Programs

Our lifesaving initiatives were developed to help the populations of animals most at risk of euthanasia.

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Austin Pets Alive! fills critical gaps in Austin’s shelter live-outcome rate by identifying the key groups of animals that are typically euthanized in a shelter setting and maintaining comprehensive, innovative programs to help these groups survive. Using best practices from around the country, APA! developed programs to care specifically for these groups, thereby reducing their staggering over-representation on euthanasia lists and directly increasing the city’s save rate.

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Jul 18, 2019

The Key to Being a Dog Lover's Haven? Scooping the Poop.

We all know how dog friendly Austin is. There’s nothing like grabbing a cool beer with some pals and their furry best friends, or spending an evening at Zilker throwing a frisbee with Fido; but with a...

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