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Introducing Dr. Vivian Tran…

Join us as we welcome our newest veterinarian, Dr. Vivian Tran. Tell us a little about your background and how you became a veterinarian. “Born and raised in Denver, I attended the University of Colorado Denver for my Bachelor’s degree. Initially, my interest was (human) medical school, but realized in my junior year that human…

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Tails of Foothills Newsletter: Summer 2024

Pounce on the latest issue of Tails of Foothills to read all about our upcoming events, including the highly-anticipated return of Squeakeasy, stories from adopters, an introduction of our newest Shelter veterinarian, and more! Tails of Foothills Summer 2024 Newsletter

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Unleashing Joy: A Dive Into Pet Enrichment

By Steph Baigent, Associated Director of the Animal Experience at Foothills Animal Shelter Enrichment isn’t just about keeping animals occupied; it’s about igniting joy, stimulating minds, and creating fulfilling experiences. Enrichment plays a vital role in the well-being of our Shelter animals. We root our approach to enrichment in observation. We don’t believe in a…

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I Need My Cat: Keeping Families Together Through Crisis

“I Need My Cat.” Keeping Families Together Through Crisis By Kyra Munz, MSW, Better Together Program Manager “I need my cat. I have tried every medication I can to treat my depression, but nothing helps me quite like he does.” Andrew almost needed to separate from his cat, Loki, due to a crisis—but the Better…

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Disaster Preparedness for Pets

It’s no secret Colorado that typically experiences an increase in natural disasters, including fires, during the warmer seasons. We’re here to help pet owners in Jefferson County who may experience these emergencies. Know Where to Go Be prepared in the case of evacuation by arranging a safe place for you and your pets to go…

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