City of La Junta Animal Shelter PO Box 49 La Junta, CO 81050 719-384-0347 www.lajuntapd.org
We have a facebook page named La Junta Animal Shelter. We post daily pics of dogs that have been brought in to the shelter in an effort to quickly unite them with their owners.
The La Junta Municipal Animal Shelter is a PACFA licensed facility, licensed through the Colorado Department of Agriculture. We are managed through the La Junta Police Department Code Enforcement Division.
Effective February 4, 2013 the hours for the pound will be:
The La Junta Animal Shelter is not a rescue facility and therefore can not accept surrendered pets. Please see below for rescue organization information.
Are you looking to adopt a pet that needs a good home? Are you looking for someone to help you find a great home for an animal you can no longer care for? Below are several options to the citizens of the Arkansas Valley.
La Junta Animal Rescue Sara Zumwalt 719-468-1347
South East Colorado Animal Rescue (SECARE) Ordway, CO 719-267-4858 www.Pickmeplease.org Pickmeplease2008@live.com
Second Chance Animal Rescue Foundation PO Box 44 Lamar, CO 81052 719-931-0006 www.Secondchancearf.petfinder.com
6.12.010 Owner Defined:Owner means any person owning, keeping or harboring a dog.
6.12.20 Abandoment Prohibited: It is unlawful for any person to abandon or cause to be abandoned any dog.
6.12.040 Vacciantion Required: All dogs over 6 months of age that are kept or harbored shall be vaccinated for rabies.
6.12.100 Impoundment: Upon impoundment of each dog, a registration of each dog shall be made.
6.12.110 Impoundment Fees: First 4 days of INITIAL offense - $50.00 Any subsequent days - $10/day
First 4 days of SECOND offense - $75.00 Any subsequent days - $10/day
First 4 days of THIRD offense - $100.00 Any subsequent days - $10/day