New Beginnings

Bentley (formerly known as Falcon)

Beautiful Bentley is a two-year-old bundle of chocolate delight, and he's one happy hound these days as he recently traded a scary stint behind bars for the luxe life of a well-loved family Lab. Bentley is now the proud owner of a fabulous family, which [...]

March 11th, 2017|New Beginnings|


There is an extra special place in our hearts for folks who see the beauty in older dogs and decide to add one to their family, allowing these pups to live out their lives knowing they are loved and appreciated just for being their lovely old selves, quirks and all.   At eleven [...]

March 10th, 2017|New Beginnings|

Buddy, Jr.

Buddy Jr. has some very exciting news and he can't wait to woof all about it.  This rakishly handsome, seven-year-old lad has hit the proverbial jackpot and is now living the life of Lab luxury with his fabulous new parents, Brenda and Randy.  Buddy happily [...]

March 9th, 2017|New Beginnings|

Summit (Formerly known as Buddy)

Will and Leora's family recently grew by four big paws, two floppy ears, one waggy tail, and and an immeasurable amount of Lab love, with the addition of a one-year-old pup named Summit. Summit's new dad tells their story: Summit has settled in well at [...]

February 28th, 2017|New Beginnings|


Despite being irresistibly, adorably handsome, seven-month-old Jett is still a very modest young fellow who doesn't like to brag (much), but he can't help woofing about his fantastic new life. You see, Jett has joined Doug and Corrine's family, and in addition to having the [...]

February 28th, 2017|New Beginnings|


Despite finding himself all alone with a very uncertain future at 10-years-old, this beautiful Buddy still had a lifetime of love left to give and just needed some help to get him back on his paws.  Luckily, through the kindness of others, Buddy was able to make [...]

January 29th, 2017|New Beginnings|


Ike wanted to add another pup to his family and was looking for a good companion for his Lab, Maverick, who wasn't too thrilled when dad was away from home. A lovely one-year-old Lab named Tia came for a visit and decided she would be [...]

January 29th, 2017|New Beginnings|

Zeke (formerly known as Logan)

After the loss of her beloved 14-year-old Lab, Zoe, (an SHLR alumna), Melanie missed having a Lab in her life and came to Safe Harbor to find her new best friend.  Along came a simply adorable one-year-old Lab mix pup named Logan and swept her [...]

January 29th, 2017|New Beginnings|

Frankie Sinatra

Frankie Sinatra says "who needs New York, New York when I can have the best seat in my new parents' house right here in Colorado?" As soon as eight-year-old Frankie met Jim and Carolyn he knew he was finally on his way home to stay, [...]

January 29th, 2017|New Beginnings|

King (formerly known as Bubba)

Bubba, a gorgeous two-year-old black Lab, is home with his new mom, Robin, and his new brother, Batman, and they are all thrilled to have found each other -- this sounds like a match made in Lab heaven. Bubba (now King) and Batman's wonderful mom, [...]

January 29th, 2017|New Beginnings|