Owner Surrender Process
Choosing to surrender your pet is not an easy decision. For resources that may help you keep your pet, click here. If surrendering your pet is the right option for you, here is what to expect when surrendering your pet to Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region.
Before you come
Make an appointment.
We ask everyone to make an appointment. When you make an appointment, you will receive a required questionnaire to fill out in advance.
Bring your photo ID and your pet’s veterinary records.
We accept pet animals.
As an open admission shelter, we can take in all domesticated animals. See below for resources for other types of animals.
*Farm animals include poultry, pot bellied pigs and goats.
Be prepared for surrendering fees.
Be prepared with a form of payment for fees associated with surrendering your pet. We accept cash or card.
If you cannot afford these fees, we will work with you on a fee that is affordable for you.
Once you arrive
The Colorado Springs Admissions entrance is located at the back of the HSPPR building (north end). The Pueblo Admissions entrance is on the north side of the building.