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Feb 15, 2017

Customer Service Experience Survey

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Jan 23, 2017

Denver Animal Protection Receives Grant to Fund Pet Retention Program

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty of Animals (ASPCA) awarded Denver Animal Protection a $50,000 grant to fund a new pet retention program that will provide assistance to Denver pet-owners who may be considering surrendering their pets due to financial hardships.

Dec 07, 2016

Denver Animal Protection Reminds Residents to Ensure Pets are Protected when Temperatures Drop

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. Failing to do so could have dire consequence for pets, and result in a Cruelty to Animals or Animal Neglect charge, up to a $999 fine and/or a year in jail for the owner.

Jun 30, 2016

Denver Animal Protection Gives Tips for Ensuring A Safe, Enjoyable July 4th for People and Pets

Denver’s Animal Protection encourages pet owners to enjoy the show, but leave their pets at home.

Jun 10, 2016

Denver Animal Shelter Celebrates Five Years in New Facility

Denver Animal Shelter is celebrating the fifth anniversary of its new building on 1241 W Bayaud Ave. June 10-12 in the 5-Year Anniversary Paw-ty & Adoption Event.

May 05, 2016

Denver Animal Shelter Offers Free Parvovirus Vaccinations in May

To help keep pets healthy this year, Denver Animal Shelter is offering free parvo vaccinations for dogs under a year throughout the month of May.

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Adoption lobby is closed to visitors 30 minutes before closing. 

Owner redemption paperwork must be started by 30 minutes before closing.

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