Updates & uplifting tales
Front Range Shelter Leadership Responds to Community Animal Services of Pueblo Conditions and Closure
The suffering that happened at Community Animal Services of Pueblo (CASP), operated by PAWS for Life, is unacceptable. The animal welfare community’s priority is to ensure these animals are properly cared for and that they are protected from situations like this in the future.
Fifty-seven Malnourished Horses Removed from Neglectful Owner
During their short stay at Harmony, many of the horses have gained more than 60 pounds. Some of the horses are progressing at a slower pace and will be monitored for other potential issues. Harmony staff remains optimistic that the foals have a chance to be born healthy.
Forty-eight malnourished horses removed from neglectful owner
Colorado Humane Society & S.P.C.A and Dumb Friends League Harmony Equine Center™ assisted the Park County Sheriff’s Office with the removal of 57 neglected horses from three different locations near Hartsel, Colorado on Thursday.
Colorado Humane Society & S.P.C.A helps 18 dogs and puppies after home is destroyed by fire
Colorado Humane Society & S.P.C.A. helped remove and transport 15 dogs and three puppies from a Conejos County, Colo. home after it was destroyed by a fire last month.
Petsmart Charities® supports life-saving work at Dumb Friends League Solutions – Veterinary Hospital
PetSmart Charities awarded a $25,000 grant to the Dumb Friends League Solutions – Veterinary Hospital. The hospital, which opened in October 2018, is a full service low cost animal hospital that exists to prevent suffering in pets whose caretakers would otherwise be unable to provide veterinary care.
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.