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Animal Shelter
Clear Creek County Animal Shelter
Sue LeBarron
Animal Shelter Manager

500 W. Dumont Rd.
Dumont, CO  80436

Ph: (303) 679-2477
Fx: (303) 567-4859

Open 12:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m., Wed.-Sun.

Closed - Monday & Tuesday
Charlie's Place, the Clear Creek / Gilpin County Animal Shelter, serves the residents of Clear Creek and Gilpin counties. The shelter provides nourishment and a safe environment for abandoned, homeless, stray, and impounded dogs and cats.


The shelter offers the public surrender and adoption services, microchipping, and spay / neuter vouchers for dogs and cats, and dog licenses. In addition, the shelter periodically hosts vaccination and wellness clinics for dogs and cats. The shelter staff are dedicated to educating the public about responsible pet ownership and are committed to finding loving, appropriate homes for adoptable shelter animals.

Driving Directions
Take I-70 to the 234 (Downieville) Exit if coming from the west, or the 235 (Dumont) Exit if coming from the east. Cross the Dumont bridge over I-70 and head right on the frontage road for 1/2 mile. The shelter is a large green building at the end of the road.

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How to Volunteer for CCART (Clear Creek Animal Response Team)