Pet Dental Health Month: Why Tooth Health is SO Important

…to help keep your pet’s teeth healthy. Some dog breeds are more prone to dental disease than others and may require more frequent dental cleanings such as chihuahuas, Yorkies, and…

Corporal Rebekah Ellis – Not Just a Dogcatcher

An HSPPR ALE Officer in uniform standing in front of her ALE Truck

…on a ride-along to find out the complicated ins and outs of this complex, sometimes misunderstood profession. At 11:15 sharp, we hopped in Truck 77 to begin our ride-along with…

Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region

…work alongside you to find the purrrfect addition to your family. Check out our available pets today! Browse all pets Featured Cat Fuzz Age: 4 years Gender: Neutered Male Breed…

Behavior Resource Guide

…(CSB-D) Certified Shelter Behavior Specialist (CSBS) *(KA= Knowledge Assessed KSA = Knowledge and Skills Assessed) Local Trainers All Breed Rescue & Training Free Puppy Raising Class, 25% off Basic Obedience…

Resources

…of reward to “work” for you. The harder (more complex) the job or the behavior, the greater the payout should be. However, once a dog understands (generalizes) a behavior, it…

Meet the Team

…Dirby Shannon Coker | Care and Share Food Bank for Southern Colorado Jen DeFranco | Employers Council Alex Dumas | Olive Real Estate Group Mark Hanchey | Law Firm of…

A Guest Blog by Jean Alfieri: Lesson Learned on the Long Road from Durango

…stops at various partnering shelters to pick up dogs. We usually get older or bigger breed dogs that are not as popular, or ones needing medical or behavioral care. Smaller…

Community Cat Program

…not only stops the breeding cycle, but also prevents new cats from coming into the area. How do we know a cat is a colony cat? While under anesthesia for…

FAQs

…legal? There are no breed bans in the jurisdictions served by our Animal Law Enforcement team – El Paso or Pueblo counties, City of Centennial, or Douglas County. Are chickens…

Paws-itive Training Techniques With Your Pup

Learning is a lot easier when it’s fun, and the same goes for our four-legged friends too! No matter the age or breed, we’ve found that positive reinforcement is the…