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Foothills Animal Shelter Newsletter
September 2012
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Victoria with a litter of kittens
Victoria with a litter of kittens.

Major Mama  

Three-legged cat helps kittens in need  

Sometimes we need help from the very creatures we work to protect. Recently, a very special cat came to the rescue of a litter in need.


Dog outdoors

Protect your pets from a fatal disease 


Rabies is increasing in wildlife along Colorado's Front Range, placing pets - and pet owners - at risk for this deadly disease.


Learn more >>

Raise The WOOF! Gala

   Raise the Woof! Gala 

Saturday, September 22 

5 - 10 p.m.

Colorado School of Mines

Green Center


Buy tickets at >>


There are still VIP packages, general admission and young professional tickets available!  


Your attendance will make a big impact in the lives of thousands of animals. Last year, the Gala raised more than $100,000. Won't you help make this year an even greater success, and enable Foothills Animal Shelter to increase its lifesaving work?


Thanks to our Raise the Woof! Gala Sponsors


Raise The Woof Sponsors


 Savor food and drink from Best in Chow Sponsors


Best in Chow Sponsors FINAL 

We're proud to report that last month, 397 pets in our care found forever homes, and 159 lost pets were reunited with their families! Additionally, volunteers donated 2,279 hours of service to help us continue our work as a valuable resource for pet owners and a caring place for animals in need.


We are thrilled to be part of such a compassionate and pet-friendly community!


Foothills Animal Shelter
with the support of Foothills Animal Foundation*


*Foothills Animal Foundation is the non-profit organization that raises funds to support the animals cared for by Foothills Animal Shelter.

"He knew I was there to help..."

Reassuring voices, gentle pats on the back, and weeks of socialization helped one dog find true happiness in a warm, loving home. 


Read Gibson's story >>


Vaccine, Microchip & Licensing Clinics 
At our Shelter
Wednesdays & Fridays
580 McIntyre St., Golden
3 - 4 pm


In the Community 
Check our website for times and details: 


September 15 -
Wag 'N Wash, Littleton


September 19 -
Forsberg Park, Lakewood


September 22 -
Westminster Police Department


September 30 -
Festival at the West Arvada Dog Park
October 6 -
Fruitdale Park, Wheat Ridge
October 10 -
Meadowlark Cottage, Lakewood
A Simple Fix:
Mobile Spay/Neuter

September 14 -

Murdoch's, Westminster


September 21 -

Best Friends Pet Care, Wheat Ridge


September 28 -

Wag 'N Wash, Littleton


October 5 -

Murdoch's, Westminster


October 12 -

Best Friends Pet Care, Wheat Ridge


Details >>


Adoption Events & Community Events

September 15 - PetSmart Adoption Event, 1st Ave & Wadsworth Blvd


September 16 - Summerset Festival, Fun Day for the Dogs, Clement Park in Littleton


October 7- Golden Gallop, Parfet Park in Golden


Details >>

First Aid Dog
Pet First Aid &
CPR  Training
October 6 -

This class could save your pet's life!

Learn canine & feline rescue breathing, emergency preparedness, injury management, and much more.
Volunteer of the Month
Learn how this cat lover has dedicated her time and skills to enrich the lives of Shelter cats and assist with countless vaccine, microchip, and licensing clinics.

Chow Down Supper Club
Chow Down Supper Club
Dine out to help homeless animals! Join Foothills Animal Foundation and a local restaurant partner every month.
October 15 -
Buffalo Wild Wings at Lakewood Commons


Details >>