Meet Sensy! She’s Heart of the Rockies Radio’s Pet of the Week!

Sensi is a 13 year old Rottweiler/Shepherd mix who was found in an abandoned campsite in Salida. She is an incredibly sweet and gentle senior dog who hopes to find a wonderful family to live out her golden years. Sensi is a bit overweight and tries to take short walks throughout the day to get in better shape. She is looking for a quiet house.

Fill out a Match Maker Adoption App to start!

All adoptable animals receive the following services prior to adoption:

  • Castrate or sterilize
  • Age-appropriate boosters
  • Dewormer
  • Vaccines
  • Microchip

The Ark Valley Humane Society is open Monday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m., but appointments are preferred. Call (719) 395-2737 and make an appointment!

7th Annual Feline and Fido Photo Contest

Hurry up ! The 7th Annual Feline & Fido Photo Contest and Calendar runs until Sunday, October 30! Photos with the most votes will be featured in the 2023 AVHS Calendar. Learn more about or at

Paws for Thanks Open House

Join the Ark-Valley Humane Society on Sunday, November 6, from noon to 3 p.m. at our Buena Vista shelter. Come meet our amazing staff and board members and take a tour of our facilities! Get puppy kisses and cat hugs while you’re here. Refreshments will be served.

Terry West
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