This week, Austin City Council will proclaim June 22nd as an official city holiday: Love Your Rescue Pet Day! At Austin Pets Alive! we are thrilled to help lead this movement and celebrate alongside other monumental rescue groups and businesses in the Austin area.
On Saturday, June 22nd, our Town Lake location (1156 W Cesar Chavez) will host numerous events beginning at 12p and continuing through 6p:
- Adoption specials! All pets 3 months and older will have their adoption fee waived with a monetary donation
- Austin Police Department will host an exciting K9 demonstration from 12:00-3:00pm
- Our dog behavior team will showcase a large dog / small dog playgroup demonstration, dog behavior lesson, and open house
- Our Davenport building will play host to a Lemonade Stand and Bake Sale
- Davenport will also be the place for an arts and crafts table for puppy treat decorating
- A Photobooth will be set up for newly adopted pets...a great photo for your first day together, taken by professional photographers
- Midtown Grooming will be on hand to groom pets and provide fun temporary tattoos for your loved rescue
- A wide assortment of APA! goodies (t-shirts, bags, decals, etc) will be on sale at the merchandise table
- Numerous rescue organizations from our city will showcase cats, dogs, puppies, and kittens available for both adoption and fostering
- And much, much more!