It takes a village. Or, just a bunch of really incredible staff and volunteers at the Dumb Friends League to provide love and care to the more than 21,000 homeless pets and horses we serve each year. August is Clear the Shelters month, and in addition to a goal of finding loving homes for 31…
Have you heard the saying, “There’s a lid for every pot”? No? Well, it means that whoever you are and no matter what you like or are like, there’s someone for you.
To honor our brave service men and women this Veterans Day, the Dumb Friends League is waiving adoption fees for all pets for veterans and active military on Monday, November 11.
If you’re a runner, a jogger or just someone who likes to get from point A to point B quickly, stop reading now. Because Ellen—the sweet, 8-year-old Chinese shar-pei mix looking for a home—is the s-l-o-w-e-s-t walker ever. S-e-r-i-o-u-s-l-y.
Romeo and Juliet are in love. Their eyes shine as they look in each other’s sweet little faces, graying with age. After a long trip from Texas (where their story would have come to an end), they are hoping for a loving home where they’ll be together for the rest of their days. C’mon, Colorado:…
Oh, my. Take a gander at that adorable face. The tan splotch over Darla’s left eye gives this girl a quizzical gaze, as if she’s got one perpetually raised eyebrow. Sort of like Stephen Colbert … if he were a female dog. Here’s what we know about Miss Darla: She weighs 38 pounds and she’s…
The first thing you notice about Oscar is that he’s a Conehead. Yes, the 7-years-young Jack Russell terrier mix is sporting a lampshade because he’s had two surgeries since arriving at our shelter in late June. Now he’s healthy and looking forward to a bright future.
Meet Remy, a sweet, energetic, 8-year-old German short-haired pointer with lovely markings. Her head is liver and her body is liver-ticked. She has a noble muzzle and long, floppy ears.
In Spanish, Sueno means dream, and this healthy, athletic, 6-year-old yellow Lab mix is a dreamboat of a dog. He came to our shelter after being relinquished by an elderly owner who could no longer keep him. Sweeter than cream and utterly laid back, Sueno loves treats, scratches, sunbathing and playing outside.
“Guinevere.” The name conjures fables of King Arthur’s famously beautiful wife, a medieval hottie whose long, flowing hair and come-hither looks bewitched his majesty’s right-hand knight, Sir Lancelot. Right now, we have our very own Guinevere at the Quebec Street Shelter—and we’d like her story to end happily ever after.
Silly, a 1-year-old female red tabby, and Peanut, a 1-year-old female Chihuahua, are best friends that have lived together their whole lives. They were relinquished to our shelter in April and now they’re looking for a forever home that will welcome this dymanic duo together.
November is “Adopt-a-Senior-Pet Month,” and the Dumb Friends League wants to remind everyone looking to add a new pet to their life that love knows no age. To help its more mature adoptable pets find happy homes, the Dumb Friends League is waiving the adoption fee for all pets that are 5 years old and…
October is known as Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month—a month dedicated to increasing awareness of the millions of shelter dogs looking for homes across the country. To celebrate Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog Month, the Dumb Friends League is offering 50 percent off the adoption fee for all adult dogs, 1 year and older, October 2 – October 4. Dogs like Lucian,…
Today, there are more than 1,150 homeless pets in our care. This Saturday, Aug. 15, is International Homeless Animals Day—a day dedicated to bringing awareness to those pets who have no place left to turn and inspiring compassion in our community to give them the second chances they deserve.
June is Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat Month, and the Dumb Friends League is celebrating by waiving adoption fees for all adult cats (1 year and older) through the entire month of June.
On Saturday, June 6, the Dumb Friends League is partnering with Animal Planet and the ASPCA to offer waived adoption fees for all adult pets (1 year and older) on the Road to Puppy Bowl. It’s an all-star adoption event to help pets of all sizes, shapes and breeds find their forever homes.
On Tuesday, March 3—otherwise fondly referred to by locals as “303 Day”—the Dumb Friends League is showing its Colorado pride by offering $3.03 pet adoptions for all dogs and cats (1 year and older).