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

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Meet Sleek: Hello there! My name is Sleek, which is a very apt name for me as I resemble nothing so much as a sleek black panther! Not everyone calls me that though. I think Sleek may be hard for you humans to say by itself, so a lot of my prior mom’s friends and family used to call me Slick. Slick/Sleek, I really don’t care as long as you are willing to pet me and scratch my head and ears and the base of my tail. That really feels good! As far as my particulars are concerned. I am

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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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Our Welcome Center is located at
1520 N Hancock Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Come visit us during our current hours:

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 2 pm – 6 pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 2 pm – 6 pm
Friday: 2 pm – 6 pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 2 pm – 6 pm

To make an appointment to visit outside open hours please call

(719) 359-0201

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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June 19th | Painting With a Purpose – Paint Your Pet!

June 19th | Painting With a Purpose – Paint Your Pet!

Come join Safe Place for Pets for a Paint Your Pet night on Wednesday, June 19th, at 6:30 p.m. More

June 29th | Safe Place for Pets Open House

June 29th | Safe Place for Pets Open House

Saturday, June 29th, 11am-2pm, Safe Place For Pets, 1520 N Hancock Ave., Colorado Springs. Mark your calendars for our first

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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