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

Friend

Friend is a great cat that just wants to go to a home and be with someone that will cuddle...

Whiskey

Timon is kinda shy but would like someone to play toys with and to cuddle with. We highly encourage calling...

KITTENS!!!!!!

It's Kitten Season!!!!! We have a bunch of little kittens awaiting their forever homes! Ranging in colors, sex, and personality...

Buddy

Buddy is a 5 year old beautiful and sweet Mix breed. He is very friendly and well behaved. He loves...

Louise

Louise is a beautiful Border Collie mix and she is about 1 1/2 years old. Louise is very sweet, loving...

Jack

Meet Jack! Jack is a 4 to 5 year old Shepherd Mix awaiting his forever home! He loves to go...

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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