Adoptable Pets


Apache is a young Siberian/Husky mix.  He is a loving boy who is eager to please and already knows a few commands.  He is looking for a family with will take him on long leashed walks or runs. 

Adoptable Pets


Carlos is a six-month-old "shy guy" who is available through our Barn Cat program.  Mice - Be Gone!

Adoptable Pets


Shrink is a nearly four-year-old shepherd mix.  He has a big heart to share!

Adoptable Pets

Pretty Boy

Pretty Boy is just what his name implies -- a beauty of a five-year-old male.  

Adoptable Pets


Patchman is a handsome fella with a loyal heart!  He loves to play with children and other dogs but can be a bit protective of his family so it is essential the proper introductions are done when people are visiting the home. 

Adoptable Pets


Trouble is looking for whatever mischief she can get into .. as well as a soft lap in which to cuddle. She's nearly two years old and such a sweety!

Adoptable Pets


Rhea is a one-year-old Pit bull terrier mix.  She is full of spunk and energy and would love a home with kids.  She gets along well with other dogs but loves to chase cats.  


Adoptable Pets


Mummy is a seven-year-old female who wants to find a forever home.  Could that be yours?

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.


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Part-time Animal Care Specialist

Duties include: Care, feeding and cleaning of shelter animals and their habitats. Req. skills: HS Grad with 6 months experience in animal handling, adherence to all safety rules/procedures and excellent customer service skills a must. Previous animal shelter experience preferred.

Schedule requirements will include weekend availability. Cheyenne Animal Shelter requires pre-employment and random drug screens.

Part-time Customer Service Specialist

Front Desk Staff will greet all patrons upon arrival and assist them with new pet adoptions, owner reclaims, pet surrenders and address all inquiries of the shelter.

Requirements include: HS Grad, with 1 year minimum previous customer service experience.  Previous animal handling experience highly desired.

If you are interested in any of our open positions, please submit a completed application to:
Cheyenne Animal Shelter
800 Southwest Drive
Cheyenne, WY 82007
Attn: Human Resources


800 Southwest Dr.
Cheyenne, WY 82007


Adoption hours:
11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily

Seven days a week
(except New Years, Cheyenne Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas)

Contact Us

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


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