Local woman honored for her work saving dogs

elaine | November 9, 2012

A local woman has been named a “Hero Among Us” in People Magazine for her work saving dogs.
Theresa Strader, founder of Colorado Springs based National Mill Dog Rescue (NMDR) is being honored in the current issue of the magazine. Theresa hopes the story will spread awareness about the cruel reality of puppy mills.
Theresa had [...]

April Stools Day this Saturday!

elaine | April 13, 2011

This Saturday will be a big day at the Bear Creek Dog Park!  It is time for the annual “April Stools Day”.
This event combines a spring clean up of left behind dog poop with prizes for finding a “Golden Stool” while searching for real poop to clean up. There will be about 9 or 10 [...]

Get your dog washed while helping homeless pets

elaine | September 16, 2010

4 Paws Rescue is holding a charity dog wash and adoption fair this Sunday, September 19th.
The event will be from 11a.m.- 4p.m. at the Wag-n-Wash at 1625 W. Uintah.  All dogs will be washed and dried for a donation. ($15 dollars or more is suggested!) and for a little more you can even get your [...]

April Stools Day will be held on Saturday

elaine | April 5, 2010

Volunteers are needed to help clean up the Dog Park in Bear Creek Regional Park for the annual April Stools Day Saturday, April 10.   All the park users are invited to bring their pooches and clean up all the leftover poop and trash.
       The event will be from 10 a.m. to noon. The location is [...]

Lost pup finds a home and lots of love

elaine | January 14, 2010

A dog we told you was lost a few weeks ago has not only been found, he has also found a permanent home.
     3-year old “Wyatt” was rescued from a puppy mill by the National Mill Dog Rescue and was living in a foster home.  “Wyatt” could not be adopted right away because a lack [...]