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Pets of the Week: May 31, 2015

12:21 pm May. 31, 2015

Austin Pets Alive!

Domestic Shorthair, female, 3 years old

Mary is a sweet black cat with big golden eyes who was rescued from a bad situation. She’s a quiet girl who prefers people to other kitties. She

Austin Animal Center reopens for adoptions, fosters

12:42 pm May. 26, 2015

From the City of Austin Animal Services Office:

The Austin Animal Center has reopened today for adoptions, those reclaiming pets, and anyone wanting to help by fostering a pet from the shelter after temporarily closing to the public Monday due to weather conditions.

The Center will be waiving adoption fees today and Wednesday, May 26-27, as well on “reclaim fees” on all fixed animals.

Last night the Animal Center evacuated its Town Lake

Free Austin rabies vaccination clinic moved to new location

12:55 pm May. 15, 2015

From the City of Austin Animal Services Office:

Due to inclement weather forcasted the free rabies vaccination clinic has been moved to the Austin Animal Center, 7201 Levander Loop from the Richard Moya Park 10001 Burleson Road.

Protect your pets and your family with a free rabies vaccination. A free pet vaccination clinic will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 16, 2015 at the Austin Animal Center 7201 Levander