Adoptable Cats

Looking for a furry feline friend? We don't blame you! Cats are all around great companions that dig living in Colorado. Seriously, they can watch the snow falling from the warmth of their kitty bed which is perfectly perched in a sunlit room next to their food, water and buzzer to summon you in case they need something.

Just take a look at some of these cool cats and prepare to open up your home so they can take it over! Once you've identified a pet that you're interested in, be sure to read our adoption process and download an adoption profile.

Check back often as our adoption pages are updated daily!

Clementine, a small, female Domestic Long Hair


Date of Birth: 09/20/2016 This big beautiful girl is Clementine! Clementine is a quiet cat who enjoys napping in a high, quiet spot. While she does enjoy affection, she can be a bit shy, however her ...

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Tilly, a medium, female Domestic Long Hair


Tilly is a beautiful sweet girl who had a rough start in life. She is shy to come forward but will snuggle in and give all the loving she can get. Tilly is a quiet and just learning to play but will...

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Franklin, a medium, male Domestic Short Hair


Meet Franklin! Franklin came to us as a stray with health issues, but has since been treated and is now looking for a home to call his own. We don't know his age, but we are guessing he is a mature ca...

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Gracie, a medium, female Dilute Calico


Gracie is a beautiful Dilute Calico and she is about 3 years old (Date of Birth 3/25/2016). She has been living in a communal room with other cats and she gets along with other cats. Gracie is very l...

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Charlie, a large, male Tabby


Charlie is a gentle, giant grey tabby. He loves attention and will come running to greet you when you walk in to see him. He is not very playful with other cats, but he does well living with them. He'...

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Sophia, a medium, female Domestic Long Hair


Sophia is a special needs girl who has had a tough life and came in as a stray with matted hair. She has had painful teeth removed, is missing part of an ear, and we're unsure of her vision as she's a...

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Marbella, a medium, female Domestic Short Hair


Marbella is a sweet sweet girl she came to us with 4 beautiful kittens! Now they are weaned Marbella is looking for a forever home where she will be spoiled and loved. she loves to be petted and sit i...

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Joy, a medium, female Domestic Short Hair


We do not have any way of knowing if a dog or cat will do well with all children. This is why it is important that we introduce everyone in the home to the new pet. Joy is a very sweet 3 year-youn...

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Butterfly, a small, female Domestic Short Hair


Butterfly is a fantastic little girl who was found as a stray cat struggling to stay fed. She was extremely emaciated, but has now become a beautiful girl who craves affection. Butterfly enjoys cuddli...

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Nimbus, a medium, male Domestic Short Hair


This sweet boy is as soft and white as a cloud, so we named him Nimbus! He is very cuddly and affectionate, and he purrs the second you pick him up. He enjoys playing with toys and napping with his ot...

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Thimble, a medium, female Domestic Short Hair


Thimble is an independent girl who enjoys plenty of toys to chase and toss around. She enjoys playing with her other kitten friends, but when they are too busy napping, she is perfectly happy playing ...

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Tamale, a medium, female Domestic Short Hair


Tamale and her brother Taco came to us as very shy, very young kittens. They have since become independent and confident siblings. Tamale is a cutie looking for a home of love and entertainment. She ...

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The “Right” Dog

Making a decision to adopt a dog is a serious process resulting in a lifetime-commitment and responsibility. After pushing through the ping ponging whirlwind of doubt and clarity and signing the adoption form most new dog parents discover that they have made one of the best choices of their lives. But for some “adopter’s remorse” can set in, like waking up with a big hangover in the wrong bed wondering “what have I done?!?”

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Pick up the #2

So the other day I was walking down Main Street and some normal looking dude stopped, defecated on the sidewalk and walked away like nothing happened. I couldn’t believe it - and his wife acted as though it didn’t even happen. So there was this stinking pile just left on the sidewalk all exposed and abandoned – waiting to be squashed by the shoe of an unknowing pedestrian. Needless to say it was rather disturbing to witness.

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