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Serving terminally ill people in El Paso and Teller Counties by finding forever homes for their beloved pets.

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Meet Ellie: Adoption Bio – Hello, everyone! Stevie, Ellie, and Nora here to introduce ourselves to you. We are 2-year-old, bonded littermate sisters, who are new arrivals. We came to Safe Place for Pets because our mom is very sick and not able to take care of us anymore. We have been with our prior family since we were newborns. We are very shy and huddle together to feel safe. As you can see from our pictures, it’s hard to tell where one of us ends and the other one starts. The Safe Place volunteers have been taking wonderful care

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We love getting updates on pets that have been rehomed through Safe Place. You can read some of the latest updates on our Success Stories page.

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To make an appointment to visit our cats at the Welcome Center at 1520 N Hancock Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, please call (719) 359-0201, currently open by appointment only.

thank you

for your generous support!

For over 20 years we’ve been helping the pets of the terminally ill find new loving homes and families to call their own. We have touched a lot of lives, both human and animal. Safe Place for Pets thanks all of our past and present volunteers, supporters, pet partners, and donors. Without you, none of what we do would be possible. We are grateful for each and every one of you.

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Safe Place for Pets Donation Wish List

Safe Place for Pets Donation Wish List

  Hello, wonderful Safe Place for Pets Supporters!  The Welcome Center houses the majority of the cats that come into

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