Firefighter to be recognized for saving Chihuahua in fire

elaine | February 3, 2011

The  firefighter who used mouth-to-snout resuscitation to revive a little dog last month will be recognized tonight by Dreampower Animal Rescue.
 No people were in the home when the fire broke out on January 24th near Colorado Springs.   Three dogs were saved from a house fire in the 19-hundred block of Chamberlin South. 
One dog, a Chihuahua [...]

“Doggie Breath” event planned to raise money for oxygen masks

elaine | May 4, 2010

Have a dog-gone good time while raising money for a wonderful cause; saving pets caught in fires!
 The event is called “Doggie Breath” and money raised will be used to equip fire trucks in Douglas County with oxygen masks.  Every year, thousands of pets die from smoke inhalation in house fires.  In many cases, a reusable [...]