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Ark-Valley Humane Society
701 Gregg Drive
PO Box 1335
Buena Vista, CO 81211
Open 7-Days/Week, 11-am - 5-pm

Sunshine Adoption Center 10128 West Highway 50
Poncha Springs, CO 81242 is hibernating for the winter

Click here for more information on the seasonal hours & operations at the Sunshine Adoption Center 

Shelter Wish List Items We Can Always Use...

• Bedding (Fleece Blankets, Large Towels, Cat Beds)

• Cat Kuranda Towers

• Copier Paper (white)

• Dish Soap

• Drawstring Trash Bags (13, 45 & 56 gallon)

• First Class Postage Stamps

• HP 932xl & 933 Ink

• Kong Stuff N Paste

• New Kong Toys (Medium, Large & XL)

• Paper Towel

• Wal- Mart Gift Cards


Ark-Valley Humane Society and Heart of the Rockies Radio Pet of the Week



Meet Dusty Rose, our Heart of the Rockies Radio Pet of the Week!
Dusty Rose is a three year old female Shepherd/Lab Mix who is sweet and easy-going. Come by the shelter and meet her today!

Our Mission...

Ark-Valley Humane Society
    •  Maintains a compassionate no-kill animal shelter for homeless, lost and unwanted pets without regard for time or space,
    •  Reduces the number of unwanted pets through spay/neuter programs,
    •  Connects homeless pets and adoptive homes,
    •  Offers support services for the prevention of cruelty to animals,
    •  Presents public education for responsible pet ownership.

AVHS - compassionately connecting pets and people