Adoptable Pets

Maple

Maple is as sweet as syrup. She loves walks, playing fetch, and snuggles on the couch.

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Ghost

Ghost loves laps and napping in the sun.

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Jake

Jake was found wandering the streets of Texas and found his way all the way to Cheyenne!

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Gracie

Gracie is a sweet, easy-going gal! Whatever you like to do – that’s what she likes too!

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Happie

Happie is a happy-go-lucky boy! He loves being the center of attention!

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Diego

Once you get a look into Diego’s eyes, he’ll steal your heart.

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Daisy

Daisy has been at the Shelter for far too long. Come visit Daisy today!

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Big Daddy

Big Daddy earns his name, coming in at 13 pounds of love and affection!

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Join our team!

Do you love animals?  Join the Cheyenne Animal Shelter team and help serve the community of Laramie County and all it’s furry friends.
The Cheyenne Animal Shelter provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

Openings


Part-time Animal Care Specialist

Duties include: Care, feeding and cleaning of shelter animals and their habitats.
Preferred skills: 6 months exp. in animal handling. Adherence to all safety rules/procedures and excellent customer service skills are a required. Recent animal shelter experience is highly desired!  Scheduling will include working on a Saturday or Sunday.
Previous veterinary clinic experience preferred.

Part-time Staff Veterinarian

Spend the winter in Wyoming! Outdoor sports, hunting, home of the University of Wyoming Cowboys, and within driving distance to many Wyoming and Colorado
ski resorts and events.
The Cheyenne Animal Shelter, located in Cheyenne, WY, is accepting resumes for a future part-time Staff Veterinarian experienced in Shelter Medicine. Will consider new grads.
Work with the Medical Director and Veterinary Team (Cert. Vet Tech, Vet Assistants and Animal Care Specialist assigned to the Clinic) to develop and keep up-to-date written practices and protocols that maintain and improve the overall health of the animals under shelter care. Take all necessary steps to prevent the transmission of illness between shelter animals and staff. Will ensure that all practices and protocols are followed by shelter staff and volunteers.
Cheyenne Animal Shelter, annually assists between 5300 and 6000 homeless dogs, cats, and critters with whatever range of issues they come to us with. 95% live release rate for dogs, 69-74% live release rate for cats.
Staff Veterinarian will be responsible for ensuring all dogs, cats and rabbits are sterilized prior to adoption in a manner in accordance with the American Shelter Veterinarian Association Standard of Care. Responsible for diagnosis and treatment of injuries and illnesses that present or develop in animals under the care of the Cheyenne Animal Shelter.
Will participate in twice weekly Clinic staff meetings to discuss all pending animal issues and euthanasia needs.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must. Please forward your CV or resume with a completed application to Cheyenne Animal Shelter, 800 Southwest Dr, Cheyenne, WY 82007. Attn: Human Resources. The Cheyenne Animal Shelter requires pre-employment drug screens.

Address

800 Southwest Dr.
Cheyenne, WY 82007

Hours

Adoption hours: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursdays until 7 p.m.

Reclaim/drop off: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursdays until 7 p.m.

Seven days a week
(except New Years, 4th of July, Thanksgiving and Christmas)

Contact Us

Main Office: (307) 632-6655 Animal Control: (307) 635-1453 After Hours Lost & Found:
(307) 214-5779

Sponsors

Critter Camp & Medical Fund Sponsors: