Maybe this will create a new term: “Love each other like cats and dogs”

elaine | June 12, 2012

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Low cost rabies clinic in Pueblo this weekend

elaine | August 10, 2011

Due to the increased number of Rabies cases in Southern Colorado, Pueblo Animal Services is offering low cost rabies shot clinic on Saturday, August 13th
The clinic will run from 9am to 1pm. Rabies vaccinations will be $8 per animal and other vaccines will be available for only $10 each.

“There have been several confirmed Rabies cases [...]

Woof! Dog lovers have several events to enjoy this weekend

elaine | June 11, 2011

The dog day of summer is here with several events for the dog lover in Colorado Springs today.
The Colorado Springs Kennel Club Dog Show going on this weekend. 15-hundred dogs from around the country will be at the show which runs through Sunday. Show hours are 8am to 6pm.  The event will be held at [...]

Best friends on sale this weekend!

elaine | June 9, 2011

If you have been thinking about getting a dog; check out the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region this weekend.
This weekend is “Doggie Discount Days” and that means that all dogs are available for a very low $50 adoption fee.

Adoption fees for cats and dogs include vaccinations, a microchip, a free health exam at [...]

Low cost rabies clinic planned to raise awareness

elaine | April 12, 2010

Rabies is a growing concern here on the Front Range and in an effort to remind pet owners to protect their pets and their families from rabies, a rabies vaccination clinic is scheduled from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 24, at Big R in Falcon, 14155 E. U.S. Highway 24.    Dogs and cats will [...]

Learn emergency techniques that could save your pet!

elaine | March 11, 2010

Are you prepared to act in an emergency for your best friend? According to the American Animal Hospital Association 1 out of 4 more pets would survive if just one pet first aid technique was applied prior to getting emergency veterinary care. Well now is the time to learn how to save your pet.
The Rocky [...]

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 [...]

Could your dog catch the swine flu?

elaine | November 5, 2009

     While it appears to be rare, it can happen.  The U.S. Department of Agriculture and Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine confirmed that a 13-year-old cat whose owners had experienced flu-like symptoms contracted H1N1 (swine) flu.
    ”This may be the first instance where we have documentation that transmission occurred involving cats or dogs,” [...]