a No Kill city by taking all animals who wou...

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