Entries by Kara Pappas

Boys of the Barnyard

Roosters. Perhaps the most misunderstood males in the barnyard. The strutting, the crowing, the pecking – let’s face it – to the untrained eye, they can be downright…fowl.  With urban agriculture gaining popularity across northern Colorado, many of our neighbors are acquiring and raising chicks in anticipation of farm-fresh eggs. Oftentimes, though, chicks thought to

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Rollie’s Way Home

Like many pet owners, Lisa panicked at the news that her sweet puppy, Rollie, had gone missing. Lisa had received the phone call at work from her mother, who was at home with the little dog, that Rollie was nowhere to be found. Lisa’s mother jumped in the car, slowly making her way through the

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Have a Kiddo Who Loves Animals?

Summertime at Larimer Humane Society typically means a shelter bustling with kiddos attending Critter Camp. While we had to cancel our June camp session, that doesn’t mean we don’t have tons of fun resources for our junior animal advocates! Here are three fun ways that kids can learn about and help animals today! STORYTIME! Humane

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