About us

Board of Second Chance

Kelly Goodin, Executive Director

Executive Director

Kelly Goodin

Through her work with Second Chance Humane Society Kelly combines her passion for animals with that of making a difference in the lives of others. With master’s degrees in sport psychology and social work Kelly has worked with a broad range of people, organizations, cultures, and systems in creating positive change.

Kelly moved to the Ridgway area in 2005 and first applied her skills in grant writing and program development for Second Chance before being hired as the organization’s first executive director. She states, “Through Second Chance I am privileged to work with an incredible team of committed, caring, and passionate people in redefining the importance of animals in our lives”.

Kelly’s other interests include an array of outdoor activities with her pets and family. Her local community involvement has included the One to One Mentoring Program, Ouray County Community Development Committee, Ridgway Area Mountain Bike School, Ridgway Community Garden, and developing and coaching a youth basketball program.

Second Chance Humane Society is a registered 501(c)(3) organization in good standing with the IRS.

Federal EIN: 84-1266231

Our animals

Marty

Meet Marty! Marty is a 7 year old male cat who really does not care for people. Instead of a...

Moe

Meet Moe! Sweet but shy, Moe will steal your heart away by just his looks! Moe takes pride in his...

Mason

Meet Mason! Mr. Mason is a sweet, loveable, 1 year young cat who will follow you absolutely everywhere! Mason says...

Bindi

Bindi is an adorable 3 year old Chihuahua lap dog. All she wants is to be with her person. She...

Chara

Chara is a young girl that needs a special kind of person to give her a home. Chara is not...

Junior

Meet Junior! What breed am I? I have no clue! But I do know that I will love you forever!...

Second Chance Humane Society

Animal Resource Center

Ridgway Thrift

Telluride Thrift

Shelter Hours

Open Tuesday - Saturday

Animal Resource Center
11 am - 6 pm

Cat Castle
11 am - 6 pm

Dog Den
11 am - 5:45 pm


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