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​Notify neighbors and search areas thoroughly, especially in the evening as many pets become frightened and hide in the daytime. Door-to-door canvassing may provide leads as well. Always be sure leave your phone number and address.  A
​Look for identification. A name/identification tag can lead you directly to the owner. Rabies tags and shelter tags also have traceable numbers. If there are no identification tags, consider taking the animal to a vet or shelter that has a microchip scanner, to check for an implanted microchip. 
What To Do If You Lose  A Pet
What To Do If You Have Found A Pet
 Lost Dogs and Cats

Lost and Found Pets
Have You Lost or Found  a Pet?

​First, be sure and check with Mesa County Animal Services (MCAS) at:  (970) 242-4646 or check their interactive website.

E-mail us a picture and description and we will post it on this site for 30 days for free.

A great tool to utilize is Mesa County Lost and Found Pets on Facebook. 
After Hours Drop Off  
If you have found a pet before or after business hours, you may drop him or her off at our drop off kennels in front of our main entrance. To gain access to the kennels you must call the number on the sign and follow the instructions. These strays will go to MCAS to help find their owners.
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How Not to Lose Your Cat
Go to the Animal Shelters that serves your area as soon as possible and be sure to bring a current photograph of  your pet. It is very important that you come in person to look through the kennels at least every three (3) days after filing a
Lost or Found a Pet?  
Just send us a picture of the  Lost or Found Pet and we will put it here. See information below for what to include with your picture of the lost or found pet. Picture and info will be kept on the website for 30 days unless notified that your lost pet has been found or the found pet has been returned.
When e-mailing or bringing in pictures and information about lost or found pets, please include the following information:

  • Species - Dog or Cat and Breed, and whether male or female
  • Name of Pet
  • Date and Time Lost or Found 
  • Location Lost or Found - include major cross streets
  • Name and Phone Number of Owner or Person Finding the Pet
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LOST  12/17/14

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LOST  11/14/14
Lost Dog named Ruger. Off garrett way right behind the 25.. He is brown and black. Call: 970-314-0944. Kathy Mercer
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LOST  11/23/14
 Lost male dog on November 23rd. Rat terrier black and white 16 lbs. named Tippy. 15 years old. 
Was lost in Mack, Colorado on 10th street.

 Contact Julie Kramer 719-351-0426 
Lost Male Patterdale/fell terrier goes by Spooler, age 2, friendly, no tags.

in Fruita between J and K Rd. on 12-12. Please contact
Zach 623-0685 or 433-8067.
LOST  1/1/15
Name: Ruger  
Weight: 110 lbs  

Breed: Italian Mastiff (Cane Corso)  

White patch on his chest. Black coat, brown eyes.  

Friendly. Loved and dearly missed. He broke our back fence and wandered out of our backyard in Fruita Colorado near Vitner’s Farm subdivision.  

​Please contact Roice-Hurst at 434-7337 or e-mail Bailey at:
Found - Nov. 25th
Found intact male cat (approx 8-9 mths old) with orange distinctive markings on his sides found in Hawks Nest subdivision off Hwy. 50 and 30 Rd. I've had him for over a month, waiting for someone to claim him.  He was found around November 25th, in the above area.  Please contact me at 970-200-2071 or , Mary Martin
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LOST 1/4/15
 Black and white boston terrier
 6 years old
 Has a light pink collar on (no tags on it)
 32 & e road at the Coronado villas
 Lost on January 4th around 11am

Contact: Angie Fletcher 
LOST 1/11/15
My black cat, Noir, went missing on Sunday, jan 11th from Fruita, CO. He is all black except for a small white spot under his chin, he has big greenish yellow eyes, medium long hair, and was last seen wearing his black collar. He is microchipped and neutered. Please call Kira at 801-608-6206 if he is found. We miss him terribly and want him to come home.