Colorado Springs Area Pet Organizations Begin Dec. 18 | Calendar events
Harley’s Hope Foundation – Provides financial assistance for major veterinary care and behavior modification services, access to a list of Colorado pet care resources, and educational information on preventative care and pet safety: harleys- espoirfondation.org, 719-495-6083.
Safe place for pets – Find homes for the pets of terminally ill owners. For more information on animal placement or to find animals available for adoption, call 719-359-0201 or go to safeplacepets.org.
Adopt a pet shelter license plates – One-time fee of $ 80 for new or replacement plates in addition to other taxes and fees, renewal fee of $ 25. Part of the funds go to the Pet Overpopulation Fund; colorado.gov.
LOOKING TO HELP?
9-Rescue of Lives Inc. – Foster homes required. Medical supplies and care provided; 719-591-4640; colorado9lives.com.
Breeder Release Adoption Service – Donations of money, food, collars and harnesses for dogs accepted; breederadoptions.org.
Happy cats paradise – Need for volunteer cleaners and adoption assistance as well as donations of Costco gift cards, groceries and office supplies; lightly used cat equipment accepted; 719-362-4600, happycatshaven.org.
See what the cat brought – Volunteers for shelter duties and foster homes for wanted kittens and cats, 2129 E. Boulder St .; 719-331-6852, lookwhatthecatbroughtin.org.
Rocky Mountain Cocker Spaniel Rescue – Volunteers and host families wanted; rockymountaincockerrescue.org.
WHAT TO DO IF ?
If an animal bites you, your animal runs away, or you find a stray animal, call Humane Society of the Pikes Peak area, 719-473-1741. To list a lost or found pet, go to hsppr.org.
Email adoption shows and pet events at least two weeks in advance: [email protected]