Businesses to participate in fund-raiser for animal shelter

Businesses across the Grand Valley will participate in an annual fall fund-raiser for the Roice-Hurst Humane Society.

Throughout October, participating businesses will sell paper paws for $1 or more. All donations will go to the Roice-Hurst animal shelter and efforts to find homes for homeless pets.

Participating businesses will include all Loco Food Stores and Alpine Bank locations in the Grand Valley as well as Chow Down Pets, Coronado Liquor Mart, Tiara Rado Animal Hospital and the Hot Tomato. A list of participating businesses is available on the Web site at