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SXSPets campaign raising funds for local animal organizations

4:57 pm Mar. 25, 2015


On March 17th, launched a crowdfunding campaign called SXSPets to encourage South by Southwest visitors to donate to online fundraising campaigns for ten Austin-area animal rescue groups.

Organizations from Austin, Georgetown, Round Rock, Leander, and Pflugerville have joined together to raise money for area animals. Individual donors can support important projects such as kennel upgrades for special needs dogs, build-out of a new facility for rescues, the purchase of a trailer for

National Puppy Day Contest: Send us your puppy pics!

11:53 am Mar. 23, 2015

Updated: 03.24.15: 5:30 p.m.

With an amazing 130-plus super-cute puppy entries, choosing winners was no easy task. But here are our National Puppy Day contest winners.

03.23.15 – It’s the most adorable day of the year! To celebrate