For links to our breed-specific rescue groups, click here.
The Metro Denver Shelter Alliance is a coalition of more than 20 public and private shelters, rescues and other animal service providers committed to saving pets and fostering responsible pet ownership in our community.
To learn more dog bites, breed bans, and potentially dangerous dogs, go to The Coalition for Living Safely With Dogs and the Animal Assistance Foundation.
The Colorado Association of Animal Control Officers (CAACO) is a non-profit organization formed in 1974 to improve the methods of animal control practice, inform the public about animal control, promote justice and equity in the enforcement of animal control laws and advance the health, welfare, professionalism and morale of all animal control officers in the state of Colorado.
Colorado’s dog bite law information.
For information about laws pertaining to dogs in Colorado, the Animal Legal and Historical Center.
For information about puppy mills, visit What is a Puppy Mill?.
For a lighthearted glimpse into Golden Retriever Mogley's daily adventures in his foster home, click here.
Adams County Animal Control
Animal Shelter on the Adams County website: www.co.adams.co.us
AKC Rescue site
American Humane Association
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Angels with Paws
Animal Assistance Foundation
Their mission is to reduce pet population and to enhance animal welfare through research and humane education.
Arvada Animal Control
Aurora Animal Care
See Animal Care on: auroragov.org
Barnwater Cats Rescue Organization
Canine Learning Center
Cat Care Society
Colorado Dept. of Agriculture
Colorado Federation of Animal Welfare Agencies (CFAWA)
Colorado House Rabbit Society - a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit no-kill rescue organization made up entirely of volunteers, which has a dual mission of rescuing rabbits and educating rabbit caretakers
Colorado Veterinary Medical Association
Denver Animal Control/Denver Municipal Animal Shelter
Denver Area Veterinary Medical Society
Dumb Friends League
Training seminars in the Denver Metro area and information about DFL
Evergreen Animal Protective League
Foothills Animal Shelter
Forsberg-Iron Spring Dog Park - Lakewood, CO
Freedom Service Dogs
Good Samaritan Pet Center
Harrison Memorial Animal Hospital
A nonprofit animal hospital that provides low-cost spay/neuter services and affordable veterinary services to pet owners living on low or fixed incomes.
Healing Touch for Animals
The leading edge of energy medicine can teach you to help your animal heal from injuries, stress and behavioral problems.
Humane Society of Boulder Valley
Humane Society of the South Platte Valley
Humane Society of Weld County
Humane Society of Western Colorado
Jefferson County Animal Control
K-9 Road Trip
A connection to the vast Dog World - dog-friendly destinations and connecting with other canine citizens in K9 World Forums.
Kids and Dogs website
A kid's online guide to dog care.
Larimer Humane Society
970-530-2967 or 970-226-3647, ext. 321
A non-profit organization which distributes financial aid to injured or ill Labrador rescues so they can find a permanent family
Longmont Humane Society
Mesa County Animal Services
Metro Denver Shelter Alliance
Misha May Foundation
MyApartmentMap is a housing search web site with pet friendly listings all over the USA. The link below lists apartments in Colorado.
Pet Line 9
Project Vote Smart
State government resources and contact information, as well as issues and legislation in your state.
Rocky Mountain Alley Cat Alliance
SpayToday is a private, nonprofit corporation dedicated to reducing pet overpopulation by providing affordable spay/neuter surgery to families in the Denver Metro area.
Sunrise Foundation - Mixed Breed Rescue
A national network of pet resources and information about pets for the people who love them.