top of page

Uniting Animals And Community Since 1997

The Surface Creek Animal Shelter is a not-for-profit 501c3 organization.

It provides shelter, food, water, medical & vet care, and support for over

400 cats and dogs annually



Companion animals of Surface Creek Valley community are rescued from hunger, thirst, pain, injury, disease, discomfort, fear, and distress; Surface Creek Animal Shelter provides community welfare and gives companionship and support in forever homes.

It operates the Surface Creek Animal Shelter and the Shelter Shoppe Thrift Store in Cedaredge, Colorado.

Support Local AnimalsToday!

$10 provides
     (1) bag cat food, treat or toy

$15 provides
     (1) bag dog food, treat or toy

$20 provides
     (1) bag of cat litter

$50 provides

exam, some vacc. care

$75 provides
      some medical & vacc. care


$100 provides
      spay/neuter & some vacc. care


$210 average amount spent per animal

Funny Pitbull Portrait
Antique Store


The Shelter Shoppe

110 SE Frontier Ave # D, Cedaredge, CO 81413
(970) 856 - 1070

MON - FRI 10AM - 4PM
SAT 10AM - 1PM

The Shelter Shoppe is a community thrift store that supports the Surface Creek Animal Shelter.

Helping community animals is made possible because of our 100% formula:

  • 100% of the merchandise is donated

  • 100% of crew members are volunteers

  • 100% of all profits go towards Surface Creek Animal Shelter

Second Hand Market

Special Thanks to Our Sponsors



"Adopted a 7 month old boy cat. He's calm and has a sweet temperament. Very clean facilities. Well done."


"Found Max for my dad as his new best friend. Nice facility with a wonderful path for walking and quiet location. The people at the shelter were kind, helpful and patient as we walked Max around and got to know him. One employee even went above and beyond to help us select the right items to purchase on our way home. Max is a fun addition to our family."


"We couldn’t have asked for a better adoption experience. Bella has fit right in with us like she has been here all her life. We are truly grateful for such a wonderful experience with your shelter!  Thank you!!!"


Great! Friendly Service, Compassion for all animals. We got our kitty Violet, then Betty from them at 5&1/2 months old, now 8 months & She's doing Wonderful! Very Loved with her bigger Sister almost 2,yr. old Sunshine Arizona. Thank You for All your devotion & love for all animals.


"A clean place. The folks who run it are good to visit with about the pet you are interested in. They have completed a lot of landscaping with trails and paved stone walkways for the animals to get out into the fresh air and get daily exercise. There's a room dedicated for the cats to play. They have put a whole lot of effort into making this shelter a place for lost and stray animals to be properly cared for while seeking their adopter."


They are passionate and caring!!! I'm so excited to have one of their rescues in my family now!!


bottom of page