Must be willing to make a 6-month commitment of 8-hours per month in a regular weekly or bi-weekly schedule.
Must be 16 years of age or older.
With more than 40 volunteer roles Denver Animal Shelter has the volunteer position for you!
*Certain positions require pre-requisites and/or age requirements – these are discussed at orientation*
Some of the Denver Animal Shelter's volunteer roles allow you to:
Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Denver Animal Shelter! At this time, we are not accepting volunteer applications. We will begin taking general applications again in January 2019. At that time, please return to this page to fill out an application.
With the help of caring neighbors like you, Denver Animal Shelter will make a difference in the lives of more than 11,000 animals in 2018. Sadly, many more animals are still waiting for love and happiness.
You can help make this a safe, warm and wonderful holiday season for Denver's most vulnerable animals.
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.
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