Our staff

Saving Lives & Promoting the Human-Animal Bond

Jessica Krauser, Telluride Thrift Shop Manager

Jessica KrauserJessica leads a strong team at our Telluride Thrift Shop who have successfully transformed the Thrift Shop into a thriving operation that significantly supports the Second Chance mission.

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


(970) 626-2273

Ridgway thrift
(970) 626-3233

Telluride thrift
(970) 728-1100

Second Chance Humane Society

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