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Petline 9 - Saturday morning (3/01/14)

10:18 AM, Mar 1, 2014

KUSA - Two Basenji's came Petline 9 Saturday morning. Oreo and her puppy Pizzelle are looking for new homes.

A.M. Petline 9

5:47 AM, Feb 26, 2014

KUSA - The 9NEWS morning team is partnering with area animal shelters to find homes for homeless pets. 

All Breed Rescue Network
303-989-7808
We are a network of purebred dog rescue groups in the Denver metro area. Each group is a nonprofit organization run by volunteers. These volunteers are knowledgeable about specific breeds and place dogs in responsible, permanent loving homes appropriate for that breed.
Animal Rescue of the Rockies
P. O. Box 5531
Breckenridge, CO 80424
970-389-8324
Animal Rescue of the Rockies rescues homeless dogs and cats from shelters and places them in loving foster homes until their forever homes are found We promote spaying and neutering to reduce pet overpopulation and encourage quality relationships between pets their people through behavior resources and training. Animal Rescue of the Rockies is a volunteer non-profit, 501(c)3 organization and operates throughout Colorado. A photo listing of adoptable animals can be seen at AnimalRescueoftheRockies.org.
Creative Acres
P.O. Box 1143
Brighton, Co 80601
303-659-4792
We are a no-kill free roam animal sanctuary adoption, education and training center. We take any animal in, in any medical condition. We have animals ranging from emus, dogs, cats guinea pigs, ferrets, horses, etc. Every situation is case by case. We do offer training.
Good Samaritan Pet Adoption Center
P.O. Box 202005
Denver, CO 80220
303-333-2291
Good Samaritan Pet center is a "shelter alternative" for homeless animals through the Metro area. We are a network of foster parents who care for homeless dogs or cats until a permanent home can be found. Our mission is to promote healthy relationships between people and their pets. We strive to prevent animal abuse and abandonment and provide resources and support services to support these goals. Adoption fee for adult dogs is $90, puppies is $125, senior dogs over 7 years old is $75. Adoption fee for adult cats is $50 and $80 for kittens (under 9 months). The adopted animal will have received their first vaccination (FVRCP for cats and DHPPC for dogs). Younger animals will be spayed or neutered at Harrison Memorial Veterinary Hospital at approximately 20 weeks of age. Kittens/puppies will have been dewormed and will have received a veterinary examination. Adult cats will have been tested for FIV/FeLV.

P.A.A.L.S.(People And Animals Living Synergistically)
A division of the Dreampower Foundation (TM)
P.O. Box 926
Castle Rock, CO 80104
303-660-5564
email
Dreampower Ranch is located southeast of Castle Rock, Colorado, is privately owned and leased gratis to the Dreampower Foundation (TM). Dreampower Ranch (R) provides the setting for the P.A.A.L.S. program. The animals at the ranch come in all sizes and each has a story to tell - each is individual, precious and unique. The mission of P.A.A.L.S. is to provide hope and help to the abused and unwanted on Dreampower Ranch whether they have paws, hooves, fingers or claws. Support comes solely from donations. Most of the animals will be at the ranch for life. Some, however, may have a chance to be adopted to special homes. Such adoptions generate a small income. At Dreampower Ranch (R) senior animals reside and can interact with human visitors with opportunities for companionship, creativity and communication.

Recycled Critter Rescue
720-872-9147
recycledcritter@qwest.net
P.O. Box 33932
Denver, CO 80233-0932

DOGS

Colorado Canine Connection
970-217-6443
spirit1980@aol.com

Homeward Bound Rescue
Greeley, CO
We have many dogs to adopt. Find out more from our Web site.

Afghan Hounds
Denver Afghan Hound Rescue
303-766-1177
http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/CO124.html
Placing and rescuing homeless or abandoned Afghan Hounds into loving, caring homes. We will accept Afghan Hounds from other surrounding states. Always in need of approved foster homes.

