The Wild Animal Sanctuary

Sheila Weckman of Loveland took this photo on Sept. 5.

Top Spots To View Wildlife Near Denver

One of the best parts of summer is spending time in the great outdoors and one of the perks of being outdoors is wildlife viewing. Stop by one of our state parks or national parks and check out the local fauna, or take advantage of a wild animal sanctuary to see more exotic wildlife. There is still plenty of time this summer in which to take a hike and look and animals. Bring the family or spend some time alone in these wildlife viewing areas.

07/04/2015

A lion at the Wild Animal Sanctuary in Keenesburg (credit: CBS)

Animal Sanctuary Rescues Former Circus Lions

The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Keenesburg has agreed to take in 30 lions in need of a home.

03/16/2015

Meatball the Bear (credit: CBS)

‘Meatball’ The Bear Gets Set For Journey To Colorado

A California bear named Meatball because of his fondness for the food will be coming soon to a new home in Colorado.

08/30/2012

Lions at The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Keensburg in 2011. (credit: CBS)

Donation Doubles Size Of Wild Animal Sanctuary

A wildlife sanctuary says a 400-acre donation has doubled its facility in northeastern Colorado, placing it among the largest free-roaming carnivore sanctuaries in the Western Hemisphere.

06/13/2011

One of the rescued Bolivian lions (credit: CBS)

Rescued Bolivian Lions Get Badly Needed Dental Work

All 25 lions rescued from Bolivian circuses last month are adjusting quickly to their new surroundings at The Wild Animal Sanctuary near Keenesburg, but several required major dental work.

03/23/2011

A lion at the sanctuary (credit: CBS)

Bolivian Lions Headed To Colorado Wildlife Sanctuary

Twenty five African lions who have been rescued from circuses in Bolivia are being flown to Colorado to live out the rest of their lives at an animal sanctuary.

02/14/2011

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