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 [...]

Rumors of poisonings worry area pet owners

elaine | August 26, 2010

Posters showing up in stores around Penrose have pet owners in Fremont County on edge.
The hand written posters have been placed in windows, bulletin boards, and counters and they warn pet owners about someone who is randomly poisoning dogs with anti-freeze in meat.
The signs don’t tell people where the poisonings took place or who is [...]

Low cost spay and neuters available

elaine | December 9, 2009

If you have a dog or cat that you need to have spayed or neutered, but you don’t have the money, a program in Colorado could be the answer.  Every year thousands of  taxpayers mark the “check off”  on their tax returns to fund low cost spay and neuters.  Then veterinary clinics and animal welfare [...]