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|

Molly (formerly known as Atia)

It's always extra special when one of our wonderful volunteers and one of our wonderful Labs find each other and decide to become a family. Doris is a long time Safe Harbor volunteer who has so generously opened her home to 20 foster dogs over [...]

January 29th, 2017|New Beginnings|

Harley (formerly known as Matt)

In a very short time, young Harley has gone from down on his luck to the top of the world, as he settles into his magical new life with Larry and Elaine. After the recent loss of their beloved 13-year-old Lab, Maxx, (an SHLR alumnus), [...]

January 28th, 2017|New Beginnings|

Jett (formerly known as Charlie)

Charlie, now known as Jett, is a big, beautiful Lab, but at just 18 months old he's still just a pup, with a lot left to learn. Jett has settled into his new home and is excelling at his lessons, as his new parents are [...]

January 28th, 2017|New Beginnings|


If you tried to tell Ms. Pearl that her new family members were failures, she would shake her pretty head and tell you just how perfectly perfect they really are.  But Steve, Ronda, and their 10 year-old Lab, Trapper, officially became foster failures shortly after [...]

January 16th, 2017|New Beginnings|

Duncan (formerly known as Jeep)

Have you ever wondered what the world looks like through a dogs eyes?  Greg and Nancy can tell you!   Their story began when they saw Duncan’s photo. He is a sixteen-month-old black Lab-mix, with the joy of life written all over his sweet face. [...]

January 14th, 2017|New Beginnings|