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Prepare a COVID-19 plan for your pets

January 26, 2021 2:00 pm

While there is no evidence that your pets can get the Coronavirus, or COVID-19, from an infected person, it is still important to consider your pet in your COVID-19 preparation plans. Whether sheltering at home, or in the unfortunate case that you are admitted into the hospital, ensuring you have reliable care for your pets protects them and you in the event of an emergency.

Working to care for horses during COVID-19

July 9, 2020 9:06 am

Over the past few months, COVID-19 affected so much of our daily lives. Everything from how we shop to how we meet friends (or not as the case may be) to how students go to school changed. One thing that has remained relatively normal has been operations at the Dumb Friends League Harmony Equine Center. Let’s face it, with 168 acres social distancing is easier … so much easier!

Adoption silver lining during COVID-19

July 2, 2020 1:19 pm

Staying healthy, learning new work habits, adjusting to social distancing—it’s challenging, right? Navigating this difficult time is no small feat for anyone.

Construction in the time of COVID-19

June 22, 2020 2:11 pm

Since March 24, when Denver’s Stay at Home order went into effect, businesses closed or modified their workflow, and schools turned to online learning. But, let’s face it, there’s no such thing as contactless or virtual construction. While the Dumb Friends League’s Building a Better Way Home project never stopped, that doesn’t mean it was business as usual.

Dumb Friends League statement on COVID-19 (coronavirus)

March 11, 2020 4:32 pm

The health and wellbeing of our staff, volunteers, patrons, community and animals in our care are always our priority. As we continue to navigate the rapidly evolving COVID-19 (coronavirus) together, we request that anyone who is currently ill, or has any has known risk factors related to the virus, please do not visit our facilities.

Humane education and outreach help end pet homelessness

May 16, 2021 1:19 pm

The Dumb Friends League believes that humane education plays an essential role in ending pet homelessness and animal suffering, and our small yet mighty team of three is sharing our message throughout communities each month.

Here’s the drill: construction update at the League

January 27, 2021 10:25 am

It’s almost difficult to remember when there wasn’t construction work happening at the Dumb Friends League. You have to go back to April 2017 when the Building a Better Way Home project broke ground, and our major renovation and construction project to upgrade the oldest and most heavily used parts of the Dumb Friends League Leslie A. Malone Center began. Now, the finish line is in sight.

PetSmart Charities® helps keep pets in homes

January 5, 2021 8:00 am

The Dumb Friends League Solutions – Veterinary Hospital is working to meet a vital need in our Denver community for low-cost veterinary care. Subsidized by a compassionate community of donors and partners, the work at Solutions – Veterinary Hospital would not be possible without aid from partners like PetSmart Charities. Over the past year, PetSmart Charities has helped keep pets in homes when their owners may not otherwise be able to afford treatment. By supporting subsidized care, the grant award received from PetSmart Charities has helped more than 1,600 pets.