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Wish List

Denver Animal Shelter cares for over 7,500 stray, neglected, injured, and abandoned animals each year. Your donations help keep Denver animals happy, healthy, and most of all, adoptable.

  • Enrichment toys that are easy to disinfect:
    • Dog toys: Kongs, Nylabones, etc.
    • Cat toys: plastic balls, washable fabric stuffed cat toys 
    • Canned wet food (adult or puppy/kitten) 
    • Dog or cat treats 
    • Peanut butter 
    • Blankets (no electric blankets) 
    • Towels 
    • Collars and leashes 
    • Newspaper 
    • KMR (Kitten milk replacement) - powder form 
    • Esbalic (Puppy milk replacement) - powder form 
    • Puppy pads 
    • Clumping kitty litter
  • Download the Wish List (PDF).

    In-kind donations can be dropped off at:
    Denver Animal Shelter
    1241 W. Bayaud Ave.
    Denver, CO 80223

    To make a monety donation online, fill out and submit our Online Donation Form.
    Thank you for your support!


Shop our Amazon Wish List online!

Purchase a donation of treats or toys for the animals at Denver Animal Shelter from our Amazon Wish List. Amazon will ship the gift directly to the shelter!

View the Amazon Wish List here.

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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.

Full Services

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

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.

Closed Holidays