Adoptable Pets

Storm

Storm is a five-month-old shorthair mix who is the life of the party. Storm is a social butterfly with a playful personality. She loves adventure but would do just as well sprawled in your lap. Come in and meet this good-natured cat today!

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Adoptable Pets

Chloe

Chloe is a Beagle mix who is the perfect vivacious companion. Chloe is looking for a family that she can spend the rest of her days playing with. Meet Chloe today!

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Adoptable Pets

Evan

Evan is a four-year-old shorthair mix who loves to cuddle. This purr machine would love spending all day in your lap. He's curious but prefers to spend his time exploring indoors. Hurry in to the animal shelter and meet Evan today!

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Adoptable Pets

Wakinyan

Wakinyan is a four-year-old Belgian Malinois mix who is as loyal as he is sweet. Wakinyan is looking to build a life long friendship and if you can give him that, then you can give him a miracle!

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Adoptable Pets

Mango

Mango is a twelve-year-old shorthair mix whose hobbies include getting plenty of attention and treats. This cat is friendly and loves to relax in doors. Mango is longing to be your pet, make his day and come down to the shelter to meet him!

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Adoptable Pets

Cheyenne

Cheyenne is a one-year-old Border Collie mix who is a lively dog. He's sharp and has a lot of energy! Cheyenne also has fantastic manners, so before your next tea party with a queen, adopt him!

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Lucy

Lucy is an eight-year-old shorthair mix who's on the prowl for her forever home! She's a black kitty with big sweet green eyes. She's spayed and can go home with you today!

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Roger Galaxy

Roger Galaxy is a two-year-old Beagle Hound who wants to be your one and only dog. Roger Galaxy loves the two essentials: food and play! Roger Galaxy is a smart dog who has no trouble learning tricks! Bring him home today!

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“Worth the Wait” Pet Request Form

Welcome to the Worth the Wait Pet Request Program

What is the Worth the Wait Pet Request Program?

Cheyenne Animal Shelter’s Worth the Wait Pet Request Program helps people looking to adopt a specific breed or type of animal. The criteria you provide us help us make a match for you, but there is no guarantee we will find a pet who meets all of your requirements. While we encourage you to be specific and detailed, please understand we will only call you if a pet matches exactly what you are looking for. For example, if you say you only want a female, we will not call you about a male that matches your other criteria. The more flexible your criteria, the more likely it is we will match you with an animal.

How does this program work?

Once you are on our Worth the Wait Pet Request list, we will contact you with possible matches. We will contact you using each phone number you have provided us with until we reach someone. If we are unable to speak to someone directly, we will leave a message. We will let you know what time the call is placed and then give you until 6:00 pm that same day to call us back. If you do not call us back by the time stated, we cannot guarantee that the animal will still be available. Once we speak with you and give you information about the animal, we will then give you 24-hours to come to the shelter to meet the animal. If, after speaking with us, you decide the animal is not a good match, we will move to the next person on our list and keep searching for you.

You will be kept on our Pet Request list until one of the following happens:

  • We make a match for you
  • You find an animal from another source
  • You decide you are no longer searching for an animal
  • You do not renew your request every three months (there is no charge to renew your request so long as it is done within that time-frame). It is the responsibility of each member of the Pet Request to contact Cheyenne Animal Shelter’s Pet Request team to renew this membership.
  • If we contact you about possible matches three times and do not hear back from you, we will automatically remove you from the program. It is very important to keep in communication with us on a regular basis so that we know you are actively involved in the program and in search of a new pet.

The Pet Request program does not constitute an adoption agreement. Once you meet an animal that you are interested in adopting, you will then proceed with the normal adoption process, including an adoption application, adoption counseling, doing dog interaction/cat test (if applicable), and having all members of your household meet the animal. The $25 service fee you pay to join our Worth the Wait Pet Request is non-refundable, but does go towards the adoption fee of an animal should you find an animal to adopt from Cheyenne Animal Shelter.

Cheyenne Animal Shelter is an open-admission shelter; we have no control over what types of animals will arrive at our doors. While some types of animals are rare, like Saint Bernards, we could get ten surrendered to the shelter tomorrow. It is possible we may not take in the specific type of animal you are looking for.

These steps must be completed in order to be on our waiting list:

  1. Read this form completely to learn how our Worth the Wait Pet Request Program process works
  2. Fill out an online form and submit payment online through the use of a PayPal account or credit/debit card. This fee must be paid before you are officially on the Pet Request list.
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800 Southwest Dr.
Cheyenne, WY 82007

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