Dogs of Aspen

Yes, it’s true. We have a whole lotta fur coats up here in Aspen, and most of them are worn proudly by our beloved canines.

Aspen has the reputation as being dog-friendly, which is a deal breaker when those wanting to visit and play with their pup in the mountains book their vacation here.

With amazing trails to hike, an abundance of well groomed butts to sniff and all of those friendly Rocky Mountain folk wanting to be their next best friend, emerging out of doorways to bury their own noses into their coats and feed them gourmet home-made doggie treats, it’s like dog-heaven up here.

Dogs of Aspen

Aspen Animal Shelter

At the center of all the dog-love (and cats, parrots and the occasional pig) is Seth Sachson, the Owner/Founder of the Aspen Animal Shelter, a no kill shelter located near the Aspen Airport Business Center. Seth is always approachable and goes the extra mile to help those with animal concerns.

Vodka For Dog People

When I found out that The Animal Shelter’s third annual Dog Day Carnival community event was coming up, I brought in Tito’s Handmade Vodka to co-sponsor the event with us.

For twenty years Tito has been not only making award winning microdistilled 6 times, 100% gluten-free vodka, but he has also been committed to rescuing dogs, many of them of whom live with him in his distillery and office.

Together we brought in photographers to capture the beauty of the dogs and their owners at this Dog Day Carnival and interviewed the companies who came in to donate their time and their food to ensure a good time was had by all.

*Visit our live Facebook and Instagram feeds and tag those you know, and share the love.

**We want to know you and your pup, post your photos to our Facebook feed.

Photos by Alex Blanco unless otherwise noted.

[su_video url=”https://www.aspenreallife.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/1080p.mov” title=”Dog Day Carnival” autoplay=”yes” loop=”yes”]Dog Day Carnival Trailer[/su_video]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sharing is Caring 💙

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest
Share on linkedin

Leave a Comment

Check us Out on Instagram

Check us Out on Facebook

20 hours ago

Aspen Real Life

Wicked cool art by Aspen native Devon Cardamone now being sold on our Aspen Marketplace. Visit shop.aspenbusinessconnect.com to check out his
35mm photography & double exposures.

Devon competitively raced on the NorAm and FIS circuits, then competed on the NCAA level for Middlebury College in Vermont.

Follow Devon @liqu.idaperture

#aspenmarketplace
#coolart
#featuredartists
#surfart
#agentforchange
#skiracergonesurfer
#frommountaintosea
...

View on Facebook

2 days ago

Aspen Real Life

When hiking through enchanting white forests basked in gold the whole world feels good and safe.

#aspengold
#coloradofall
#leavesofgold
#aspenreallife
#maketheworldabetterplace
...

View on Facebook

2 days ago

Aspen Real Life

#Repost @aspenbusinessconnect with @get_repost
・・・
MEMBER PROFILE: MICHELLE BRYAN, HYPNOTIST GUIDE IN RAPID TRANSFORMATIONAL THERAPY / PAST LIFE SOUL REGRESSION.

Trained as a hypnotist in RTT as well as a Past Life Soul Regression guide, Michelle Bryan takes her clients inward to explore their own subconscious patterns.

Based in Basalt, Colorado, Bryan helps her clients to be free of that which they are struggling with and to lose those behavioral patterns forever; from losing weight, ridding oneself of anxiety, feeling more confident, or even to make money. Hypnosis does not put one to sleep but rather awakens one to a better life, and to being that person that one most wants to be.

Follow @michellebryan999 and reach out if seeking a solid foundation rooted in peace, contentment, and a happy balance of MIND, BODY & SPIRIT. Michelle can help guide you on your own inner journey to peace, stability and joy. Contact her at [email protected]

#change your beliefs.
#aspenbusinessconnect
#member
#hypnotist
#hypnosis
#rapidtransformationaltherapy
#pastlifesoulregressionguide
#basaltcolorado
#befree
#weightloss
#anxietyhelp
#gainconfidence
#makemoney
#gainabundance
#breakingpatterns
...

View on Facebook

3 days ago

Aspen Real Life

The colors are changing early due to the drought but they sure are vibrantly popping out through the haze blowing in from the California fires. Nature keeps giving.

FROM CBS: Because the color change is driven primarily by daylight, the colors are guaranteed change regardless of other factors like drought. But according to Forest Entomologist Dr. Dan West at the Colorado State Forest Service, “the drought could cause colors to peak days earlier than usual and the intensity of the color may be diluted compared to years when precipitation is adequate”. “This is because dry conditions stress aspen stands”, says West.

As of August 27, more than 90% of Colorado is experiencing at least severe drought including the entire Denver metro area. And about 35% of the state is experiencing extreme drought including many mountain areas.

#aspenfall
#aspengold
...

View on Facebook