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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 […]

Reject BSL – The Stupid Side of BSL Enforcement (as opposed to the inhumane practice)

Breaking up families with friendly pets is one horrible symptom of BSL (Breed Specific Legislation). Denver killed thousands of dogs when it implemented BSL two decades ago and since. Many of them family pets. They were not assessed for temperament, they were killed for having a square head. But how […]

Do the Math: Colorado is Lucky to Have PACFA (Pet Animal Control Facilities Act) Statistics

Individual stories allow us to understand how important it is to care about each individual animal. Broad statistics help us measure what is happening in communities and regions.  Colorado is lucky to have mandatory reporting via PACFA (Pet Animal Control Facilities Act). The yearly statistics are extremely useful in trending […]

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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 […]