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League for Animals & People of the Summit - L.A.P.S.
Summit County, Colorado LAPS has been helping families and companion animals living in Blue River, Breckenridge, Dillon, Frisco, Heeney, Keystone, Montezuma and Silverthorne since 1990

LAPS is the area's primary charity working to reduce pet overpopulation through spay and neuter programs. Other LAPS charity programs benefit the general welfare of companion animals and families in need of financial assistance with veterinary bills.
Please email LAPS@colorado.net with donations, questions or concerns

LAPS Event Calendar   Event Photo Gallery   LAPS Membership   Volunteers Needed

Canine 4K Run/Walk our 25th annual signature event is held annually early August in Frisco

Summit County Colorado - League for Animals and People of the Summit - L.A.P.S. - Frisco Colorado summer dog event

Canine 4K Run/Walk our 25th annual in 2015 is held on a Saturday in early August at the Frisco Historic Park Gazebo on Main Street. Nearly 200 delighted dogs and plenty more happy humans from all over the world participate every year for a great cause, raising almost $15,000 each year! Please bring the family and help L.A.P.S. celebrate 25 years of helping locals and their pets! It is always filled with vendors handing out free product samples, local canine specialists providing special services, fun doggie contests, cool door prizes, HUGE silent auction, and a charity 4K race that you can walk or run and win prizes. Registration starts at 8:00 A.M. and the race starts at 9:15 A.M. Save time and pre-register online with EventBrite for this year's L.A.P.S. Canine 4K event!

Pictures from last year's 2011 Canine 4K event in Frisco!
over 140 images, each nearly 200KB, for over 24MB total download size
click here for last year's Canine 4K race results and finish times

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL PARTICIPANTS - THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT
KUDOS TO OUR SPONSORS!

* TOP DOG SPONSOR *
Frisco Animal Hospital - Dr. Tom Fatora and Dr. Vanessa Koehler and a great staff!

BEST IN SHOW
Buffalo Mountain Animal Hospital
TheNaturalHome.com
The Caldwell Canines
KSMT & Krystal 93
Peterson Pups
Town of Frisco

BEST IN CLASS
Breckenridge Animal Clinic
Farmers Korner Veterinary Hospital
US Bank
Elk Mountain Pet Supply and Feed
The Barnyard
Real Estate of the Summit
Sulquist Mortgage
Prudential OBrien Real Estate
Strategic Fence & Wall
Crystal Clear Auto Glass
The Dan McCrerey Family
Dr. John Warner, D.D.S.
Wiese Agency/American Family Ins.
Alpine Bank
Paws & Claws
The Moosejaw
Woodworth Insurance
Abbey's Coffee
Mica's Pack
Skijor-N-More
Squeeze Designz

MIGHTY MUTTS
The Summit Daily News
Dr. Nancy Turner, D.C.
Red Buffalo Tea & Coffee
Zoe's Hair Salon
Sopris, Lit Foto
Custom Eyes, Avoderm
TheNaturalHome.com
Free Spirit Yoga
Aurora Indigo, Safeway
Gucci Pucci, Rivers
Intuitive Advantage, Sleash
Howard Head Sports Medicine
BackCountry Brewery, Zuke's
Katie's Bumpers, Steak & Rib
Abbeys Coffee, Bonefish Grill
Natural Balance Pet Foods
The Barnyard, Daylight Donuts
High Country Designs
Buffalo Mountain Gallery
The Boatyard, Iams/Eukanuba
A-List Nail Salon, Outback Steakhouse
Elk Mt. Pet Supply & Feed
Farmer's Korner Veterinary Hospital
WellPet, Town of Frisco
Skijor-n-More, Susan O'Brien
Dog's Next Best Friend
Neils Lunceford, Boulder Bits
Friends of Summit County Libraries
The Animal Shelter, Melanie Jaunet
Aric & Rebecca Wilkerson
Kathie's Kritters, Prints Pet Sitting
Woof Wallet, Trail Dog Treats
Nutro Pet Products, Boulder Bits
Round the Mountain Shop

Special Thanks to Denver Speed Demons,
Skijor-N-More, Dave Lefter & Susan Alderman for the great demos!

Pictures from the 2011 Canine 4K event in Frisco!
Contestants appear in order of their finish
click here for last year's Canine 4K race results and finish times
































































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To save on office expenses, we no longer print and mail a membership newsletter,
but we can include you on our email newsletter list, to stay current on LAPS events.

WELCOME to our meetings!
LAPS meets at 5:30 pm on the third Wednesday of each month at Abbey's Coffee in Frisco on Main Street next to BackCountry Brewery.
Join us as a board member of L.A.P.S. or just come to the meeting to get aquainted. Please email LAPS@colorado.net before attending a meeting to confirm it has not been re-scheduled. LAPS events you can volunteer for and bring your dog in Summit County include: Mardi Gras 4Paws, Canine 4K run/walk, and Marina Mutt. Let's Go Boating at Dillon Marina benefits LAPS, but dogs can't sail with you. HOWLaween Ball at the Silverthorne Pavilion is only for adults...no pets or kids. Please join us for some furry family fun, great socializing dog-friendly events and our fundraisers that support less fortunate local pets. Energetic, involved people are always needed to serve as board members and help with special events around Summit County.

LAPS is spearheading effort to secure permanent Dog Parks throughout Summit County. We need citizens to join committees and attend local government meetings to actively lobby for dog parks in our towns. Please email LAPS@colorado.net should you wish to help. Left click here to view our Dog Park page.

Summit County Animal Shelter
Volunteers needed to help socialize cats, dogs, bunnies, and ferrets awaiting adoption
in Frisco behind the Senior Center open Mon-Sat 9am to 5:30pm at 970-668-3230
American Society for the Prevent of Cruelty to Animals
Animal Poison Control Center with prevention and treatment advice from the ASPCA
BestFriends Animal Society
Exotic animal care tips and 'getting started with a pet' articles from Utah based sanctuary
PetHarbor.com
Easy to search website lists animals awaiting adoption from all over the USA and Canada

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Please email LAPS@colorado.net with any questions or concerns
Memberships and donations can be mailed to our post office box

League for Animals and People of the Summit
L.A.P.S.      P.O. Box 2512      Frisco, CO  80443