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

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Meet Akasha: Hello, my name is Akasha, and I am here to tell you a little bit about myself. I’m about 7-9 years old, a recently spayed female gray domestic shorthair with claws. I’m a tiny little thing, just 7.5 pounds, but I have to say that I’m pretty, although if you listen to my sister, not as striking as she is. Huh! I have a sleek dark gray coat and a sweet wedge-shaped face. I recently came to Safe Place for Pets together with my house sibling Tabitha because our dad is dying and couldn’t take care of us

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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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July 22nd | Safe Place for Pets Happy Hour at PigLatin Cocina

July 22nd | Safe Place for Pets Happy Hour at PigLatin Cocina

Come join Safe Place for Pets for happy hour at one of the hottest restaurants in town! PigLatin’s decor offers a visual feast

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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