Your Guide to Owning a Pet in Chaffee County




If you are new to the area or recently brought home a new furry family member, check out this helpful list of pet resources local to Chaffee County.

Please note: If you are a local business that caters to pets and would like to be included in this list, please email creese@ark-valley.org with your business information.

Behavior Training:

Laura Bussing (Gone To The Dogs)

719-539-4220

235 West Hwy 50

Salida, CO

Laura Pintane

719-539-2503

Salida, CO

Pet Boarding/Daycare:

Alpha Dog Care

719-539-5481

165 Quigot Court

Poncha Springs, CO

*Overnight Boarding *Half and Full Day Daycare 

Gone To The Dogs

719-539-4220 (Salida)

719-966-5445 (B.V.)

Wag-N-Tails

719-539-9246(WAGN)

10525 Co Rd 120 

Salida,Colo

Boarding and daycare

Grooming:

Gone To The Dogs

719-539-4220 (Salida)

719-966-5445 (B.V.)

Mountain Mutt (dogs only)

719-395-3900

Pet Sitters:

Ana Roth

719-966-9406

Companion Care (Serves Salida)

719-539-3224

CompanionPetandHorseCare.com

No overnights

Double J Cross Kennels

719-539-4080

Dr. J’s Pet Sitting (Serves all of Chaffee County)

970-219-0628

Email: eyedoctorlogan@gmail.com

*No overnights *Walks dogs

Mikayla Kavanagh (B.V.)

719-966-9866

Ruby Osberg (Salida)

719-539-2495

Pet Supply Stores:

Gone To The Dogs

719-539-4220 (Salida)

719-966-5445 (B.V.)

Murdoch’s (Salida)

719-539-2767

Tractor Supply Company (B.V.)

719-395-8621

Veterinary Clinics:

Animal Care Center

120 Palhone Parkway

Poncha Springs, CO

Buena Vista Vet Clinic

719-395-8239

30400 US Hwy 24

Buena Vista, CO

Cottonwood Veterinary Service

719-395-8900

104 Isabel Court

Buena Vista, CO

Mountain Home Veterinary Clinic

(719) 942-4844

10300 US HWY 50

Howard, CO

Mountain Shadows Animal Hospital

719-539-2533

9171 West Hwy 50

Salida, CO

Salida Veterinary Hospital

719-539-1307

1628 H Street

Salida, CO

Mobile Veterinarians:

At Home Pet Doctor

719-839-0446

Buena Vista, CO

Central Colorado Veterinary Service

719-239-1725

Salida, CO

Your Best Friends Mobile Veterinary Service

719-395-0968

Buena Vista, CO

Pet Cremations:

Ark-Valley Humane Society- 719-395-2737 or to learn more about our cremation services, click here.

Pet Waste Removal Service:

V.I.Poop – 719-207-1722

Allergy Sensitive Dog Treats:

Bailey Bites – https://baileybites.com/

Additional Resources from Best Friends Animal Society

Dog Care: http://bestfriends.org/resources/dogs

Cat Care: http://bestfriends.org/resources/cats

Other Animal Care: http://bestfriends.org/resources/other-animals

General Pet Care: http://bestfriends.org/resources/general-pet-care

Preventing Pit Bull Discrimination: http://bestfriends.org/resources/pit-bull-terriers


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    2 days ago Come out to Coldwell Banker Collegiate Peaks Realty THIS Saturday from 1-4pm for a pet food drive event! There will be free pet id tags, a doggie photo booth, raffle prizes and more for anyone who drops off a food donation for AVHS! We’re asking for Purina Pro Plan kitten food, wet cat or kitten food, soft dog treats, and purina pro plan dog food! We’ll be at 139 W 1st St. in Salida, hope to see you there!
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    6 days ago Can you believe this handsome boy has been at the shelter since July?! Henry is an incredibly sweet 7 year old Catahoula Leopard Dog mix. Adopting an older pup is such a great thing to do! At this age he is house broken, calmer, and knows exactly who he is (awesome)! He gets along with other dogs and kids, but no cats please! He loves to play fetch in the yard and go on walks! Come by and meet Henry today, we open at noon
  • Shadow Is it Friday yet?? Shadow is hoping that his
    1 week ago Shadow: “Is it Friday yet??” Shadow is hoping that his family will come and get him soon so he can enjoy his weekend lounging around in his new home ❤️And since Shadow is 9 year’s old he is priceless! (Adoption fees waived)
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    2 weeks ago Our Feline & Fido Photo Contest Calendars have arrived! Stop by the shelter to get yours now!
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    2 weeks ago Anyone looking for a garden buddy?! Bubba is your guy! At just 2 years old, he’s ready to have countless adventures with his lucky furever family! Call the shelter to meet this good boy as he is in a foster home currently: 719-395-2737
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    2 months ago THREE HOURS LEFT! Vote, vote and vote some more to see your pet win its own month in our 2019/2020 AVHS calendar! The coolest part is you’re making a big difference in a homeless pet’s life! ❤️ submit and vote at www.gogophotocontest.com/avhs
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    2 months ago Time is running out! Have you submitted and voted for your favorite pet photo to make it in our 2019/2020 AVHS calendar? Enter and vote here at www.gogophotocontest.com/avhs

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