Austin Pets Alive! | P.A.S.S. Program Retains Households Collectively


Aug 16, 2021

Christopher was going through a tough choice, he knew his cat wanted medical consideration however like so many, he was struggling to afford the continued vet payments.

Not desirous to must give up his member of the family to the shelter due to this, he turned to our P.A.S.S. Fb web page which stands for Optimistic Options to Shelter Give up, and requested for assist.

Tiger is Christopher’s candy little orange slice you see right here. He was attacked by a canine which left him with open wounds that wanted quick consideration. Tiger quickly acquired stitches for his harm with the assistance of his dad, Christopher. However when the stitches popped and an infection set in, Christopher wanted assist to afford Tiger’s second therapy. The P.A.S.S. neighborhood got here ahead and rapidly shared Tiger’s story and donated the funds to assist Christopher pay for Tiger’s therapy.

APA’S P.A.S.S. Program (Optimistic Options to Shelter Give up), goals to supply assets and companies to Texas residents who’re experiencing challenges to preserving their pets with an general aim of preserving pets out of shelters and offering the individuals with a protected, judgment-free zone for anybody in want. P.A.S.S. can present supported self rehoming, emergency medical vet prices, momentary fosters, behavioral/coaching suggestions, and meals/provide distribution.

With the assistance of the wonderful P.A.S.S. neighborhood, Tiger was capable of obtain his second therapy and is now recovering safely at dwelling with Christopher, the place he belongs. P.A.S.S. members are persevering with to assist Christopher by giving him suggestions and methods on preventative measures (like chopping up a shirt to placed on Tiger to maintain him from messing with the stitches) till he is healed fully.

Lucy, our P.A.S.S. Program Coordinator, discovered Tiger’s story significantly touching. She acknowledged, “The inspiring a part of Tiger’s story (in addition to a variety of the successes we see on the web page) is how a lot the neighborhood continues to care. The generosity of the shared expertise that every case and journey creates at all times baffles and evokes me.” She and the opposite moderators of the Fb web page work diligently to maintain P.A.S.S. a protected neighborhood, free from judgment, so individuals really feel snug sharing their tales and may obtain the assistance their pets want.

Lucy believes, “Pets are household so it is by no means a straightforward option to give up or rehome.” Due to the P.A.S.S. program, Tiger acquired to remain out of the shelter and along with his dad all whereas getting the therapy he wanted to get better.

When you really feel impressed to study extra tales like Tiger and Christoper’s, be part of the PASS program neighborhood Fb right this moment to assist pets like Tiger stay with their households!


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