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NEW SHELTER CONSTRUCTION HISTORY
UPDATE September 22 ,2010: New construction has begun on several projects at the animal shelter: outside kennel area, which will house isolation adult dogs, isolation puppies, and adoptable dogs/puppies during the day while the inside kennel areas are being cleaned; large fenced play yard for the adoptable dogs/puppies; community dog park; Memorial Garden; fencing to separate isolation dogs/puppies from adoptable dogs/puppies area; and asphalt paving to be applied behind and next to existing Phase I building.

UPDATE October 15, 2009: Read the article about our most generous donors!

UPDATE June 17, 2008: To date, $953,000 or 79% of our goal of $1.2 million has been raised for the Homeward Bound Capital Campaign!

UPDATE January 15, 2008: Thanks to everyone's generosity, we are that much closer to our goal of $1.2 million for the new animal shelter. To date, $903,984.17 has been raised for the Homeward Bound Capital Campaign!

UPDATE November 28, 2007: With the electricity on and phones hooked up, the new Phase I animal shelter building at 465 Cloman Boulevard opened for business at 10am. The animal shelter phone number is the same 970-731-4771, and hours are Monday - Saturday 10am to 5pm and Sunday 10am to 4pm.
Kitties Transport New Cattery New Cattery


UPDATE November 11, 2007: The Phase I building is nearing completion.
Exterior


UPDATE October 24, 2007: The Phase I building interior is shaping up.
Interior Cabinetry Interior Cabinetry Interior Ceiling


Temporary quarters at the new shelter site.
Shed Office Temporary Dog Enclosures


UPDATE August 13, 2007: More exterior/interior progress on the Phase I building.
Exterior Interior Interior


UPDATE August 3, 2007: Inside walls going up in Phase I building.
Inside walls going up Inside walls going up Inside walls going up


UPDATE July 11, 2007: Phase I building with four walls and roof.
4 Walls and Roof 4 Walls and Roof


UPDATE July 2, 2007: First walls going up on Phase I building at the Cloman Boulevard site.
First walls going up First walls going up First walls going up


UPDATE June 27, 2007: Initial building frame raised.
Initial Building Frame Initial Building Frame Initial Building Frame


UPDATE June 24, 2007: Slab inspection prior to building frame raising.
Slab Inspection Slab Inspection


UPDATE June 19, 2007: Ready for slab pouring. The Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District (PAWS) granted an extension to July 20 for vacating the current Stevens Reservoir animal shelter.
Phase I Building Foundation Progress


UPDATE June 3, 2007: Continued progress on the foundation of the Phase I building.
Phase I Building Foundation Phase I Building Foundation Phase I Building Foundation


UPDATE May 25, 2007: Second round of foundation footings are poured for the Phase I building.
Phase I Building Foundation Footings


UPDATE May 16, 2007: Archuleta County building permit completed to begin Phase I construction at 465 Cloman Boulevard.
Building Permit  Building Permit Posted at 465 Cloman Blvd


UPDATE May 14, 2007: Hart Construction, awarded the road work and foundation digging by LeFever Building Systems, begins work on the Cloman Boulevard site.
Roadwork off Cloman Boulevard Building Site Foundation Excavation


UPDATE May 11, 2007: The Cloman Boulevard location with new materials on-site was staked prior to excavation for the Phase I building foundation.
New Materials On-site


UPDATE April 12, 2007: Ground was officially broken to begin the construction of the Phase I building for the new Animal Shelter facilities. Humane Society staff and dedicated volunteers, and a handful of individuals from the community braved the wet snow to attend the groundbreaking. (See the Pagosa Sun article on April 19, 2007.)
New Shelter Groundbreaking


UPDATE March 8, 2007: A large semi-tractor trailer arrived bringing the supplies that will become the first building (Phase I) used to house all incoming and adoptable animals.
Phase I New Materials Arrival

Animal Shelter -
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10am-5pm, Sun. 10am-4pm
Address: 465 Cloman Blvd., PO Box 2230,
               Pagosa Springs, CO 81147 (Map)
Phone: (970)731-4771 FAX: (970)731-5552
E-mail: sheltermanager@humanesociety.biz
Thrift Store -
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9 am-6 pm, Sun. 10 am-5 pm
Address: 279 Pagosa St on Hwy 160, PO Box 2230,
  Pagosa Springs, CO 81147 (Map)
Phone: (970)264-6424 FAX: (970)264-5593
E-mail: hsthriftstore@humanesociety.biz
Administrative Office -
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8am-5pm
Address: 279 Pagosa St on Hwy 160, PO Box 2230,
  Pagosa Springs, CO 81147 (Map)
Phone: (970)264-5549 FAX: (970)264-5593
E-mail: hsadmin@humanesociety.biz