Welcome to Denver Animal Shelter

Denver Animal Shelter logoDenver Animal Shelter (DAS) is home to more than 8,000 lost and abandoned pets each year. DAS is an open-admission municipal shelter that provides animal care and control services for all of Denver County. DAS is committed to providing humane care to companion animals; adopting pets to loving homes; and proactively educating the public about animals, their needs, and DAS’s critical role as a community resource. Click here for our hours and location.


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Featured Adoptables

Toni (A223005) 
Adoptable dog, Toni

Toni is a 1-year-old Boxer that weighs about 45 lbs. He is shy at first, but once he warms up he is super friendly. He would love for you to show him that the world is a fun exciting place and not scary at all! Toni has been at DAS since mid August. 

Child rating: 8+ due to being fearful with new situations.

Toni's adoption fee is only $50 through 10/31.

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  Annie (A219254)
Adoptable cat, Annie

Annie is a 12-year-old domestic tabby. She was brought to DAS in June after her owner passed away. Annie is very friendly and loves to be petted, but not picked up and held. She is also sassy when it comes to other animals, so would do best as an only cat.

Child rating: No children. 

Annie's adoption fee is name your price! 

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Herman (A223056)

Herman, an adoptable Chihuahua at Denver Animal Shelter

Herman is a 2-year-old Chihuahua that needs to be the only dog in his new home. Herman will need basic obedience, leash, and house training, but he's ready to show you the love! Herman has been at DAS since the middle of August

Child rating: Kids 14+ due to timid nature.

Herman's adoption fee is just $50 through 10/31.

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Baby (A219459) 
Adoptable cat Baby available at Denver Animal Shelter

Baby is a 10-year-old domestic medium haired cat that loves to sit in your lap and purr while she gets pets. Despite her age, she can still get pretty frisky and can play like a kitten when she wants. Baby has been at DAS since the end of May.

Baby's adoption fee is name your price! 

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Reno (A223313) 
Adoptable dog Reno, available at Denver Animal Shelter

Reno is a 1-year-old Welsh Corgi that weighs about 21 lbs. Reno is playful, silly, and sweet. He loves toys and also is quite engaged with people. Reno may be best as the only dog in a household. 

Child Rating: 14+ due to food possession issues. Additionally, he nips at your nose if he's licking your face.

Reno is available for only $50 through 10/31.
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1241 W. Bayaud Ave.
Denver, CO  80223
3-1-1 or 720-913-1311

Mon – Fri | 10:30AM – 6:30PM
Sat & Sun | 10:00AM – 5:00PM

Adoptions and redemptions end 30 minutes prior to closing. 

Meet and greets and visits with animals end 1 hour prior to closing. 

Closed Holidays