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Austin Humane Society Free-Fur-All
AHS waives adoption fees for cats this weekend
"...The Austin Humane Society is sponsoring its very first free cat..."

July 29, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Puppy Bowl at Austin Humane Society 2018
"...The Austin Humane Society held their 11th annual Puppy Bowl on..."

Feb. 5, 2018 Photo Gallery

Austin Humane Society Puppy Bowl
"...The Austin Humane Society held its eighth Puppy Bowl on Saturday,..."

Feb. 2, 2015 Photo Gallery

WilCo Humane Society Helps Bell Co Breeder Close Up Shop
This, and more animal welfare news
"...The Humane Society of Williamson County reports that its recent successes..."

Oct. 27, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Humane Society of Williamson County Hosts Bowl-a-Thon
Ten pins, four paws
"...This Saturday, July 9, from 1 to 4pm, the Humane Society of Williamson County is sponsoring its third annual..."

July 8, 2011 Sports Post by Monica Riese

Bastrop Pets Need Austin Homes
Animal shelters offering reduced cost adoptions during fires
"...to help humans escaping the Central Texas fires. Now Austin Pets Alive and the Austin Humane Societ needs your..."

Sept. 5, 2011 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Amplify Austin Day Makes Some Noise for Local Nonprofits
Food-, music-, children-, and pet-based nonprofits need your help!
"...news, do-gooders: This Thursday marks the sixth annual Amplify Austin event. The 24-hour give-a-thon is organized by I Live..."

Feb. 27, 2019 Food Post by Emily Beyda

Austin's Animal Partnership Model: Get Engaged
Spotlighting a handful of the nearly 100 local organizations working together to save Austin's animals
"...homelessness. In order to succeed at saving more animals, Austin's sheltering system seeks the public's increased collaboration in implementing..."

April 3, 2009 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

How Many Cats Did Austin Save Last Year?
By the numbers, shelter and animal advocate efforts show significant progress
"...What should the City Council – and Austin­ites generally – believe about the animal shelter and the..."

April 3, 2009 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Point Austin: Saving the Animals
City considers outsourcing all animal adoption programs
"...measured against the 61% rate of a decade ago. Austin's official policy has been "no-kill" since March – targeting..."

Sept. 17, 2010 News Column by Michael King

Austin Water Issues Boil Notice
When will we get good water back? Good question.
"...In what appear to be slightly conflicting reports, Austin Water informed residents that they expect the boil notice..."

Oct. 23, 2018 News Post by Chase Hoffberger

Austin Aquarium Manager Sent to Federal Shark Tank
Covino gets a year behind bars
"...Dec. 2, just over a week before the new Austin Aquarium is scheduled to open to annual-pass holders, a..."

Dec. 4, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

UPDATED: Austin Aquarium Gets the Fisheye
Owners’ checkered past raises red flags; city says no animals on site
"...two city departments to investigate goings-on at the proposed Austin Aquarium, the city says a permit request to "stock"..."

Aug. 26, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Austin Animal Center Strains to Maintain Its No-Kill Status
City shelter struggles with overcrowding and volunteer dissatisfaction
"...At the end of a group tour of the Austin Animal Center late last year, a few of us..."

Feb. 8, 2019 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Austin Puppy Bowl 2017
"...cuddlier one took place Saturday, Feb. 4 at the Austin Humane Society's annual Puppy Bowl. AHS marked the Puppy..."

Feb. 6, 2017 Photo Gallery

Amplify Austin Kicks Off March 8
Give more to your favorite local nonprofit during Amplify Austin
"...Amplify Austin returns for the fourth year to raise funds for..."

March 4, 2016 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Does Austin Need Fixing? Ask Reno.
Animal shelter reform has meant less euthanasia in Reno – why not in Austin?
"...Is Reno, Nev., outstripping Austin in an undeclared race to reduce animal shelter kill..."

Aug. 8, 2008 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Is the Austin Aquarium Fishy?
Vince Covino defends the family business
"...western cities, and a third slated to open in Austin before the end of the year – have been..."

Oct. 18, 2013 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Working to Make Things More Humane
"...Dear Editor, The Ethical Society of Austin, a society of the American Ethical Union,..."

July 31, 2006 Postmarks

Five Years of No-Kill in Austin
What has the city learned about animal welfare, and how far does it have to go?
"...before Jo Anne Norton ever became a volunteer at Austin Pets Alive!, she and her husband walked into the..."

Dec. 23, 2016 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Point Austin: Clinton's Wars, Bush's Wars, Obama's ...
A peace prize, a peace rally, and more of the same
"...press time, confirmed participants included Roscoe Overton of the Austin Center for Peace & Justice; Jim Rigby, pastor of..."

Oct. 16, 2009 News Column by Michael King

Winograd Fixes Austin: NKE Knows Best
Nathan Winograd makes his case for 'taking back' the animal center
"..."No Kill Bully." During his Oct. 17 talk in Austin, Winograd did his best to live up to this..."

Oct. 31, 2008 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

Solar Energy and a Fast Car
Big happenings this month at local animal shelters
"...a solar array donation by the Williamson County Texas Humane Heroes shelter, and the kick-off of the Austin Humane..."

Jan. 28, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Giving in the Heat
You helped for the Hot Sauce Festival: Now puppies and kittens need you
"...people stepped up to the heat at our annual Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival to help the Capital Area..."

Aug. 29, 2011 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Free Puppy (And Kitty) Love
Two great adoption specials coming up – and a great hound hunt!
"...we've got two super hot adoption specials from the Austin Humane Society, and a few details about a September..."

Aug. 4, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Home From Home
Austin opens arms to New Orleans 'guests,' longing to return
"...Sampson and Irma Louis found themselves wandering around Downtown Austin in the grip of one of Katrina's side effects...."

Sept. 9, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

Questionable Meat Alert
USDA tracks 120,000 lbs of mystery meat from AISD back to "inhumane" California packing firm.
"...of Agriculture when a long-term undercover investigation by the Humane Society of the United States revealed widespread mistreatment of..."

Feb. 8, 2008 News Post by Daniel Mottola

Public Notice: Stating the Obvious
Adler "Austin Bargain" missing some fine print
"...In a guest editorial published in the Feb. 8 Austin American-Statesman ("Consensus on CodeNEXT Key to Managing Growth"), Mayor..."

Feb. 10, 2017 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Gift Guide: Pet Edition
Don't forget about the furry friends this holiday season
"...We're not sure if you've noticed, but Austin's rather an animal-loving town...."

Dec. 7, 2012 News Post by Monica Riese

Cat Trap Fever
Austin Humane Society needs help taming feral cat population
"...Austin has cats – a lot of cats. And in..."

July 20, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

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