Basset Hounds
High Country Basset Hound Rescue and Adoption Services, Inc.
Jeromy (President) - 720/981-9475
Joanne - 303/371-7901
Brian - 970/472-5386

Beagles
Colorado Beagle Rescue
303-464-9403
303-795-8331

Bichon Frise
Bichon Frise Rescue Ranch, Inc.
720-851-1671
1979 Carlson Rd.
Parker, CO 80138
"Little dogs love to play, so we created a getaway" At the Rescue Ranch, we find homes for those that are unwanted or have lost their homes. Do you have a heart big enough to give a "forever home" to one of our Rescues???

Border Collie
Colleen Rippeth, Director
Rocky Mountain Border Collie Rescue-CO
www.rockymountainbcrescue.org
bordercollierescue@earthlink.net
We strive to educate the public while working to properly place Border Collies into active, loving forever homes.

Boxers
HO-BO Care Boxer Rescue
303-744-8329
1112 E Bayaud Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80209
Adoption Fee $100 - includes spay/neuter shots
Boxers are clowns, family oriented, high energy, great with kids, sleep indoors and need a fenced backyard and lots of attention. Boxer Rescue needs volunteers and foster homes.

French Bulldogs
French Bulldog Rescue Network
303-746-1601
970-622-0806

Cocker Spaniels
Cocker's Angel Cocker Rescue

Collies
Colorado Collie Rescue
303-833-2167
5906 Weld Co. Road 18
Longmont, CO 80504

Dachshunds
Dachshund Rescue of Colorado
http://www.drwp.net/needhome.html#Colorado

Dalmatians
Dalmatian Rescue of Colorado
303-415-5703
970-593-5852
719-785-7088
6828 Rim Rock Trail
Fort Collins, CO 80526

Dobermans
Doberman Rescue of Colorado
303-761-7012

English Springers
English Springer Rescue of the Rockies
303-338-8793
303-423-4957
Adopting an English Springer costs $100-$150 depending on the amount of veterinary bills that have already paid. The fee includes: shots, health check, spay/neuter.

Golden Retreivers
Golden Retriever Rescue
(303) 279-2400
P. O. Box 569
Morrison, Colorado 80465-0569

Great Danes
Rocky Mountain Great Dane Rescue
303-552-0484
FAX 303-484-2733
PO Box 460773
Aurora, CO  80046-0773
e-mail Rocky Mountain Great Dane Rescue

Greyhounds
Colorado Greyhound Adoption
303-816-2799
P.O. Box 2404
Littleton, CO  80161-2404

Friends of Retired (FOR) Greyhounds
720-308-3797
email

Rocky Mountain Greyhound Adoption
303-449-3718

Irish Setters
Irish Setter Club of Colorado

Jack Russell Terriers
Jack Russell Terrier Rescue of Colorado
email

Labradors
Safe Harbor Lab Rescue
601 16th Street #C-322
Golden, CO 80401
Safe Harbor Lab Rescue is a non-profit organization run by volunteers for the purpose of permanently rehoming stray or surrendered Labrador Retrievers in Colorado. People ask us where we get all of these wonderful Labs...Sometimes they're rescued from shelters, often they come from families who can no longer provide the loving home their pet deserves and sometimes we get Labs who are orphaned by their humans.

Puppies
Lifeline Puppy Rescue
303-655-9696
irsqk9s@aol.com

Pugs
Colorado Pug Rescue
303-659-9689
or email us

Rhodesian Ridgebacks
Rhodesian Ridgeback Rescue
303-689-2159
8024 South Quince Way
Englewood, CO  80112-3214

Samoyeds
Denver Samoyed Rescue
303-453-1360
P.O. Box 1564
Arvada, CO 80001-1564

Siberian Huskies
Polaris Siberian Husky Rescue
email
PO BOX 1255
Ft. Collins, CO 80522
970-581-4365

Sheepdogs
Old English Sheepdog Rescue of Colorado
Bette Green
719-683-4459

St. Bernards
Colorado St. Bernard Rescue
720-981-1700
email
Fee: $250. Includes spay/neuter, shots, health check. (Normal cost from breeder: $800-$2500)
Dogs up for Adoption

Weimaraners
Mile High Weimaraner Club
The Mile High Weimaraner Club is in good standing with the Weimaraner Club of America (WCA). We use the WCA's national rescue structure.

