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Animal Care Technician

APA Veterinary Clinic

Position: Part-time Description: Join our team and help bring people and pets together! This position performs high quality animal care, daily cleaning, feeding, walking, assisting with medical care, and other related shelter duties. Requirements include high school diploma or equivalent. Previous animal handling experience preferred. This is a part time position which includes weekend hours…

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Clear the Shelters Starts August 23rd!

We’re excited to announce that we are once again participating in Clear the Shelters! From August 23rd to September 19th, Tito’s Handmade Vodka will be covering half of the adoption fee for all dogs 6 months and older, and Carol House Furniture will be doing the same for all cats over 6 months old! Don’t worry, we’re not leaving…

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Associate Veterinarian

Position: Part-time Description: The Associate Veterinarian provides routine and preventative care at the APA’s Wellness Clinic.  The APA’s Wellness Clinic is open to the public and offers services such as vaccinations, heartworm testing, FIV/FeLV testing, and fecals. The Associate Veterinarian also assists with shelter medicine the diagnosis and treatment of animals at the APA Adoption Center and performs spay/neuter surgeries.  The work…

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FIV Facts

Scratching a cat's chin

The following are a collection of frequently asked questions about FIV. What is FIV? Is it like AIDS? FIV stands for feline immunodeficiency virus. It basically means that they have a depressed immune system – so they are extra susceptible to kitty colds. It is not like AIDS – which is the late stage of…

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The Roblee Foundation Supports SafeCare

A woman and her dog

We are pleased to announce that the Roblee Foundation has awarded a grant to the APA in support of our SafeCare program, a pet assistance program for victims of domestic violence. SafeCare, the first and only program of its kind in the St. Louis area, began in 1998 to assist those leaving abusive homes. This program provides…

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