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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]