Northern Colorado Humane Society hit with potential deadly bacterial outbreak
UPDATE: On Dec. 14, the Humane Society of Weld County said it would resume dog adoptions and dog intakes from the public. WELD COUNTY, Colo. -- If you are looking to adopt a dog, be cautious. There is a potentially fatal bacterial outbreak at a Northern Colorado animal shelter. “We are very compassionate because we’ve had to watch the animals die,” Elaine Hicks with the Humane Society of Weld County said.