Austin Pets Alive!

Austin Pets Alive! is a revolutionary animal lifesaving organization. They host internships for rescue workers from across the country.

Since mid-2008, Austin Pets Alive (APA!) has saved more than 40,000 dogs and cats at risk of being killed at area shelters. Austin became the largest No Kill City in the country in 2011, an achievement it has maintained ever since.

Training Videos

Links to videos used for Canine Good Citizen training

APA! Website

Austin Pets Alive! (APA!) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping to Keep Austin No Kill. Since 2008, APA! has saved over 80,000 dogs and cats from being killed at Central Texas shelters.

APA! Facebook Page

APA! is not a typical shelter setting. Our innovative programs save more than 10,000 animals from euthanasia annually, keeping Austin no-kill since 2011.