City of Cortez Animal Shelter in Cortez Colorado

Address and phone number for City of Cortez Animal Shelter, a Animal Shelter, at East Main Street, Cortez CO.


Name
City of Cortez Animal Shelter
Address
2791 East Main Street, Cortez, Colorado, 81321
Phone
970-565-4910

About City of Cortez Animal Shelter

The City of Cortez Animal Shelter, located in Cortez, Colorado is an Animal Shelter that provides temporary housing and care for stray, unwanted, and owner-relinquished animals including dogs and cats in Montezuma County. A wide range of additional services may also be offered by the City of Cortez Animal Shelter.

You may contact City of Cortez Animal Shelter for questions about:
  • Finding lost cats and dogs in Cortez, CO
  • Adopting cats and dogs
  • Cortez pet adoption fees
  • Fostering cats and dogs
  • Kill and no-kill policies
Finding Lost Cats & Dogs

If you have lost your pet cat or dog in or near Cortez, Colorado then you should contact the City of Cortez Animal Shelter. Your missing pet may have been located and taken to the Shelter. Even if your dog or cat has not been recovered by the Shelter, you may be able to file a report so that if the shelter finds your pet they will be able to contact you for recovery. Pets available for adoption through the City of Cortez Animal Shelter may be held for a set period of time in order to give owners an opportunity to claim and retrieve their lost pets so it is best to contact the Cortez Shelter directly regarding policies.

Cortez Cat & Dog Adoptions

Promoting the adoption of pet cats and dogs is a key component of the City of Cortez Animal Shelter operations, however, the shelter may only take in either dogs or cats, so it is best to contact the shelter prior to visiting. The Montezuma County Animal Shelter may offer educational programs on pet ownership, spay and neuter services, and preventive health services such as vaccinations in order to support its efforts to find permanent homes for lost pets. City of Cortez Animal Shelter may charge fees for adoption and other services so it is best to contact the office directly regarding policies.

Animal Control

City of Cortez Animal Shelter may also be operated as part of the Montezuma County or local government Animal Control Agency. Cortez Animal Control Departments also undertake a range of activities related to animal control enforcement, including impounding stray animals, investigating animal cruelty, enforcing licensing laws, ensuring animal welfare, and rescuing trapped animals. Animals housed by animal control agencies are usually made available for adoption unless they are determined to be too aggressive, injured, or sick.

Contact City of Cortez Animal Shelter

You may contact the Shelter by calling 970-565-4910, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: City of Cortez Animal Shelter, 2791 East Main Street, Cortez, Colorado, 81321


Map of City of Cortez Animal Shelter in Cortez Colorado


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