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‘Tis the season

Gift-giving should be joyful and not stressful. The best presents come from the heart and are meaningful, and when you hit the mark, the recipient appreciates not only the gift but the sentiment, as well.

Pet enthusiasts are always on the lookout for the perfect holiday gift. Whether you’re stuffing Fido’s stocking with goodies, filling Fluffy’s gift bag with treats or looking for a way to honor a two or four-legged friend, there’s no need to panic when it’s time to check people off your shopping list. If you love animals or know people who do, the Dumb Friends League makes shopping as easy as finding Rudolph’s nose on a foggy night. Recipients will love your thoughtful purchases, and you’ll also help the homeless pets and horses in our care.

Tribute donations

For those pets or people who are impossible to shop for, consider a donation in their honor. Recipients will receive an acknowledgment of your generosity. Call 720.241.7121 or make a secure donation at

2020 calendar

Start the New Year off with smiles! Our 2020 Pet Calendar elicits oohs and ahhs beyond the 12 monthly cover pets. Purchase the calendar for $15 at the Sit … Stay … Shops at the Leslie A. Malone Center in Denver and the Buddy Center in Castle Rock, or call 303.671.5212 Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday eCards

Heartwarming greetings are the perfect way to let friends and family know you’re thinking of them, and our holiday eCards are the ideal way to reach out. Choose a festive eCard at

Gift cards

Is someone on your list hoping for a new pet? A gift card is an ideal way to give a pet as a present and let the recipient be a part of the process. The gift receiver can visit our shelters to pick out a new friend, and then use the gift card for the pet adoption fee and pet supplies. Gift cards are available for purchase at our Sit … Stay … Shops at both of our shelters.

Pet accessories

Find presents for every pet on your list at our Sit … Stay … Shops at both of our shelters. With a fun selection of collars, leashes, toys, treats, supplies, Hill’s® Science Diet® pet foods and treats and more, shopping is as easy as one, two, unwrap!

From everyone at the Dumb Friends League, merry everything, and happiness always.

When is helping as easy as shopping?

Who shops on Amazon? (Wait. That’s a silly question. Maybe a better question is “Who doesn’t shop on Amazon?”) Did you know that every time you shop on Amazon, the homeless pets and animals at the Dumb Friends League can benefit from the AmazonSmile program?

AmazonSmile is operated by Amazon, and the same products you currently purchase are available through AmazonSmile. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation donates 0.5 percent of the price of eligible purchases to a customer’s selected nonprofit organization, such as the Dumb Friends League. Each quarter, the AmazonSmile Foundation makes donations to the League based on previous quarter’s purchases—and the donations add up!

You already shop on Amazon, so why not turn to AmazonSmile and support the Dumb Friends League in a new, easy and automatic way? Join and get started today:

  1. Visit on your desktop or mobile phone
  2. Sign in with your log-on credentials
  3. Go to Account, scroll to Other Programs and click on Change your charity/Not for profit organization
  4. Search for and pick the Dumb Friends League as your selected charitable organization
  5. Start shopping … and giving to the League!

If you’re looking for a simple, convenient way to support the League just by doing what you normally do at no additional cost, visit today to join. Be sure to tell your friends and family about AmazonSmile, too!

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