Adoption

Oliver, James and George celebrate National Adoption Day in Denver (credit: CBS)

National Adoption Day In Denver Finalizes Forever Families

Dozens of children were officially united with their forever families as part of Denver Adoption Day on Friday.

11/14/2014

A dog at the Dumb Friends League (credit: CBS)

Dumb Friends League Waiving Adoption Fees For Cats, Dogs

With more than 1,200 animals in its two shelters, the Dumb Friends League is waiving adoption fees for cats, dogs and other small mammals, regardless of how old they are.

08/15/2014

Mark Ferrandino and Greg Wertsch with Lila (credit: CBS)

Adopted Daughter Changes Colorado House Speaker’s Life

A married gay couple in Denver say their daughter has changed their lives, and they thank the foster care system for completing their family.

04/08/2014

(credit: La Plata County Humane Society)

Family Adopts Puppy Who Was Shot With Crossbow

A 3-month-old puppy who underwent surgery in the Four Corners area after being shot with a crossbow has been adopted.

03/08/2013

Rep. Mark Ferrandino (credit: CBS)

Colorado Civil Unions Passes House Committee

Civil unions for gay couples advanced a Colorado House committee Thursday, with one Republican becoming emotional as she joined Democrats in voting yes for a bill that’s expected to become law this year.

03/01/2013

The Wells Family (credit: CBS)

Colorado Couple Caught In Middle Of Russian Adoption Problem

Russian President Vladimir Putin has banned Americans from adopting Russian children, immediately affecting 50 children who were already in the adoption process.

12/28/2012

(credit: CBS)

Adoption Exchange Marks 7,000 Adoption Milestone

Adoption changes the lives of children in the foster care system. On Wednesday, September 12th 2012, the Adoption Exchange marked a milestone, their 7,000 adoption.

09/17/2012

Deryck, at left, with his new parents Kay and Mike Wolfe (credit: CBS)

Fountain Couple Finds That Adopting A Teen Can Be Rewarding

When people think of adoption, they often think of babies and toddlers, but a majority of children looking for forever families in Colorado actually tend to be a bit older.

04/04/2012

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Top Places To Adopt Puppies In Denver

Adopting a puppy for Valentine’s Day might be the perfect way to celebrate the love and commitment you share with your special someone. Denver has a surprising number of no-kill shelters, leagues and options where […]

02/10/2012

(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Greeley Shelters Overwhelmed Due To Cat Hoarding Cases

The Weld County Humane Society says it’s in desperate need of cat food and money after dealing with a sixth cat hoarder in the last 18 months.

08/13/2011

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