Selected Community Events


Grand Valley Kennel Club

Grand Junction
50th Anniversary // Annual Dog Show Thursday,
411 Meadowvale Way

CLAWS Special Adoption Event

2214 Sanford Drive, #A5, Grand Junction, CO 81505
In honor of Adopt-A-Shelter Cat Month, CLAWS is hosting two adoption events at the shelter. These events will highlight are non-kitten residents who are looking for new homes!
CLAWS Shelter, 970-241-3793,

CLAWS Annual Cattails & Cocktails Fundraiser Gala

Doubletree Hotel, Grand Junction, CO
Join us for "An Evening in Paris"! Silent auction, plated dinner, raffle, giveaways, and entertainment by Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald - best known for his eleven seasons as one of the veterinarians featured on Animal Planet’s popular Emergency Vets and E-Vet Interns. Tickets available on our website:
Barbara Jones, 970-402-4260,

Love your pet day

Alpine Bank branches
The pet food drive benefits the Black Canyon Animal Sanctuary in Crawford, Colorado.
On February 20, every person that shops at Chow Down in Montrose will get a free gift for their pet from Alpine Bank.

Montrose Alpine Bank: 2770 Alpine Bank
Montrose East Alpine Bank: 1400 E. Main Street
Delta Alpine Bank: 1660 Highway 92
Alpine Bank

Tiara Rado Animal Hospital Pet Food Drive

Tiara Rado Animal Hospital, 2245 3/4 Broadway, Grand Junction CO 81507
Tiara Rado is hosting a Pet Food Drive in time for Thanksgiving. Drop off pet food, cash donations or checks to Tiara Rado Animal Hospital through Wednesday, November 26.

Tiara Rado will double all donations.

Benefits the Community Food Bank, a not for profit organization that provides a 3-day emergency food supply to people in Mesa County, up to 9 times a year. Pet food is one of the top most requested items at food banks in our community.

Tiara Rado Animal Hospital is located at 2245 3/4 Broadway, Grand Junction CO 81507. Open Monday - Friday 8 am - 5:30 pm. Open Saturday 8 am - 5 pm.

Clients of Tiara Rado Animal Hospital are encouraged to bring a pet into the hospital when making a donation of $10 or more; get a free pet nail trim as a thank you for your participation.
Susan Kingsbury, Office Manager; (970) 243-4007

Canine Christmas

Dec 8, 2012 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Center for Independence at 740 Gunnison Ave.
The Center for Independence is hosting their 1st Annual Canine Christmas. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. and the entry fee is $20. It is an additional $10 for more dogs.