is a three-year-old female American pit bull/terrier mix. This handsome fellow is looking for an energetic family to call his own. Here in the shelter, he looks intimidating in his kennel but it is only because he is SO excited!

Sweet Tart

is a one-year-old female tabby who knows what she wants in life and loves things her way. She's searching for her furrever home with a quiet setting and windows from which she can watch the outside world.


is a two-year-old female Australian shepherd cattle dog. She is great with other dogs. Though she is shy at first with people, she quickly warms up to them.


is a one-year-old male cat. And yes, he's all white as his name suggests! He is a mellow guy but doesn't' care much for other furry pets.


is a two-year-old female terrier bull mix. Once this sweet girl bonds with you, there is no one else who matters! Nava really opens up around other playful and confident dogs, so she'd love to go home with a friend!


is an eight-year-old male cat. He'd really like to find a home with an older family who would let him nap in peace when he wants, especially in a cozy window.

Lady Paw Paw

is four-year-old female American pit bull/border collie/terrier mix. She is our top diva girl here at CAS! She loves human attention but not so much doggie attention.


is a thirteen-year-old female cat looking for her retirement home. She really enjoys napping, especially in or near a warm window. She would prefer an older family with no kids as she doesn't have the energy for them.

Volunteer Application Process

Thank you! We love that you are interested in volunteering to help us help the animals we serve here at the Cheyenne Animal Shelter and can’t wait to meet you!  Whether you enjoy real “hands-on” experience working with animals or would prefer an office atmosphere, teaching children the humane treatment of animals or if you are great interacting with the public – we have a job for you! The list of current opportunities changes monthly and is available at each orientation.

All volunteers are asked to make a minimum six month commitment to the shelter of at least two hours per week. 


  • Watch the Volunteer Information Video (below).
  • Complete the Volunteer Application, and submit your $20 administrative fee ($5 for kids 9 and under).
    This fee is to help cover costs of providing you with a volunteer t-shirt, name badge, etc.
  • Wait for the Volunteer Coordinator to respond to you via email with information on how to register for orientation and training classes.

If you have any questions about volunteering at the Cheyenne Animal Shelter, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator, Marissa at [email protected].

Like what you see? Please complete the application online, along with payment. The Volunteer Coordinator will contact you shortly via email.


800 Southwest Dr.
Cheyenne, WY 82007


Hours of Operation:
Open Daily Until 6 p.m.*

Intakes and Reclaims:
Open at 8 a.m.

Adoption Consultation
and Meet & Greet Hours:

11 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

*(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


Critter Camp & Medical Fund Sponsor:

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