CATS

Almost Home Adoptions
Sandy Holtzinger
303-432-2299
A no-kill, non-profit, all-volunteer run cat shelter.
www.almosthomeadoptions.com

Rocky Mountain Alley Cat Alliance
303-623-0765
PO Box 8393 Denver, CO 80201

RMACA is dedicated to humanely controlling the feral cat population through spay/neuter and release. However, we often find tame adult cats that have been lost or abandoned and need good homes. We also tame hundreds of young kittens each year that we adopt to loving homes.

Cat Care Society
303- 239-9680
5787 W. 6th Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80214
info@catcaresociety.org

Every Creature Counts
303-823-5941
Every Creature Counts rescues dogs and cats from rural areas in Northern Colorado. Also help people who help stray/feral cats by providing traps to get cats to the vet for spay/neuter. No kill rescue group, animals in foster homes.

Siamese

Rocky Mountain Siamese Rescue - Save a Meezer!
970-351-6582
Siamese and Siamese mixed cats are cared for in individual foster homes. Adoption fees range from $100 to $125. Adoption fee includes spay/neuter, tests for Feline Leukemia and FIV, necessary vaccinations and health exam. Volunteers and fosters homes are always needed, please call for more information.

BIRDS

Avian Plains
480 Washington Ave.
Nunn, CO. 80648
970-897-2320

Rocky Mountain Society of Aviculture
303-456-0068
PO Box 1106
Wheat Ridge, CO  80034-1106
We rescue birds (finches, cockatiels ,lovebirds, parakeets, and parrots)  We promote education of pet birds and have our adoption program.

Parrots
The Gabriel Foundtaion Education Center
1025 Acoma Street
Denver, CO 80204
303-629-5900
email
The Gabriel Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) avicultural and veterinary affiliated parrot welfare organization promoting educational outreach, conservation, rescue, rehabilitation, adoption and sanctuary pertaining to the needs of parrots around the world.

SMALL PETS

Guinea Pigs
Cavy Care Inc. Guinea Pig Rescue

303-693-4630 Shelter Main Phone
303-593-2195 Shelter Fax
303-795-4178 Back-up Fax
cavycareinc@hotmail.com
4343 S. Jasper St.
Aurora CO 80015-4425
cavycareinc@yahoo.com Contact us here.
piggiementor@msn.com To reach Trina, our shelter Mento

Rabbits
Colorado House Rabbit Society
303-469-3240
P. O. Box 238
Broomfield, CO 80038-0238

Adoption fee $30 per rabbit, includes health check, spay/neuter. Rabbits are from shelters. They are in foster families until adoption.

LARGE PETS

Horses
Colorado Horse Rescue
720-494-1414
10386 N. 65th. Street
Longmont, CO 80503
Visits to the CHR Farm may be scheduled by contacting the CHR office. Please call or write.

Horses
Friends of Horses Rescue & Adoption
Friends of Horses Rescue and Adoption is a Denver-based nonprofit that rescues and rehabilitates horses and places them in adoptive homes. Horses rescued include foals and other horses headed for slaughterhouses, retired racehorses and others.
website or call 303-795-9870.

EXOTIC PETS

Donkeys
Longhopes Donkey Shelter, Inc.
303-644-5930
50 S. Dutch Valley Road
Bennett, CO 80102
Donkeys are: fun, love to play ball, follow you around, very affectionate. Can pull a small cart, small person/child can ride a donkey. Weigh up to 500 lbs. Live up to 45 years. Eat:; hay, apples, carrots. They eat about 1/3 what a horse eats.

