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How to keep your pets safe and inside this Fourth of July

10:06 am Jun. 30, 2016

From the City of Austin:

The Austin Animal Center, 7201 Levander Loop, will be open this Fourth of July holiday weekend.

The Center will maintain regular hours of 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday, July 3, and Tuesday, July 5. The

This Austin Pets Alive adoptee loves walks the most

1:54 pm Jun. 22, 2016

Because of the internet, we thought we’d seen every incarnation of a cute dog getting adorably excited to go on a walk there was to see. But now there’s Poppy.

This Austin Pets Alive alumn is literally

Austin rescue puppy to star in “Of Mice & Men” opera

10:37 am Jan. 13, 2016

Unleash the squee’s and awww’s.

An impossibly cute rescue puppy named Squeakie has been chosen to star in Austin Opera’s upcoming production of “Of Mice & Men,” composer Carlisle Floyd’s adaptation of John Steinbeck’s famous novella.

The

Free pet adoptions from Black Friday to Cyber Monday in Williamson County

10:00 am Nov. 23, 2015

From Williamson County:

What better way to kick off the holiday season then to save a life by adopting a rescued pet or two?

From Black Friday, Nov. 27 through Monday, Nov. 30 Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter is joining national animal welfare organization Best Friends Animal Society, along with animal rescue groups and shelters across the country to offer free adoptions. The event is sponsored by Zappos.com – the online retailer