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Press Release: National Nonprofit Petco Love Invests in APA Adoption Center to Save and Improve the Lives of Pets in St. Louis

$25,000 grant will be celebrated at local Petco event on June 21, 2022 SAINT LOUIS, MO (June 16, 2022) – The Animal Protective Association (APA) of Missouri is set to receive a $25,000 grant investment from national nonprofit Petco Love during a special celebration at the Brentwood Petco located at 8404 Eager Road on Tuesday,…

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Administrative Assistant

The Administrative Assistant is a valued member of the APA and is an essential partner to the CEO and COO.  The Administrative Assistant is responsible for a variety of administrative duties that ensure seamless functioning of the organization. This person is a quick thinker and problem solver, is highly organized, and can confidently and proficiently serve as the right-hand to the two most senior-leadership positions in the organization. This position will have a flexible work environment with the option to work remotely or in the office. Starting rate of pay is $17/hour.

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Press Release: APA Adoption Center invites animal and brunch-lovers to a talk with renowned animal expert.

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St. Louis, MO — The APA Adoption Center welcomes Dr. Kevin Morris, the American Humane Endowed Chair and associate professor within the Institute for Human-Animal Connection at Denver University, for a talk on May 4th, 8:30am–10:30am, in Busch Student Center at St. Louis University. As part of the APA’s ongoing 100th birthday celebration, the Adoption…

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Intake Coordinator

Join a caring team and work with animals every day!  This position supports members of the public who find stray animals or need help rehoming their own pet. Applicants should have friendly and professional customer service skills and be comfortable handling animals. This position shares resources with people inquiring about surrendering, answers phone, responds to emails, coordinates intakes, and at times provides assistance to the adoptions team. Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent and computer literacy. Previous customer service and animal handling experience preferred. This position starts at $16/hour. The APA also offers a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees to support the health and wellbeing of our team and their families. 

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2020 Bright Spots

Dear Friends, While 2020 was a year with challenges, it was a great year for the pets at the APA. In addition to finding over 3,500 pets safe, loving homes, we helped thousands more through wellness programs and other initiatives. We are proud of our accomplishments over the past year and want to share them…

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