<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Gazette RSS - life >> pets]]> http://gazette.com/rss/life/pets Sun, 20 Aug 2017 02:13:21 -0600 Zend_Feed http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Aug. 15, 2017]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-area-pet-adoption-fairs-and-events-starting-aug.-15-2017/article/1609141?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-area-pet-adoption-fairs-and-events-starting-aug.-15-2017/article/1609141?custom_click=rss

ADOPTION FAIRS

9-Lives Rescue Inc. - For cats and kittens, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, PetSmart, 2965 New Center Point; 591-4640; colorado9lives.com.

Chihuahua and Small Dog Rescue - For dogs less than 15 pounds, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Petco, 1650 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd. Check event calendar for changes: chihuahua-smalldogrescue.org.

Four Paws Rescue - 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Wag N' Wash, 1625 W. Uintah St.; 475-9274, wagnwash.com.

Look What the Cat Brought In - 1-5 p.m. Sunday, 2129 E. Boulder St.; lookwhatthecatbroughtin.org.

New Hope Rescue Inc. - Dogs, cats, puppies and kittens, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Petco, 1650 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd.; newhoperescue.homestead.com.

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]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 04:20:16 -0600 <![CDATA[Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Aug. 8, 2017]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-area-pet-adoption-fairs-and-events-starting-aug.-8-2017/article/1608693?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-area-pet-adoption-fairs-and-events-starting-aug.-8-2017/article/1608693?custom_click=rss

Adoption fairs and other pet-related events in and around Colorado Springs for the week beginning Aug. 8, 2017.



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<![CDATA[Colorado Springs brothers win first-place turkey at the National Western Stock Show]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-brothers-win-first-place-turkey-at-the-national-western-stock-show/article/1608689?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-brothers-win-first-place-turkey-at-the-national-western-stock-show/article/1608689?custom_click=rss

I just ordered my Thanksgiving turkey from Black Forest Meadery. And why not? For the past three years, I've bought my holiday bird from Gregory and Daniel Shapiro and have always been more than pleased with the quality and freshness of the fowl. Their dad and mom make honey wine at the meadery.

The boy's parents have several acres where the brothers raise animals for their projects with Angel Fire 4-H Club in Ellicott.

The brothers are good at what they do. One of the turkeys they raised together this year, named Doc Holiday, took first place at the National Western Stock Show.

"This year we are raising 28 turkeys," emailed Shawna Shapiro, the brothers' mom. "I believe that this is the largest flock we have raised to



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<![CDATA[Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Aug. 1, 2017]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-area-pet-adoption-fairs-and-events-starting-aug.-1-2017/article/1608267?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-area-pet-adoption-fairs-and-events-starting-aug.-1-2017/article/1608267?custom_click=rss

ADOPTION FAIRS

9-Lives Rescue Inc. - For cats and kittens, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, PetSmart, 2965 New Center Point; 591-4640; colorado9lives.com.

Four Paws Rescue - 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Wag N' Wash, 1625 W. Uintah St.; 475-9274, wagnwash.com.

Look What the Cat Brought In - 1-5 p.m. Sunday, 2129 E. Boulder St.; lookwhatthecatbroughtin.org.

New Hope Rescue Inc. - Dogs, cats, puppies and kittens, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Petco, 1650 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd.; newhoperescue.homestead.com.

SAINT Animal Rescue - For dogs, puppies, cats, kittens and small caged animals, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Petco, 3060 N. Powers Blvd.; 541-3099, saintanimalrescue.org.

SLV Animal Welfare Society - 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

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