Buttercup is an eight-year-old Pomeranian mix with lots of life left to live. May she live it with you?  All eight pounds of her?


Candie is just two months old!  She's looking for the perfect start in life in a home that will be hers forever! 


Jerry is a four-month-old shepherd mix.  He's a bit shy and needs someone to help him find his confidence so he can be the best puppy possible!


Isaiah is a seven-year-old neutered male tabby cat.  He's a very sweet boy! 


Rio is a three-year-old hound mix who can be rather dog selective depending on the temperament and play style of the other dog.  He is "rough and tumble" and loves, loves, loves chase!


Marie is friendly little lady who would prefer a quiet home with lots of good places to nap, catch some sun and watch the birds fly around.  She is spayed and is seven-years-old. 


Theresa is a two-month-old Labrador/retriever mix.  One of a litter here, the "T-Squad" is ready to meet you. What begins with "T?" Terribly adorable! 


Pete is a 2-and-a-half -year-old neutered male.  Would you just look at that face?

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.


Veterinary Assistant

Full-time Benefited Position

Monday – Thursday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.

Position: Assists shelter veterinarian in the Vet Clinic including medical treatments and exams, anesthesia monitoring, surgical preparation, and clinic cleaning and sanitizing.  Also assist with vaccinations, deworming, medical and behavior evaluation of animals entering the shelter. Must work as a positive team member to help CAS pursue its mission, goals and philosophy.

Required:  Minimum six months experience working in a full service veterinary clinic, animal shelter or 1 year of schooling at an accredited veterinary technician/assistant school and currently enrolled at an accredited veterinary technician/assistant school Good oral and written communication skills. Computer literate in a Windows environment. High school diploma or equivalent required. **Must be able to routinely lift between 50 and 100 pounds.

Desired:  Veterinary Assistant with basic knowledge of veterinary practices and unique welfare issues facing the animal sheltering industry.

Cheyenne Animal Shelter requires pre-employment and random drug screens.

Please submit a completed application /resume to:
Cheyenne Animal Shelter Attn: Human Resources
800 Southwest Dr.  Cheyenne, WY 82007


800 Southwest Dr.
Cheyenne, WY 82007


Hours of Operation:
11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily
Adoption Consultation and Meet & Greet Hours:
11 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily
Open 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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