Bianca Torres

Watch Shelby on the news (KXAN) Pflugerville Animal Shelter long-stay, Shelby, recently carried a really big rock out of the creek, which turned out to be a bison bone! Thanks to an invaluable shelter volunteer, who is also a specialist at Texas Archeological Research Laboratory (TARL), the following analysis of Shelby’s fossil find can be shared: This is a photo of Shelby’s bone (on the right) compared to the same element from a species of bison excavated at the Bonfire Shelter archeological site (near Langtry, TX). This is the tag that is associated with the fossilized bison humerus we have here at TARL: What wouldRead More →

Through December, any of our available cats and dogs can go home for just $25! PPA is participating in a Best Friends Network Partner Home for the Holidays Promotion. Please consider sharing these Holiday photos to spread the word! These are just a few of the pets available. Contact to meet any of the pets in our foster program. $25 Adoption Fee includes spay/neuter, vaccinations, microchip and 30 days of pet insurance.Read More →