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Denver Pet Laws

  • Dangerous Animal Ordinance (PDF: English/Spanish)
  • Pet Care Ordinances (PDF: English/Spanish)
  • Understanding Denver's Pit Bull Breed Ban (PDF: English/Spanish)

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    Denver Animal  Protection (DAP) provides care to more than 12,000 pets each year. DAP operates Denver Animal Shelter (DAS), an open-admissions shelter that is home to more than 6,000 lost and abandoned pets each year.



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