Riverdale Animal Shelter

About Riverdale Animal Shelter

Riverdale Animal Shelter offers dog and cat adoptions to veterans through its partnership with Pets for Patriots.

The organization serves Adams County, Thornton, and Northglenn, and is formerly known as Adams County Animal Shelter. In addition to pet adoption, Riverdale Animal Shelter runs publicly available low-cost vaccination and microchip clinics, dog licensing, and a pet lost and found.

Riverdale Animal Shelter welcomes monetary and in-kind donations; see their complete wish list for details. For a more hands on experience become one of their valued volunteers or fosters.

Adoption Fees Include:

Age-appropriate vaccinations
Behavior assessment
Flea/tick preventative
Licensing- unincorporated Adams only
Microchip for permanent identification
Pet food- sample food of current diet


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