Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Adams County Animal Shelter/Adoption Center is currently under modified operations. Contactless services are offered by appointment only and include virtual adoptions, lost and found, pet surrender, and end-of-life services.

Memberships & Partnerships

We are a member of and partner to a number of animal welfare organizations that foster collaboration for the humane treatment and care of companion animals; as well as the promotion of safe, life-long, loving homes for every animal. These include:


MDAWA    Metro Denver Animal Welfare Alliance (MDAWA)
cfawa    CFAWA Colorado Federation of Animal Welfare Agencies (CFAWA)

Petsmart CharitiesPartnerships

We partner with PetSmart Charities to place adoptable animals through retail stores within our immediate area. These stores include:

2435 Prairie Center Parkway
Brighton, CO 80601

16575 Washington St.
Broomfield, CO 80020

14265 Orchard Parkway, Ste 100
Westminster, CO 80023

10600 Melody Drive
Northglenn, CO 80234