Ferrets
Especially Ferrets Inc.
303-343-6460
718 Uvalda
Aurora, CO  80011

Ferrets
Ferrets Etc.
email
Ferret rescue was established in 1993 and was one of the largest and most respected rescues in Colorado. It was closed down in 99' due to health reasons, and has reopened. Ferrets Etc. is located in Parker.

Hedgehogs
The Flash and Thelma Memorial Hedgehog Rescue
970-482-8678
1-800-735-3160
PO Box 1903
Fort Collins, CO  80522

Reptiles
Colorado Reptile Rescue
303-776-2070
13941 Elmore Road
Longmont, CO 80504

WILDLIFE

Romero Wildlife Sanctuary
Black Forest Animal Sanctuary www.bfasfarm.org
We are a non-profit, no-kill, all animal and horse rescue and rehab program. Volunteers, sponsors, donations needed.

Email: bfasfarm@aol.com
719-494-0158
Black Forest, CO 80908

Wolves
Wolf Sanctuary
Rescues and provides long-term sanctuary to captive-bred wolves and wolf-dogs that are in jeopardy of being euthanized

PETFINDER 
Did you know that 25 shelters in Colorado belong to a nationwide web site? It is called Pet Finder. Over 2,500 shelters nation wide are members of this virtual animal shelter. Potential adopters can log on and search for a specific breed of animal.

SWAT team brought in to evict homeowner

IDAHO SPRINGS - A two-county SWAT team was sent to a home in Idaho Springs to evict a 63-year-old woman.

7:06 AM, Nov 6, 2012

State alters 420 MM sign to thwart thieves

DENVER - Thieves have been stealing the 420 mile marker sign so often, CDOT has changed it to "419.99".

11:43 AM, Jan 11, 2014

Technology can impact brain development in good, bad ways

ARVADA - Kim Myers teaches kindergarten at Allendale Elementary in Arvada. She is proud to use iPads, laptops, and an electronic whiteboard to help her kids learn with the latest tool at a young age.

5:23 PM, May 20, 2013

Man is a walking billboard to find wife a kidney

DENVER- Think about what you would do if someone you loved needed a kidney or liver.

8:31 AM, Jan 15, 2014

PHOTOS: Flagstaff Fire near Boulder

BOULDER - Another Colorado wildfire sprang up in Boulder County Tuesday afternoon, prompting evacuations.

7:27 PM, Jun 26, 2012

Man who left dog on 14er faces animal cruelty charges

CLEAR CREEK COUNTY - The owner of a dog that was abandoned after being injured near Mt. Bierstadt will face animal cruelty charges.

11:04 PM, Aug 17, 2012

How non-rich people can go to college

USA TODAY - I can't count how many roundtable discussions I've heard asking whether college is still worth the cost. They are important debates; college can be expensive. But most leave out an important point: There is more than one way to go to college.

11:51 AM, Jan 12, 2014

Girlfriend of Avalanche goalie, Semyon Varlamov, speaks out

KUSA - The girlfriend of Avs goalie, Varlamov, is speaking out after the assault case against her boyfriend was dismissed.

12:17 AM, Dec 24, 2013

Fort Collins students read Pledge of Allegiance in Arabic

FORT COLLINS - A Fort Collins principal stands by his decision to allow students from a multicultural group to recite the Pledge of Allegiance in Arabic on the school's intercom.

12:33 AM, Jan 30, 2013

Woman injured in sex toy mishap

LEXINGTON PARK, Md. - A Southern Maryland woman was seriously injured in a mishap involving a sex toy over the weekend. The case was first reported on BayNet.com, and Saint Mary's County Public Safety sources confirmed the information to WUSA in Washington, D.C.

12:39 PM, Mar 10, 2009
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