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Half-Price Adoptions at the Dumb Friends League for “Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month”

Lucian, adoptable dogOctober is known as Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month—a month dedicated to increasing awareness of the millions of shelter dogs looking for homes across the country. To celebrate Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month, the Dumb Friends League is offering 50 percent off the adoption fee for all adult dogs, 1 year and older, October 2 – October 4.

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Dumb Friends League receives 21 Australian cattle dog mixes

Freemont County dogsLast week, the Dumb Friends League received 21 neglected dogs removed from a home in Penrose, Colo. Most of the dogs, which included several puppies (some as young as 5 weeks old), are Australian cattle dog mixes. Many did not have access to any food or water at the residence. A veterinarian at the scene treated several of the animals with fluids and for minor injuries before they were removed from the property.

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Community comes together to hike for homeless pets

2015 Wag `n Trail was a successAnimal lovers from across metro Denver hit the Glendale Farm Open Space trail on Saturday for the Dumb Friends League Wag `n Trail. More than 1,500 people and 750 dogs participated in the fundraiser, a 1.6-mile hike to raise money for the Dumb Friends League’s south location, the Buddy Center, in Castle Rock.

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Last call for Dogs of Denver

Feature your pet in Dogs of Denver bookOnly a few pages are still available in the 2015 “Dogs of Denver” coffee-table book, a limited-edition, hardcover book that will feature more than 200 of our city’s most photogenic pooches. For $250, you’ll receive a one-hour professional photo session for a single dog, a full page with your dog’s photo and a complimentary copy of the book when it’s published later this year.

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ChloeNine years ago, we adopted our first Old English sheepdog, Molly, from the Dumb Friends League. I saw her online the night before and was determined to get her first thing in the morning. Molly was a lot of work in the beginning, but after some training, she turned out to be the best dog EVER!

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