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Austin Pets Alive! | APA! Thrift Stores

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Jun 29, 2022

APA! Thrift is a boutique-style store – now with 3 locations – that sells superior-top quality new and gently employed items for incredibly reduced selling prices. In addition to the incredible discounts on remarkable finds, all net proceeds specifically help the innovative lifesaving programs and animals of Austin Pets Alive!.

You can come across awesome specials while preserving life! Donate your new and carefully employed products. Go to one of our pleasurable-filled in-keep functions! Volunteer at both our a few areas. As a bonus, if you happen to be an APA! foster, you’ll receive 20% off (discounted does not apply to any APA! retail retailer or to APA! brand items)!

What can I donate? 

Donation Hours: Sunday: 12–6 PM, Monday-Thursday: 12-6 PM, and Friday–Saturday: 11 AM–6 PM

APA! Thrift welcomes your good quality new and gently used objects for sale in our retailers. Austin Animals Alive! is a 501c3 non-profit firm, and all donations are qualified for a tax-deductible receipt.

Unsellable donations have to be disposed of at a large cost to the retail store, thus using time and income absent from the shelter. We respectfully request that donations are cleanse, in fantastic affliction (cost-free of stains and holes), from a smoke-free natural environment, and are involved on the underneath record of satisfactory donations.

Our spots have restricted storage space, and we are regrettably unable to accept all items for donation. Be sure to see the down below lists of things we can acknowledge and are not able to accept.


  • Designer, Classic, and all Clothes (Adult Womens & Mens, new/gently employed)
  • Pet merchandise: new/carefully utilized. Donations for Shelter (towels, sheets, unopened foodstuff, litter) can be manufactured straight to the shelter at 1156 W Cesar Chavez St.
  • Jewellery
  • Purses + Purses
  • Sneakers
  • Textbooks
  • Property Decor
  • Collectibles & Memorabilia
  • Artwork
  • Musical Devices
  • Data
  • Laptops, Tablets in performing issue
  • Gaming Techniques, Video clip Games in functioning situation
  • Flat Monitor TVs in doing the job affliction
  • Home furniture – make sure you phone the shop before dropping off due to room limits


  • Damaged on non-operating electronics, appliances, household merchandise
  • Beds, utilised mattresses, significant home furniture
  • Made use of underwear
  • Harmed outfits
  • Utilized Bed Pillows
  • Made use of Blankets, Sheets & Towels
  • Utilized Shower Curtains & Window Curtains, Rods + Shades
  • Used Strollers & Cribs, Little one items
  • Magazines
  • VCRs & Tube TVs
  • Desktop Computer systems
  • Printers & Shredders
  • VHS Tapes
  • Plastic Drinking water Bottles
  • Plastic Tupperware

To discover additional about our three destinations, click on in this article! Thank you for aiding us save lives by buying and donating!