Austin Pets Alive! | Register Right now for Paddle for Puppies 2021!


Apr 21, 2021

Paddle for Puppies is again on the water for its 10-year anniversary!

Offered by Austin Subaru, this distinctive annual fundraiser advantages the Parvo Pet ICU Program at Austin Pets Alive! which has pioneered the trail to provide puppies with parvo a preventing likelihood.

Austin Pets Alive!’s Parvo Pet ICU is the primary of its sort within the nation and has saved over 5,500 puppies since its creation in 2008. On common, they proceed to save lots of round 600 puppies annually. Even with the pandemic taking place, in 2020 this superb crew saved 609 puppies! Parvo, brief for the canine parvovirus, is a extremely contagious viral sickness, and sometimes means speedy and absolute euthanasia for puppies.

That is the place APA! is available in. Our Parvo Pet ICU gives an alternative choice to euthanasia and provides the puppies who had been on loss of life’s doorstep an actual likelihood at life. With correct remedy, parvo takes a couple of week to treatment. Submit-parvo, these pups are lastly given an opportunity at adoption to steer a wholesome, regular life. We love seeing updates from our adopters who watch as their small parvo puppies develop into massive and powerful canine. Take a look at candy Bodie’s transformation after he was launched from the ICU!

Now you may have the possibility to assist pioneer change for our pups, too! Seize your family and friends and hop in a kayak, canoe, or SUP the weekend of Could 7-9 for the tenth Annual Paddle for Puppies.

Sadly, because of the current surge of algae within the water, we’re suggesting pets keep at dwelling this 12 months. No have to worry — you’re nonetheless certain to have a paw-some time!

In compliance with CDC pointers, we won’t be paddling as a big group, however as an alternative have prolonged the paddling expertise over three days. The paddle will start at 4:00 pm at Rowing Dock on Could 7 and finish at 8:00 pm. Could 8-9, the paddle will start at 8:00 am and finish at 12:00 pm on the similar location.

Final 12 months was something however conventional, with Paddle for Puppies being digital. This 12 months we wish to see you! Come out to Girl Chicken Lake and have a pleasant, enjoyable time, all whereas making a splash in our Parvo Pet Program!

You’ll want to purchase your tickets now! We’re completely paw-sitive you gained’t wish to miss out on this fun-filled paddling expertise!

Particular because of Austin Subaru for sponsoring Paddle for Puppies for 10 years, and to Rowing Dock for internet hosting us as soon as once more!

All pictures used are from the 2019 Paddle for Puppies with accreditation to Austin Subaru.


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