By Carlotta Olson email@example.com -Published: Sat, May 26, 2018
ADOPTION FAIRS 9-Lives Rescue Inc. - For cats and kittens, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, PetSmart, 2965 New Center Point; 591-4640; colorado9lives.com. Chihuahua and Small Dog Rescue - For dogs less than 15 pounds, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Wag N' Wash, 5830 Stetson Hills Blvd. Check event...
By Ellie Mulder firstname.lastname@example.org -Updated: Wed, May 23, 2018
The disaster go-bag Lauren McCoy made for her cats, Gogo and Milkstout, includes enough food for three days, laminated information and photos, medication and a comforting towel that smells like her home. She said she keeps it in the trunk of her car because the threat of fire is "an...
By Carlotta Olson email@example.com -Updated: Sat, May 19, 2018
Adoption fairs and other pet-related events in and around Colorado Springs.
By KKTVUpdated: Wed, May 16, 2018
CANON CITY- Fifty-one cats were removed from one Cañon City home. "It blew me away, two truckloads, twice," neighbor Judy Rucker told Gazette news partner KKTV. The Humane Society of Fremont County said it saw the owner's Facebook post when it got shared, saying because of an...
By linda navarro firstname.lastname@example.org-Updated: Mon, May 14, 2018
Shades of "Game of Thrones'"House Lannister and guests peeked around for Jon Snow. But the April 28 Fur Ball had instead been turned into a creative Game of Bones land with puppies and kitties. Almost 500 guests in party clothes and some in regal royal attire cuddled with adoptable...
By Carlotta Olson email@example.com -Published: Sat, May 12, 2018
ADOPTION FAIRS 9-Lives Rescue Inc. - For cats and kittens, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, PetSmart, 2965 New Center Point; 591-4640; colorado9lives.com. Colorado Greyhound Adoption - 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Petco, 1820A W. Uintah St.; Jane Troyer, 633-2524. Four Paws Rescue - 11 a.m.-3 p.m....
The Associated PressUpdated: Thu, May 10, 2018
FORT DODGE, Iowa — With best friends like these, who needs enemies? An Iowa man says his dog inadvertently shot him while they were roughhousing Wednesday. Fifty-one-year-old Richard Remme, of Fort Dodge, told police he was playing with his dog, Balew, on the couch and tossed the...
AMY BETH HANSON , Associated PressUpdated: Wed, May 9, 2018
A 2-year-old English mastiff led astray by an escape-prone hound dog is happy to be home, but still stinks after being found stranded in muck at a wastewater treatment plant in Colorado. Gidget's ordeal started when a walker coonhound named Buddy helped her escape from their house in...
Karen Brulliard, The Washington PostUpdated: Wed, May 9, 2018
Customers turned to Service Dogs by Warren Retrievers for a potentially lifesaving tool: highly trained dogs that would alert them, with the nudge of a nose or paw, to spikes or dips in blood sugar. What they got, the state of Virginia alleged on Tuesday, were "little more than...
By Spencer Wilson, KKTVUpdated: Sun, May 6, 2018
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) “I thought it was maybe teenagers…just messing…” Laure Thompson was watching her daughter's dog, but after leaving the dog outside for a bit and coming back, the dog was gone. She made a move to get the dog back right away. “Got on Facebook,...