Our staff

Saving Lives & Promoting the Human-Animal Bond

Jessica Krauser, Development Director

Jessica KrauserLike many of the Second Chance staff, Jessica Krauser wears many hats for the organization. Jess not only manages our Telluride Thrift Shop but is also our energetic and enthusiastic Development Director.

Jessica’s professional experience includes 20 years of marketing management. Additionally she has a strong background in volunteerism and working with non-profits.

A University of Colorado, Boulder graduate, she is proud her only son will be a senior at CU this fall. Jessica relocated to Telluride from Chicago a few years ago with another CU graduate, her husband Matt.

Contact Jessica at: Jessica@adoptmountainpets.org

Our animals

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


PO Box 2096 [mailing]
177 County Road 10
Ridgway, CO 81432

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