Join News 5 in helping shelter animals

elaine | September 29, 2011

Hey Colorado Dog Blog fans, next weekend me and some of my co-workers here at News 5 are going to be participating in Pawtowberfest and we would love it if you would join us.
The money raised at Pawtoberfest helps the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region that has facilities in both Colorado Springs and [...]

Original “Laughing Lab” has passed away

elaine | August 2, 2010

The original “Laughing Lab” has passed away. 
16-year old Labrador “Camden” was the inspiration and face for the popular Bristol Brewing Company Beer, Laughing Lab.
 
Camden died peacefully at the Bristol’s home in Colorado Springs last week.  If you are a fan of the beer and the brewery, you probably met Camden.
For more on Camden’s life check [...]

Help local shelter animals on your happy hour tomorrow

elaine | May 12, 2010

Come out to the Will Rogers Lounge at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort on Thursday and help out some local rescues at the “Pouring for Pets” event. Local celebrities will be on hand to serve you drinks and 10% of all money spent in the bar will be split between the charities represented at the event.  There [...]

Dog park users asked to help fix up Bear Creek Dog Park

elaine | April 1, 2010

El Paso County Parks is asking for dog owners to help improve the Bear Creek Dog Park.  Users of the park have probably noticed the bright yellow donation boxes the entrance.  The money will be used to make some upgrades.  The county also applied for a large grant from Great Outdoors Colorado, and local donations [...]

Look cool and Smile too!

elaine | October 8, 2009

Want to look trendy AND help out your favorite cause?   Check out some new bracelets that are all the rage in Hollywood.  You can see this wrist candy on the arms of stars like Kim Kardashian, Jenny McCarthy, and Darryl Hannah.  They are called “I’m Tired of…” bracelets and 50% of proceeds go to the charity [...]