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Colorado Springs area pet organizations starting Dec. 18 – Colorado Springs Gazette

NEED HELP?

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 pet care and safety: harleys- hopefoundation.org, 719-495-6083.

AVAILABLE

Safe Place for Pets — Finding homes for pets of terminally ill owners. For information on rehoming pets or to find available pets for adoption, call 719-359-0201 or go to safeplacepets.org.

Adopt a Shelter Pet license plates — $80 one-time fee for new or replacement plates in addition to other taxes and fees, $25 renewal fee. Part of funds benefit the Pet Overpopulation Fund; colorado.gov.

LOOKING TO HELP?

9-Lives Rescue Inc. — Foster homes needed. Supplies and medical care provided; 719-591-4640; colorado9lives.com.

Breeder Release Adoption Service — Donations of money, food, dog collars and harnesses accepted; breederadoptions.org.

Happy Cats Haven — Volunteer cleaners and adoption help needed as well as donations of Costco, grocery and office supply gift cards; gently used cat equipment accepted; 719-362-4600, happycatshaven.org.

Look What the Cat Brought In — Volunteers for shelter tasks and fosters for kittens and cats needed, 2129 E. Boulder St.; 719-331-6852, lookwhatthecatbroughtin.org.

Rocky Mountain Cocker Rescue — Volunteers and fosters needed; rockymountaincockerrescue.org.

WHAT TO DO IF?

If an animal bites you, your pet runs away or you find a stray, call the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region, 719-473-1741. To list a lost or found pet, go to hsppr.org.

Email adoption fairs and pet events at least two weeks in advance: [email protected]

Source: https://gazette.com/events-calendars/colorado-springs-area-pet-organizations-starting-dec-18/article_eabe7f62-5c34-11ec-aaa9-c74eeef0a7df.html

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