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Colorado Animal Shelters top 100,000 Dog & Cat Adoptions in 2015

Colorado Animal Shelters top 100,000 Dog & Cat Adoptions in 2015 Milestone reached for the first time ever, but there is still much work to be done. Denver CO June 6, 2016, (eReleases) — Colorado shelters surpassed 100,000 dog and cat adoptions for the first time ever according to statistics […]

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2013 Review for the Humane Society for Fremont County Live Release Rates

Colorado PACFA Statistics for 2013 I recently got a hold of the PACFA statistics for 2013 for Colorado shelters and rescues reporting on outcomes for homeless pets. The overall numbers are truly encouraging. We had another improvement on the state save rates for the several years in a row. There […]

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Regressive Shelter Attacks Fox31 Investigative Reporting

The Humane Society of Fremont County posted to an investigative report by Fox 31. The report showed the shelter was negligent in its care of animals. The staff vet botched surgeries that led to the suffering and even some documented deaths of dogs in their care. In addition, the shelter […]

Opposition to the ballot initiative for Colorado’s Pet Animal Care Facilities Act

I think the opposition to the ballot initiative for changes in the Colorado’s Pet Animal Care Facilities Act is missing the opportunity put forth for Colorado to save more homeless pets. In communities across the country, more than 200 to date, a new approach to sheltering has saved thousands of […]

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Life Saving Weekend in Antonito

Today and tomorrow there is a life affirming initiative taking place in Antonito Colorado.  This small community of 800 had strays wandering the streets and surrounding areas of the town.  Animal control was essentially non-existent.  There is no shelter within 30 miles of the town, and none responsible to take […]