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League for Animals & People of the Summit
Helping families with companion animals in Blue River, Breckenridge, Dillon, Frisco, Heeney, Keystone, Montezuma & Silverthorne since 1990

Providing financial assistance to low-income families with veterinary bills and reducing pet overpopulation through spay/neuter programs
Please email LAPS@colorado.net with any questions

LAPS Event Calendar     Photo Gallery     Membership     Volunteering

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 the 2008 Canine 4K event in Frisco!
click here for last year's Canine 4K race results and finish times


Frisco Animal Hospital - Dr. Paul Veralli

Buffalo Mtn. Animal Hospital
Town of Frisco
Alpine Veterinary Practice
Peterson Pups
KSMT & Krystal 93
Ernie & Sharon Blake and Winning Spirit, LLC
The Caldwell Canines
Wildernest Property Mgnt.

Grand Lodge on Peak 7
Breckenridge Animal Clinic
Natural Balance Pet Foods, Inc
The Barnyard
Breckenridge BARKery
Omni Real Estate
Elk Mountain Trading Company
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 of American Family Insurance
Alpine Bank of Dillon
Paws & Claws
The Moosejaw
The Log Cabin Cafe

The Barr Team, Henry Barr
Squeeze Designz
Gold Run Nordic, Rocky Mt Roasters
Kathys Kritters, The Balance Sheet
Copper Mountain Ski Area
Custom Eyes
The Upper Hand Beauty Salon
Antlers Discount Liquors
Dr. Andi Harper
Intuitive Advantage
Silverheels Restaurant
BackCountry Brewery
Columbine Gallery
Abbeys Coffee
Frisco Fun & Formal
High Country Designs
Buffalo Mountain Gallery
The Boatyard, Butterhorn Bakery
Shredder Dog
Open Book, Next Page
Downstairs at Erics
Four Paws Doggie Day Care
Shining Rock
Frisco Wine Merchant
Meg Jimenez, Dawn Mlatecek
Natural Balance
Petersen Pet Provisions
McDonalds Frisco/Silverthorne
Pfizer Vet Pharmaceuticals

Summitex, The Animal Shelter, Nutro
Old Mother Hubbard, Summit Daily
Eagle Pack Foods, Unique Products
Howard Head Sports Medicine Centers
City Market, Merrick Lunchbox
Natures Variety, Wellness Foods
Judy Meek, Moe Rouse, Dress Barn
Kinkos, Hills Science Diet
Country Boy Mine, Larry & Mac Borsina

Pictures from the 2006 Canine 4K event!
Contestants appear in order of finish
Overall winner: Bob Jones with a time of 13:51

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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
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