Adoption Information

Thank You For Considering Adoption!

You’ll save two lives – the life of the pet you adopt and the life of another pet by opening a space at a shelter!

Dog Adoption Process

Step 1

Please complete our Adoption Application form by clicking below.  Your application will be reviewed by our Adoption Coordinator.  An ARR volunteer will contact you as soon as possible to schedule a home visit and answer any questions you may have.  Please note:  No adoption is final until a home visit has been completed and approved.   We do everything we can to ensure a good match between the pet and your family – our goal is to find forever homes for our pets.

Step 2

Please complete our Adoption Agreement form by clicking below.

Step 3

Click below to pay your adoption fee securely online.   Our adoption fees help cover the cost of spay/neuter, veterinary exams, vaccinations, microchipping, and foster care:

Adult dogs over 11 months ~ $250 (pure bred or high demand will still vary by the dog)
Puppies up to 6 months ~ $395 (this includes the training deposit)
Puppies over 6 months and up to 11 months ~ $345

$200 for adult dogs (7 months to 7 years)
$80 for senior dogs (8 years or older)

Step 4

An ARR volunteer will contact you to arrange for you to pick up your new furry family member and to schedule your home visit!

Cat Adoption Process

Step 1

Please complete our Adoption Application form by clicking below.  Your application will be reviewed by our Adoption Coordinator.  An ARR volunteer will contact you as soon as possible to schedule a home visit and answer any questions you may have.  Please note:  No adoption is final until a home visit has been completed and approved.   We do everything we can to ensure a good match between the pet and your family – our goal is to find forever homes for our pets.

Step 2

Please complete our Adoption Agreement form by clicking below.

Step 3

Click below to pay your adoption fee securely online.   Our adoption fees help cover the cost of spay/neuter, veterinary exams, vaccinations, microchipping, and foster care.  Highly requested breeds help cover the vet costs incurred by some of our other cats, enabling us to save more lives!

Purebred/Highly Requested Kittens 6 months & younger: $250
Purebred/Highly Requested Cats older than 6 months: $150
Kittens 6 months & younger: $150
Cats older than 6 months: $75
Cats 8 years or older: $35

Step 4

An ARR volunteer will contact you to arrange for you to pick up your new furry family member and to schedule your home visit!

We want our pets to go to a lifelong new home, so thank you for your patience during the adoption process!  For adoption questions, please email us at arrcolorado@gmail.com