Lion’s Gate Sanctuary is a 501(c)(3) corporation. The Sanctuary is funded entirely through donations of money, food, materials and labor from individual and corporate contributors. All proceeds and efforts are dedicated to the care of the animals as well as the maintenance and upgrading of the habitats. We receive no government funding. The Executive Directors, Joan Laub and Peter Winney live on site.
LICENSING AND LOCATION
The Sanctuary is licensed by the State of Colorado, Department of Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife. Our animal habitats comply with the Colorado Division of Wildlife rules and regulations. We are also a member of the United States Zoological Association. Lion’s Gate Sanctuary is not open to the public at this time. The Sanctuary is located east of Kiowa, Colorado about 75 minutes drive east of Denver.