In the News

What To Do If Your Pet Goes Missing

The metro area’s population explosion hasn’t been limited to humans. Thousands of pets have come along with their families—some eager, many nervous—about starting new lives in unfamiliar territory. Sadie wedged herself into the back seat when John S., two buddies … Continue reading

Protect Your Pets Against the Threat of Rabies

Two dogs have tested positive for rabies in Colorado, the first cases in the state since 2003. With this news, Foothills Animal Shelter is strongly encouraging all pet owners to make sure their animals are up-to-date on their rabies vaccinations. … Continue reading

Deaf Dog is in Need of a Home

Adoptable Deaf Dog Receives Grant for Sign Language Classes Red, a 2-year-old Australian Cattledog mix originally came to Foothills Animal Shelter at the beginning of January. This petite girl has an extremely sweet personality, but unbeknownst to the staff at … Continue reading

Colorado Gives Day a Huge Success

All of us at Foothills Animal Shelter (especially the animals) were thrilled by the incredible support received on Colorado Gives Day. Colorado Gives Day is an annual statewide initiative to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving for … Continue reading