How to Adopt a Cat - Austin Pets Alive!

PAWS of Austin has dogs, puppies, cats, and kittens for adoption. Adopt a pet in Austin, TX.
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PAWS Shelter of Central Texas is a 501(C)3 non-profit, "No-Kill" facility located just south of Austin in Kyle, Texas.
PAWS offers pet adoptions 7 days a week. No appointments necessary, just stop in during our business hours
to meet your new best friend!
Adopt A Hospice Austin Pet!
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Texas Humane Heroes is a No Kill, private, non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization with dog and cat adoption centers in Leander (Greater Austin Metropolitan area) and Killeen, Texas. Established in 1979, Texas Humane Heroes enhances the lives of pets and people through adoption, availability of our low-cost spay/neuter and vaccination clinics as well as family-friendly community events. Program Aims to Raise Awareness for Rescues, Cover Adoption Costs at Austin Pets Alive! for Adopt a Shelter Pet Day (4/30)
Photo provided by FlickrWhen Austin Pets Alive! rescues unsocialized or feral cats from the shelter, sometimes we have to consider non-traditional adoption placement.
Photo provided by FlickrAustin Pets Alive! is a private 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to stopping the killing of Austin’s adoptable dogs and cats.
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Austin Animal Center has wonderful pets looking for good homes. If you think you’re ready for the responsibility of adding a pet to your family, visit the Center or browse our adoptable pets online. If you are looking for your lost pet, visit the instead.The mission and vision for Texas Sweeties Dog Rescue is to save dogs of all sizes and all breeds by placing them into loving, forever homes. We are an all-volunteer, foster home based, certified 501(c)(3) dog rescue organization based in Austin, TX. We do not have a physical shelter. Instead, we operate primarily through our foster homes, online databases and at adoption events/expos. The majority of our animals come from animal control groups and open admission shelters throughout Texas, where overcrowding and overpopulation lead to the euthanasia of millions of healthy, friendly pets every year.With more than 500 available cats and dogs every day, we’re sure to have the right pet for your family. At Austin Animal Center, you can find all breeds, ages, types and personality types. To expedite your adoption, complete a .When you adopt a pet from a shelter or other rescue organization, you save lives. For every dog or cat you adopt from Austin Pets Alive!, we are able to save at least one more animal. is a non-profit volunteer organization committed to promoting and providing the resources, education and programs needed to eliminate the killing of companion animals. It’s hard to believe, but this 501c3 is run almost exclusively by dedicated volunteers who develop innovative and progressive programs to assist Austin and Central-Texas in becoming no-kill. Austin Pet’s Alive both focuses on helping healthy, treatable animals in shelters and helps owners who are having problems with their own pets so as to decrease owner relinquishment. They are their own rescue group and find great homes for the many pets in their care, especially those who have been overlooked, through their various programs including an active foster system, mobile events and the upcoming Adoption Resource Center building they will soon open. Austin Pets Alive also work closely with the Town Lake Animal Shelter so that their city can achieve a save/adoption rate of 90% or more for all pets entering shelters.Austin Pets Alive! is one of three shelters around the country selected to benefit from the Chews Rescue Shelter Campaign – meaning that all dog adoption fees will be covered by Barkworthies on April 29 and 30. Check out the below press release for more information and stay tuned on APA! social media channels for details!