Non-profit to help cruelty investigations in several Colorado counties

elaine | November 30, 2010

A new nonprofit organization says it is bringing animal welfare investigations to several underserved counties in Colorado.
The new Colorado Humane Society & SPCA says they will work with local law enforcement and government agencies to investigate and prevent the cruelty and neglect of companion animals and horses within the state.
“We are honored to have the [...]

Rescue group asking for help finding stolen pup

elaine | November 29, 2010

An animal rescue group is looking for a puppy they say was stolen during an adoption fair this weekend.
The 10-week old Husky-Pit Bull mix was in a crate at the entrance of the North Academy Petsmart when she disappeared last Saturday.
The rescue group, San Luis Animal Welfare, is worried that because the puppy is a [...]

Strut Your Mutt in Pueblo this weekend!

elaine | October 25, 2010

The Strut Your Mutt run and walk will take place on Saturday, October 30th in Pueblo.
The event will benefit Paws for Life Animal Welfare and Protection Agency, a no-kill shelter in Pueblo.  
The fun starts at 9am at the Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo(HARP) at Victoria Avenue at the St. Francis of Assisi statue located on [...]

Cascade vaccination clinic coming up this weekend

elaine | March 11, 2010

It is starting to warm up and that means dogs and there owners will be out more and wildlife will be out too. It is important to make sure your pet is vaccinated and in order to promote public health and animal welfare the Cascade Volunteer Fire Department will be holding its Annual Vaccination Clinic [...]

Group claims PETA kills more shelter animals than it helps

elaine | March 10, 2010

      People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals(PETA) is known for calling out organizations for their unethical treatment of animals, but now another organization is saying that PETA kills more animals than they help.  The Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF), a non-profit “watchdog” organization, is claiming that PETA euthanized 97% of the adoptable pets at their [...]