Denver Animal Protection provides animal care and protection services for all of Denver County. We foster the human-animal bond by protecting the safety and welfare of Denver's animals and people. Denver Animal Protection is committed to:
Our Denver Animal Shelter is an open-admission shelter that is home to more than 7,000 lost and abandoned pets each year.
1241 W. Bayaud Ave.
Denver, CO 80223
3-1-1 or 720-913-1311
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Hours of Operation
Adoption visitations must be completed 30 minutes prior to closing.
Lost and Found
Owner redemption paperwork must be started 30 minutes prior to closing.
With the help of supporters like you, Denver Animal Protection changed the lives of more than 11,000 animals in 2018! Sadly, many more animals are still waiting for love and happiness. Your gift makes a huge difference to Denver's most vulnerable animals!