Just before New Year’s, seven-month-old Shelby was hit by a truck. She had a badly broken and shattered leg and a bruised body. We quickly made arrangements for her to be admitted through the ER at Alameda East Veterinary Hospital. ICU staff stabilized her condition [...]
Thank you, C.A.R.E. (Colorado Animal Rescue Express) from SHLR and Jett! Thank you, P.A.W.S. volunteers from SHLR and Jett!
All the Labs who come to us are tested for heartworms, a potentially life threatening parasite. Unfortunately, good natured two-year-old Jett, who had been abandoned out in the country, tested positive. The small rural shelter where he was taken planned to euthanize him as unadoptable [...]
Miss Alya had a surprise for us when she arrived: she had puppies on board who an ultrasound showed were due in about two weeks! She delivered eight little ones on December 30. The new little family is doing well. One is hiding under mom! [...]
Zeffie, a four-year-old stray yellow Lab, spent several months in a small shelter. This sweet, gentle young lady who has had many puppies, had profoundly neglected painful ears. Not only did both ears have severe chronic internal infection, but the outer ear under the ear [...]
A donation for Charlie in honor of Amy Malcolm. Thank you, N'Dome Dougherty! Thank you, Kathryn Smith from SHLR and Charlie!
When our rural Colorado shelter partner asked us to help with six-month-old Charlie, we didn’t hesitate. They told us he was found as a collarless stray, “abandoned in an area that people often leave dogs to die”. His vet exam and x-rays showed this beautiful, [...]
A shelter partner asked us for help with Boysen Berry, a five-year-old black Lab surrendered by his lifelong family who could no longer care for him. He had a large, persistent leg wound that would not heal. We had Boysen seen by the CSU Veterinary [...]