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March 30, 2017

German shepherd seeks puzzle buddy

Do you love a good puzzle? Love the feeling of accomplishment you get when you’ve placed that last puzzle piece, or lined up all the colors on a Rubiks Cube? Rufus knows how you feel. This beautiful 2-year-old German shepherd mix first came to our shelter in December. He adores walks and playing with his toys—but there’s a catch: Rufus has heartworm.

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March 29, 2017

Tohui finds love at last

Because we received so much interest and so many well wishes for Tohui, we want to let you know that the little fellow found the home of his dreams shortly after being featured on our website and on Facebook. He was adopted by Kelli H., who reports that she is “over the moon that we were able to bring Tohui home!”

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March 27, 2017

A good year for horses

In January 2016, WaterShed Animal Fund awarded a grant to the Dumb Friends League Harmony Equine Center. The objective is to increase adoptions of horses in Colorado and assist in more positive outcomes for horses in transition.

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March 21, 2017

UberPuppies is Back!

In honor of National Puppy Day on Thursday, March 23, the Dumb Friends League is once again teaming up with Uber to deliver adoptable puppies to animal lovers across Denver.

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