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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.

Apr 19, 2016

Denver Animal Shelter Launches YogaAdoptables: Yoga and Cats

Wellness event invites people to practice yoga while cats roam the room

Mar 23, 2016

DAS Closed 3/23 Due to Weather

Due to the ongoing inclement weather, Denver Animal Shelter will be closed today, Wednesday, March 23.

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Occasionally we have to cancel or change the schedule for our vaccination clinic. When this occurs, cancellations will be posted in our events calendar located on the Home Page and Events Page.

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