Due to an unprecedented number of animals in our care, the Dumb Friends League will accept dog and small pet surrenders by appointment only. Please visit the Pet Surrender page to schedule a time. Read More


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Our Mission

Working with our compassionate community,
we will end pet homelessness and animal suffering.

UPCOMING EVENT

Lulupawlooza 2022

This unique celebration will kick off at 4 p.m. with a horse demonstration (weather permitting), followed by cocktail...

Upcoming Event: Lulupawlooza 2022

Event Details:


07/23/2022

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Event Details:


07/23/2022
Harmony Equine Center | 5540 E. Hwy. 86, Franktown, CO

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UPCOMING EVENT

2023 CALENDAR PET PHOTO CONTEST

We aren’t kitten around! It’s time for the Dumb Friends League’s annual Pet Photo Contest!

Upcoming Event: 2023 CALENDAR PET PHOTO CONTEST

Event Details:


08/05/2022

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08/05/2022

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Our News Items

Tame the spark: help your pets stay safe on July 4th

Many of us enjoy the sights and sounds of fireworks, but these displays—no matter how...

Pets and wildlife: don’t get too close for comfort

We live in Colorado for a reason—the outdoors! And, just as much as we enjoy...

Honoring the courageous legacy of a Marine and his K-9 at the Dumb Friends League

As a Marine and Military Working Dog Handler, Corporal David Sonka approached every day with...

PAWLICY POST – That’s a wrap!

The 2022 legislative session came to a close on Wednesday, May 12, with bills being...

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Because of your support

Here is a look at some of our accomplishments from fiscal year 2021.


484,168

Hours of Attention

Hours of attention provided by Dumb Friends League associates

11,105

Hours of Surgery

spay/neuter, orthopedic and dental surgeries for community pets

117,671

Number of Calls

Calls through the League’s Call Center

348,922

Nights of Care Safety

provided to animals in need at our facilities

The Dumb Friends League is an independent, local, nonprofit organization. We are not an affiliate of any national animal welfare organization.