Our Third Annual Luncheon


Friday April 7, 2017 11:30am

Cliff House (3rd floor) Pavilion Room


Celebrating our 9th year in operation!

Registration begins 11:15

 Keynote speaker: Popular Comedian Nancy Norton

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Please use the payment button below.

During checkout -provide:

Purpose: Luncheon

1) Names of people attending

2)  Contact email

3) If vegetarian meals are needed

$27.00 per person.

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The Cliff House at Pikes Peak has 54 beautifully appointed hotel guest rooms and luxury suites, each uniquely decorated in the style of the late 1800’s, complemented with modern flair and luxury. Each room is individual in character and may include special features such as gas fireplaces, two person spa tubs, steam showers and towel warmers.

You see, as the premier historic hotel of the Greater Colorado Springs area, our history is forever intertwined with what we are today. In fact, The Cliff House is older than the State of Colorado itself!

Sitting high atop our brand new East Addition, this majestic meeting space soars above Manitou Springs. With incredible mountain vistas, fully retractable walls for an open-air breeze and gently bathed in light, The Pavilion is setting the new standard for inspiring meeting spaces.

The Cliff House is once again one of Colorado’s finest luxury hotels. Nestled at the foot of majestic Pikes Peak, we’ve kept all the trappings of Victorian elegance and luxury while becoming a leader in innovative room features and state-of-the-art technology. Here, it’s a seamless blend of old-world glamour and contemporary comfort.

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Nancy has toured nationally and internationally, headlining clubs, colleges, cruises and USO tours.

Nancy is known for performing uniquely funny shows that connect with universal truths through her intuitive, high energy, fast paced, and engaging style. Nancy Norton is also a Registered Nurse and delivers hilarious healthcare anecdotes that will leave you in stitches… and really wanting to stay out of the hospital.

You may have seen her on various comedy showcases over the years, from doing stand-up on Evening at the Improv on A&E,to her one-woman show, The Yellowish-Green Girl on PBS and most recently featured on Nickmom Night Out onNickelodeon.

The Denver Post calls Nancy, “a laugh riot.”

The Boulder Daily Camera says, “Norton is HILARIOUS!”


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Silent and Live Auction Items:  

Watercolor and Acrylic Artwork

Party Lite Gift Baskets

Pampered Chef Gift Basket

Wine Gift Baskets

Broncos Gift Basket

Plus more to come

Look What the Cat Brought In exists to care for cats that require longer shelter stays than a traditional shelter can provide, securing adoption when each cat is healthy and emotionally ready.  2013, a third of the cats we rescued came from extreme hoarding situations.

Our cats come from hoarding situations, Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Regions, Fort Carson Animal Rescue, Second Chance Animal Rescue Foundation, and rescues in Arizona, Kansas, Nebraska, and Texas.

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Contact me (ariel_heart@msn.com) if you would like to advertise in the program or

congratulate the shelter on 9 years saving cats and kittens AND the purchase of their building.

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Join Us to Save Cats in Need


Join us in saving hard-luck cats by

donating any amount through the IndyGive.

For different giving levels there are

incentives by local businesses.

Most importantly, you will be saving

innocent lives and providing necessary

care and services.

In this season of thanks and giving,

please partner with us to make a world

of difference in these cat’s lives.


Click Here to Donate by Dec 31, 2016

We were the first shelter in Colorado Springs exclusively for cats. We pull cats from the Humane Society who need more time to become adoptable and are at risk for euthanasia. In addition, we accept medically needy cats from Southern Colorado for rehab and treatment.  Our actions improve the local live release rate, while giving these cats a new chance at life.

As a limited-admission shelter for special-needs cats with visual limitations (blind or partially blind), agility problems or FIV-positive status, older cats and cats from hoarding homes, we face unique challenges. A recent dental procedure cost $1,700, and total medical expenses run about $45,000 per year. About 400 cats a year move to forever homes when they are well-adjusted, adoptable companions, and the shelter can house up to 100 cats at a time.

In 2015, we rescued one-third of our hard-to-place, special-needs cats from hoarders.


Click Here to Donate by Dec 31, 2016

Hydrogen for President!


One of the shelters most famous alumnus, Hydrogen, is running for President of the United States as a write-in candidate in Colorado. I urge you to check out his link and vote! Hydrogen has very carefully thought out positions on  health care, tax reform, immigration and education. He has proven executive ability as the previous manager of Colorado Springs’s leading shelter for cats, lookwhatthecatbroughtin.org.

Cats become Sommeliers!

Recently some of our cats decided that life at the shelter was becoming dull and they needed a new hobby. Catnip was not enough, so they asked the advice of Buster, the master sommelier and opened their own wine label!

2016-05-09 19.01.59 Buster sommelier

The ever suave, debonair and knowledgeable Buster.

You can check out their offerings here!


We will be adding venues to sample their choices in the near future.


Wine & Whiskers



Saturday evening, July 16th
6:30 pm

$10.00 per person donation at the door

Join us for a house party with wine and some artwork available for sale.

We will debut “Paw Paintings” – acrylic paintings created by our shelter cats!  You don’t want to  miss this – sure to be collectors items!

We are planning some fun activities around this and it promises
to be a wonderful relaxing time with stunning views, wine, finger
food, and a chance to win some wine! Since this is held at a private
home, once you RSVP (click here), the address and directions will be
emailed to you. Share this, invite your friends, bring your
significant other, parents, neighbors, co-workers!

Summer Class Schedule



More info – TrainWithTrust.com (719) 377-0867

Where – Look What the Cat Brought In cat rescue, 2129 E. Boulder St. 80909

JUNE 2016

Sun 6/12 Sunday– 12:30pm -1:30pm

Feline Body Language by Train with Trust

Want to know what your cat is saying? Cats say much more with their bodies than they do with their voices. So come learn to listen with your EYES!


JULY 2016

Sun 7/24 – 12:30pm -130pm

Preventing & Fixing Litter Box problems by Train with Trust

You don’t have to live with litter box problems and you don’t have to get rid of the cat either! Join us to get the facts about litter box issues.



Sun 8/7 – 12:30pm – 2pm

Feline Enrichment by Train with Trust

Learn how to provide an environment that keeps your cat active, healthy and happy. Help us make toys for shelter cats or your own cat!



Sun 9/11 – 12:30 pm – 1:30pm

Clicker Training for Cats by Train with Trust

Learn the popular training method in this free class