On April 3rd, 2016, Tink, a 7 month old kitten (now named Hobbes) was surrendered to the APA Adoption Center. His previous owner had become ill and could no longer care for him. Just a couple days later, on April 9th, the Snelling family came to the APA wanting to adopt a cat. Below is…

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On June 29th, 2016, Sam was found abandoned in a foreclosed home in North County, MO. He was brought to the APA Adoption Center, in rough shape, in hopes that we could nurse him back to health and find him a loving home. Sam had clearly not been groomed in a long time, had cataracts…

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Once upon a time, Lynn True was lonely without a cat. In June 2016, her cat of 18½ years passed away. “I knew I was going to have to adopt another cat,” True says. “I’ve had both dogs and cats, but cats are my favorite.”  Since she was planning a trip to Alabama to visit friends…

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The APA’s Heads to Tails Hope Fund is a needs based financial assistance program for vet care. Thanks to a generous donor this new program provided care to 27 dogs in 2016. From life-saving heartworm treatment to dentals and surgery, we’re helping pets live happier, healthier lives. Kya was one of the dogs who benefited from this…

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Sometimes when we find our purpose in life, everything else just falls into place. APA alum Sonar (Patches) found a career, but he also found his new family. Those who never met Patches never saw his unstoppable love of toys. They never saw how, every day on his walks at the APA, Patches raced out to…

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