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Maddie’s Fund Invests In Dumb Friends League’s Lifesaving Work
Maddie’s Fund®, a national family foundation established by Dave and Cheryl Duffield to revolutionize the status and well-being of companion animals, awarded a $300,000 grant to the Dumb Friends League to support enhancements to their innovative foster care program.
Dumb Friends League Annual Hike for Homeless Pets Raises $146,000 for Animals at the Buddy Center
Pet lovers from across Colorado hit the trail with their pups to hike for a great cause at the Dumb Friends League Wag `n Trail. More than 1,200 people and their pups participated in the 1.6-mile hike to raise money for homeless pets at the Buddy Center in Castle Rock.
Dumb Friends League Opening Solutions – Veterinary Hospital
The Dumb Friends League has announced that PetAid Animal Hospital is becoming Dumb Friends League Solutions – Veterinary Hospital. The change is expected to take place on October 1, 2018.
Banfield Foundation Grants $100,000 to Help Dumb Friends League Build a Better Way Home
The Dumb Friends League received a generous gift of $100,000 from the Banfield Foundation as part of the Dumb Friends League’s Building a Better Way Home capital campaign to expand and renovate the most heavily used areas of its Quebec Street Shelter.
Thousands of Coloradans Help Homeless Pets and Horses
Thousands of two- and four-legged friends took part in the largest single dog walk in the country at Denver’s Washington Park on Saturday, May 5, raising $875,000 (and counting) for programs and services to help homeless pets and horses at the Dumb Friends League.
Nation’s Single Largest Dog Walk Celebrates 25 Years
Be part of the nation’s single largest dog walk and a Denver tradition by participating in the 25th annual Dumb Friends League Furry Scurry Saturday, May 5.
Dumb Friends League Solutions – Cat Spay/Neuter Clinic Celebrates Successful First Year
Today the Dumb Friends League Solutions – Cat/Spay Neuter Clinic is celebrating a successful first year of operation.
Dumb Friends League President and CEO Bob Rohde Retiring After Four Decades
Dumb Friends League President and CEO Bob Rohde has announced that he will retire on February 7 after four decades of being a strong and steadfast voice for those who cannot speak for themselves. He has devoted his career and life to the welfare of animals and is a leading national figure in animal welfare causes.
Petco Foundation Invests in Dumb Friends League’s Lifesaving work
DENVER (October 26, 2017) The Dumb Friends League announced today that it has been awarded a $300,000 grant from the Petco Foundation that will be used to help upgrade the oldest and most heavily used areas of the League’s Quebec Street Shelter in Denver while expanding and enhancing other critical parts of the shelter. Headquartered… More