Its that time a year again, and yes Halloween is coming and we will be having our Annual “Torture-Your-Dog” costume contest, to get you in the mood here is a dog spider that goes out and pranks people.

We need you to come, you to invite anyone that would like to dress up their dogs for a good cause and win prizes.

If you have any ideas for the Silent Auction or have something to offer please let us know. We are also looking for vendors, participants, volunteers, donations and sponsors we are looking for this to be a big event since this is one of our major fun raising events of the year.

The date is October 18th, from 11 to 1, will be held at the Denver Sports Center hosted by Clearwater Dog Training. 5555 W Evans Denver, CO 80227 , Please call 720-514-2543 or 303-985-7775 if you need more details.

You can also refer to the web site both Nikenos Second Chances and Clearwater Dog Training. Once we have the art work for the event both sites will have all the detail, until them we will be posting on Facebook.

Hope to see each and everyone of you at the event!!!!!!!!!!

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We have big news!!

Gina Krehbiel our President and Co-founder has received the 7 Everyday Hero award!! Thank you goes out to Virginia, one of Gina’s long time students for nominating her.  Gina has worked hard to help the animal community for over 20 years, and has helped save many dogs from certain euthanasia through her work as a dog trainer, and through rescue. With an intuitive ability to understand the animals she is able to guide the rest of us to help them.

Gina’s Story will air on 7 News

3/23/2014 at 10pm

3/24/2014 at 5pm

3/27/2014 at 11am

3/29/20141 at 5pm

3/30/2014 at 7am


Shoebox Recycling Fundraising event

We are collecting shoes for a fundraiser, this is a double win for us, the environment, as well as people who don’t have shoes in this world. So bring us you old but useable shoes!

UPDATE!- this has had a great response, so we have gotten additional boxes to continue this fundraiser. You can drop shoes off at Clearwater Dog Training 303-985-7775 for available times, or at Table Mountain Vet Clinic 15555 W. 44th ave, Golden, 80403


Donate your vehicle to Nikeno’s Second Chances

A portion of all donated cars proceeds go to Nikeno’s, an easy way to help.

Special Needs, we need your support to help these special animals

We have been busy the last few months with a few special needs dogs, please check out our page.


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