Amplify Austin Day 2017: 6:00 PM March, 2 – 6:00 PM March 3 Amplify Austin Day is a 24-hour day of online giving created by the nonprofit organization I Live Here, I Give Here in 2013. Though you can give at year-round, Amplify Austin Day is a one-day rally when partner nonprofits and their fundraisers promote and raise unrestricted funds. Since 2013, Amplify Austin Day has raised over $25 million for over 600 local nonprofit organizations. Pflugerville Pets Alive will be participating in Amplify Austin Day this year! This will be our first year to participate, and we are hoping that it is our largest fundraiserRead More →

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 let Chili’s do the cooking and help support Pflugerville Pets Alive! It’s the easiest way to support PPA. On Wednesday, January 11 simply dine in at Chili’s North Round Rock located at 4401 N IH 35 #2001 Round Rock, TX 78664 anytime from 11:00 AM – 10:30 PM. When you order, show your server this flyer or let him/her know you are supporting Pflugerville Pets Alive and Chili’s will donate 15% of your purchase to PPA! It’s that easy. You must either show the flyer or tell your server when you order. It’s the easiest (and most delicious) donation you’ll everRead More →

What could be better than an early fall morning? The crisp air, the sun rising, and dogs everywhere! Dog Jog is just around the corner, and the excitement is building. The 5K family fun run is one of PPA’s largest fundraising events. Held at Pfluger Park on November 12, this year is sure to be a day full of fun, dogs, and festivities. Even if you are not a runner, come out and walk or jog. In addition to the competitive 5K, there will be a 1 mile, leisurely dog jog and pet costume contests. Participants of all ages (and breeds) are welcome. Just makeRead More →

  What do you give the girl who has everything? Well, pet supplies, of course! At least that is what Sydney asked her friends and family to do for her 13th birthday. This generous young lady made it known that she has everything she needs or wants, and instead of birthday gifts, she wanted her loved ones to donate pet supplies and money to Pflugerville Pets Alive. Sydney’s generous donation of food, toys, and supply will help so many PPA pets. Way to go Sydney!   Donations are always welcome. Please contact Pflugerville Pets Alive at  Read More →

Owning a pet is a huge responsibility. Often people will make the decision to get a pet without really preparing themselves for the ownership responsibilities to keep it safe and secure, or without considering the time commitment necessary. The result is thousands of pets abandoned, surrendered, escaping, and breeding, and many of these animals will end up in a shelter. If they are lucky, they will find responsible forever homes, but that is not always the case. Here are some statistics any pet owner and possible pet owner should know about animal homelessness and shelter statistics in the U.S. Homeless animals outnumber homeless people 5-1.Read More →