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 20 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:
Hello and thank you for your interest in volunteering at Denver Animal Protection! In 2019, we will be offering volunteer orientation once per month. Please complete a volunteer application to sign up for an orientation that works for you. We look forward to meeting you! Please email Lauren.Rolfe@denvergov.org with any questions.
Saturday, January 12th 8am-10am
Tuesday, February 5th 5:30-7:30pm
Saturday, March 2nd 8am-10am
Tuesday, April 2nd 5:30-7:30pm
Saturday, May 4th 8am-10am
Tuesday, June 4th 5:30-7:30pm
Saturday, July 13th 8-10am
Tuesday, August 6th 5:30-7:30pm
Saturday, September 7th 8am-10am
Tuesday, October 8th 5:30-7:30pm
Saturday, November 2nd 8am-10am
Tuesday, December 3rd 5:30-7:30pm
Please click on the appropriate link below to complete an application.
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