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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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May 08, 2019

#FundAPA For Pets Like Xena the Warrior Princess

Take one look into Xena’s big green eyes and you’ll be completely captivated. She came to us in very poor condition, suffering from neurological episodes and frequent seizures. Our medical team worked...

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May 16, 2017

Austin Pets Alive! Rescues Special Cats From Washington Abuse Case

Sometimes, saving lives means going the extra mile… Or the extra 2,100 miles. Rescued from a neglect and abuse case, five lucky cats made it safe and ...

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Apr 29, 2017

Announcing the Neville Memorial Fund

It is with heavy hearts that we share this news: a very special dog – Neville – has passed away from a sudden internal rupture. Our thoughts and grati...

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Apr 21, 2017

Adventures Await with Bock

Hi! I’m Bock. My friends call me Chicken. Not because I’m scared of anything, believe me, just because if you say my name three times fast (Bock-Bock-...

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Apr 17, 2017

April Dog Adoption Event: Chews Rescue Shelter Campaign

Austin Pets Alive! is one of three shelters around the country selected to benefit from the Chews Rescue Shelter Campaign – meaning that all dog adopt...

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Apr 17, 2017

Volunteer Spotlight – Melissa Jones

Melissa Jones started volunteering with Austin Pets Alive! because of her passion for dogs and her love of APA!’s mission – saving cats and dogs deeme...

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Mar 29, 2017

Donate to Help the Burned Kittens

Thank you for your continued interest and support of Lightning and her siblings. While three of the siblings – Longhorn, Lonestar and Lobster – are ge...

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Mar 23, 2017

Ulysses on the mend

He needed double surgery to repair two broken femurs and a hip. Thanks to YOUR support and donations this much needed surgery was funded and performed...

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Feb 28, 2017

1,185 days and 2,800 Miles

The city of Austin has been no kill for six years now, but that does not mean that there aren’t some groups of animals that are still at risk! In the ...

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