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Jun 25, 2018
Fireworks will soon light up the sky across the Denver metro area in celebration of Independence Day. These dazzling displays are beautiful and thrilling for people but they’re not so fun for pets.
Jun 11, 2018
The number of skunks with rabies is on the rise in the Denver area. Although skunks are nocturnal, there are many reasons — aside from rabies — that they may be out during the day.
Jun 06, 2018
In honor of this month’s dinosaur-packed blockbuster sequel release, Denver Animal Protection (DAP) is waiving all adoption fees for cats one year and older.
Jun 01, 2018
As temperatures across Denver are expected to hit the high 80s today, Denver Animal Protection is reminding residents of the dangers of leaving pets unattended in hot vehicles.
Apr 27, 2018
Denver Animal Shelter will be closed to the public on Wednesday, May 2 and will reopen for normal business hours on May 3. Any urgent animal-related needs should please be directed to 311.
Mar 13, 2018
Pet vaccinations are an essential part of ensuring the health and safety of your pet. As the number of rabid skunk cases found in Denver continues to increase, Denver Animal Protection (DAP) is offering extended, free rabies vaccination clinics March 13 - 24 to help ensure pets are protected.
Mar 02, 2018
Denver Animal Protection reminds residents to ensure their pets are vaccinated as nine rabid skunks have been found in Denver in the past month.
Feb 07, 2018
Animals in our community rely on compassionate individuals to find the second chances they deserve. Make a big difference in their lives — while having a lot of fun — by joining the Denver Animal Protection (DAP) Cycling Team!
Jan 29, 2018
There is only one week left to nominate outstanding community partners for the Denver Healthy Communities Award, which recognizes exemplary public and private organizations and nonprofits that are leading the way in public and environmental health.
Dec 21, 2017
As the Denver Metro area braces for several days of bitter cold, Denver Animal Protection reminds residents to ensure pets are protected from the elements.
1241 W. Bayaud Ave.
Denver, CO 80223
3-1-1 or 720-913-1311
Adoption visits end one hour before closing (all adoptions must have a visit prior to paperwork being started).
Adoption lobby is closed to visitors 30 minutes before closing.
Owner redemption paperwork must be started by 30 minutes before closing.
Mon – Fri | 10:30 a.m – 6:30 p.m.
Sat & Sun | 11:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
Vaccination Clinic Services
Sat | 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Sun | 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Clinic Cancellations or Schedule Changes