Tag Archives: Rescue

Jakey

Your donation today can help save Jakey, a seven month old dachshund-mix who was severely burned in an unknown accident. Jakey is currently being treated with IV pain medication, IV fluids, and antibiotics in the APA! medical clinic. His treatment … Continue reading

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Best Friends Forever: Chiquita and Blaze at APA!

Facebook is a great way to get the word out about animals…and that goes for not just rescue groups but individuals! For several weeks, local rescue groups and everyday animal lovers from as far away as Washington and Vermont shared … Continue reading

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Meet Mildred – A True Golden Girl

Meet Mildred, a sassy senior citizen looking for her happy ending. Mildred was a puppy mill momma, delivering litter after litter of pups to be sold for profit. Finally she was allowed to retire in her old age, at which … Continue reading

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August Numbers!

Our numbers for the month of August are in. 335 animals were adopted from APA! and 203 animals were saved from euthanasia at TLAC! Congratulations to the fosters, volunteers, and donors who made these numbers possible.

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Austin Pets Alive!- A Rescue Group?

We often get that question.  The truth is that we are and we aren’t.  As you may or may not know, Town Lake Animal Center (the only open admission shelter in Austin/Travis County) killed 10,916 pets last year.  Austin Pets Alive! was created … Continue reading

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The Joys and Pains of Fostering… You can save a life!

UPDATE…  Mouse found a home yesterday, 9/30.  Yeahhh!  Congratulations Mouse!  I will miss you but will hopefully see you again soon. I am currently on my second foster and will be giving her up tomorrow.  I thought that I might … Continue reading

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Our Happy Endings are Their New Beginnings

One of our rescues, Scamp (now Sasha) was adopted by a wonderful new family a few weeks ago. Jenny, Sasha’s new mom, works at Taurus Training- Lake Travis and was nice enough to send along this note. It is always … Continue reading

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THANK YOU to APA!’s Generous Donors!

We are so grateful for the generous donations that continue to pour in from around the country to support the continuing care of the injured and abused animals in our programs – thank you to everyone who has contributed so … Continue reading

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