Colorado Springs Area Pet Organizations Begin September 4 | Pets
Harley’s Harvest Bazaar – For the benefit of the Harley’s Hope Foundation, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Black Forest Community Center, 12530 Black Forest Road; 495-6083, info @ harleys-hope foundation.org.
Sweet 16 Party – Benefiting Chihuahua & Small Dog Rescue, 6 to 9:30 p.m., Colorado Springs Masonic Hall, 1150 Panorama Drive, $ 35 to $ 50. Registration required: tinyurl.com/eets4fb5.
Happy cats paradise – Kittens, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and September 18, Pet Supplies Plus, 3630 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Suite 130; 362-4600, happycatshaven.org.
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 preventive care and pet safety: harleys-hopefoundation.org, 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 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; 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; 362-4600, happycatshaven.org.
See what the cat brought – Volunteer for housing duties and foster homes for kittens and cats required, 2129 E. Boulder St .; 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, if your animal runs away, or if you find a stray animal, call Humane Society of the Pikes Peak area, 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]