Align your brand with the Dumb Friends League’s impactful work throughout Colorado – and help your business reach a large, compassionate audience of pet owners and animal lovers.

Our corporate partners enjoy meaningful marketing and philanthropic relationships with the League, building upon our legacy of serving as a trusted community resource for more than 110 years.  

We take pride in creating collaborative, customized partnerships to meet your unique goals and needs.

There are many ways your business can support our work, including but not limited to:

  • Providing a tax-deductible donation to support our programs and services
  • Sponsoring one of our signature events
  • Collaborating on a cause-marketing campaign
  • Aligning workplace and matching giving programs with our work
  • Offering employee volunteer days at our facilities (available exclusively to our partners)

Ways We Can Make a Difference Together

Learn about our key programs and services that need your support!

Build a Corporate Partnership with the League

Contact us to learn more about how your business can gain visibility and exposure among our compassionate community, while making a positive impact on the welfare of pets and those who love them throughout Colorado.

To build a customized corporate partnership, contact:

Corporate Partnership Manager

Make a Donation Today

Consider making a tax-deductible donation via the link below.

Our Partners

Our corporate partners help create more compassionate communities, touching the lives of countless pets and people every day. We are truly grateful for this support. Learn more about our leading partners, and their commitment to ending pet homelessness and animal suffering, below.

Hill’s Pet Nutrition

The pets at the Dumb Friends League eat more than 131,000 pounds of pet food each year, all of which is made available by Hill’s Pet Nutrition as part of its Food, Shelter & Love Program, which has provided over $295 million worth of pet food to nearly 1,000 shelters, helping over 11 million pets find a new home…and counting. Our partnership with Hill’s Pet Nutrition also encompasses collaboration and support around many of the League’s programs, services, and events, including our Homes with Hearts foster program and our annual Furry Scurry.

Boehringer Inglheim

Boehringer Ingelheim is happy to join the Dumb Friends League in its unwavering commitment to show compassion and love to every animal. As a proud partner, we provide donations of NexGard® (afoxolaner), HEARTGARD® Plus (ivermectin/pyrantel) and FRONTLINE® Brand Products to care for these incredible animals. (LIT CODE US-PET-0604-2020)

MetLife Pet Insurance

Founded in 2004, MetLife Pet Insurance (formerly PetFirst Pet Insurance) has provided flexible insurance plans for tens of thousands of dogs and cats across the U.S., including many pets adopted from the Dumb Friends League. With a strong track record of delivering outstanding service and maintaining trust through its emphasis on community and support of local humane societies and shelters, MetLife Pet Insurance is proud to support the Dumb Friends League’s work to end pet homelessness and animal suffering in Colorado.

Lockheed Martin

We honor and respect the contributions that veterans and active members of the military have made, and continue to make, for our country and our community. We are proud to partner with Lockheed Martin in supporting a 50% discount on adoption fees for current military and veterans at our shelters.

Applewood Plumbing Heating & Electric

Applewood Plumbing Heating & Electric is a family-owned and operated business, serving the Denver and Boulder areas for more than 48 years. Applewood’s support helps to ensure that countless pets can receive the second chances and the new homes they deserve.

“Since so many of our customers and employees have pets, we’re passionate about providing care and forever homes to  as many animals as possible. That’s why our partnership with the Dumb Friends League is so meaningful to us.” –Josh Ward, president, Applewood Plumbing Heating & Electric

Subaru of America

Just like the Dumb Friends League, Subaru is committed to returning the love that pets give us every day. Through the Subaru Love Promise initiative and Subaru Loves Pets pillar, Subaru strives to help improve the lives of all animals – especially those in shelters. Subaru funds pet safety crash tests, donates millions of dollars to animal welfare organizations each year and dedicates the entire month of October to shine a light on the hundreds of thousands of pets in shelters. Subaru has even established National Make A Dog’s day; a holiday to help shelter pets – particularly the hard-to-adopt ones – find loving homes. The partnership is another example of Subaru’s goal of becoming “more than a car company”!

Delta Dental of Colorado

Delta Dental of Colorado (DDCO) is honored to support the Dumb Friends League through employee giving and volunteerism. We provide high quality dental care to more than 1.3 million Coloradoans every year. Not only do we value the well-being of people, we also care about the welfare of animals. We also recognize the connection between positive relationships with animals and long-term mental health wellness. We are proud to partner with this great organization. 



Denver7 is proud to partner with the Dumb Friends League to bring you stories about the animals that need your help as well as the important work the Dumb Friends League does to care for animals in need. Denver7 provides in-depth local news coverage from multiple perspectives. Their 360 reporting style, Contact Denver7 Investigations and Denver7 Gives stories are at the heart of everything they do. Denver7 delivers 24/7 news in multiple places like the Denver7 mobile app,, and on Denver7+ on your Roku, Amazon Fire, Apple TV or Android TV device. And that’s just the beginning. Denver7 also has a sister station, KCDO Local3. With Denver7 News on Local3, they now broadcast more local news than any other Colorado news provider, including Colorado’s only local newscast at 8 p.m. To learn more about Denver7 and Local3 visit

Documents You May Need

Please find several key documents often requested by our corporate partners below. In need of additional documents? Please contact us at 720.241.7085 or