veterinary services

Vets, licenses, and tags – oh, my! It’s Responsible Pet Owners’ Month, and while being a responsible pet owner can be work-intensive, Fido and Fluffy stay SO much healthier when we take these steps. Because there are MANY ways to define what “responsible” is, below are a few guidelines (NOT a...

On August 17, 2019, we officially reopened our Pueblo shelter! (Even though we had been performing limited services since June.) The community welcomed us back with open arms, and...

We at HSPPR are so grateful for our Home for the Holidays donors in Colorado Springs! Cindy and Mike of Status Symbol Auto Body and Bill and Debbie of Dent-Tec together will be donating $25 to our life-saving programs for every pet that finds a home this December. This doesn’t mean just...

By Dr. Rainey, Staff Veterinarian, HSPPR

Providing hospice care to senior pets and/or chronically ill pets is an incredibly noble gesture – if it’s for the right pet, in the right condition. However, as a veterinarian, I know that animals often don’t show signs of discomfort, even...

It’s #AdoptASeniorDogMonth – one of the best months in the year! From grey muzzles to kitten cuddles and anything in between, HSPPR serves as the lifeline for 17,000 animals that rely on us each year. While we ALWAYS encourage adopting senior pets (they need love just as much as those cute...