• Contact Information

    Animal Control Office

    Monday - Friday
    7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

    Contact Us

    700 Jefferson County Pkwy.
    Ste. 160
    Golden, CO 80401

    After-hours and animal emergencies

    24 hours a day/ seven days a week

  • Foothills Animal Shelter


    The Foothills Animal Shelter View exit disclaimer policy page for links to third-party websites. serves the Jefferson County community, including the cities of Wheat Ridge, Arvada, Golden, Lakewood, Westminster, Morrison, Mountain View, Edgewater and unincorporated areas. The staff works to reunite lost pets with their owners and to adopt stray animals into new, loving, permanent homes.

    Foothills Animal Shelter is conveniently located at 580 McIntyre Street in Golden (off of 6th Avenue (HWY-6) and Indiana Street on the Jefferson County Fairgrounds.

    • Take the Indiana Street exit south off of 6th Avenue, then head west on the W 6th Avenue Service Road.
    • Pass the Fairgrounds entrance, and head south onto McIntyre Street.