Might 26, 2023
Because the inaugural season in 2021, Austin FC and Austin Pets Alive! have partnered as much as showcase eligible canines as honorary Austin FC mascots at every regular-season dwelling match.
The primary-of-its-kind partnership options APA! canines by way of social media outreach and in-venue activations throughout every match at Q2 Stadium, all in help of Austin’s standing because the nation’s largest “no-kill” metropolis and the promotion of APA!’s rescue, adoption, foster, and volunteerism efforts by way of this distinctive neighborhood platform. Final yr, all 18 of the honorary mascots have been adopted into loving properties, and lots of extra might be adopted this yr!
Quinn – ADOPTED
Quinn and his siblings got here to Austin Pets Alive! after they have been simply three months outdated. That they had been within the care of one other Texas shelter, the place Quinn examined constructive for parvovirus. Quinn and his siblings have been transported to Austin Pets Alive! as a result of their first shelter didn’t deal with puppies with parvovirus. Nationwide statistics present a 90% dying charge for parvo constructive puppies, if left untreated. Happily, Quinn and his siblings have been handled in our Parvo Pet ICU. Quinn was shortly adopted and lived in a house for about 5 years however was returned final month to the nonprofit animal shelter as a result of his proprietor was shifting. We’re comfortable to report that following Quinn’s look as an Honorary Mascot, he was adopted!
Jennifer – at TLAC
Introducing the Honorary Mascot of the Match: Jennifer! Jennifer is a senior woman (8.5 years outdated) who loves individuals. As a lot as she enjoys taking walks and taking part in within the yard, she additionally enjoys snuggling up on the sofa. Her former foster calls her a ‘marshmallow’ and she or he is a employees favourite at APA!.Jennifer got here to APA! from Austin Animal Middle again in 2017. She prefers individuals to different pets and wish to be the one pet in your house.
Dos – FOSTER TO ADOPT HOME
Dos is a combined breed pup, however his foster is fairly positive he is a minimum of 50% North American Snugglehound. “He’s the snuggliest boy ever. He is loyal to his pals and by no means needs to allow them to out of his sight,” says his foster. He likes to cozy up subsequent to you along with his head in your lap or doze in your ft. In the event you’re not fairly able to stand up when the alarm goes off within the morning, Dos is comfortable to maintain you firm for some further cuddles. Dos is aware of his fundamental instructions and enjoys coaching as a result of it means treats! He is sensible and playful. walks properly on a leash (no barking or chasing squirrels!), and is totally house-trained. He’s presently in a foster dwelling.
Batty – ADOPTED
Batty was named for his bat-like ears. This excellent pup was deserted and hit by a automobile in a car parking zone in Houston. Three shelters stated they’d euthanize him so the one who discovered him raised funds so Batty might have surgical procedure on his pelvis. He was taken to Austin Pets Alive! to satisfy his future adopter. We’re comfortable to share that Batty has been adopted!
Mindy – at TLAC
Mindy was hit by a automobile when she was introduced into Austin Animal Middle. The municipal shelter requested us if we might assist Mindy and she or he now has a staff of pals who assist her together with her wheelchair and take her to playgroup! Mindy is a 3 1/2 yr outdated labrador retriever. She is able to meet her adopter and folks can apply to undertake her right here.
Apollo, Atlas, Hoku, Nyx and Supernova – ADOPTED
These seven week outdated siblings are the proper Austin FC Honorary Mascots! Their beauty are solely matched by their celebrity personalities. Apollo, Atlas, Hoku, Nyx and Supernova have all discovered their new properties!
Ikea – FOSTER TO ADOPT HOME
Austin FC and presenting sponsor StoryBuilt introduce the one factor each dwelling wants: Ikea! This pocket pittie is 2 and a half years outdated and loves individuals. She is searching for somebody to undertake her from Austin Pets Alive!…might that be you? This better part about this Ikea…no meeting required! You’ll be able to apply now to take her dwelling tomorrow: austinpetsalive.org.
Solterra– at TLAC
This sunny pit bull combine canine is 3 1/2 years outdated and was discovered by an animal safety officer. Austin Pets Alive!’s lifesaving clinic has taken nice care of her and now Solterra is able to be adopted! In case you are searching for a snuggly pup, this might be the canine for you! You’ll find out learn how to undertake Solterra at austinpetsalive.org.
Margie got here to APA! pregnant and was an ideal mother to her puppies. This lady is so sensible and curious and affectionate. She’s prepared for a foster or adopter to take her dwelling and present her the great life. Keen on fostering or adopting Margie? Apply right here.
Might – ADOPTED
Might is thrilled to be chosen because the Austin FC Honorary Mascot. One other Texas shelter didn’t have room for Might and her siblings, so Austin Pets Alive! took them in they usually have been cared for in a foster dwelling. Might was adopted after the Austin FC match and she or he’s hoping everybody who met her on the Q2 Stadium will think about adopting, fostering volunteering or donating to their native animal shelter!
Tonight on the Q2 Stadium, Austin FC, StoryBuilt and Austin Pets Alive! introduce 4 adoptable puppies sharing names with among the most iconic characters from the Apple TV present, Ted Lasso! Right here, tonight, we introduce eight week outdated shepherd combine puppies: Ted Lasso, Rebecca Welton, Roy Kent and Jamie Tartt This litter of puppies was born within the shelter’s care and identical to the well-known characters, they’re resilient and WE BELIEVE they would be the excellent pets within the properties of the Austin FC followers! If you need to undertake one in all these puppies from the nonprofit animal shelter, go to their web site, austinpetsalive.org.