Where is the new KC Pet Project located?

Where is the new KC Pet Project located?

Swope Park
(Official Grand Opening Date will be January 24, 2020) The campus is located in Swope Park across from Lakeside Nature Center and down the street from the Kansas City Zoo and Starlight Theatre.

Does KC Pet Project euthanize?

As a no-kill community, we work hard to save the lives of healthy, treatable animals that enter into our shelter. While we do not euthanize an animal for space, there are times where we have to euthanize an animal for medical concerns, public safety concerns, and concerns of quality-of-life.

How do you adopt from KC Pet Project?

You can visit any of our three locations seven days a week and find a pet that you’re interested in, or meet a pet in foster care at a mutually agreed upon location. We will have you fill some things out and then go through an adoption interview with a staff member.

How do I contact KC Pet Project?

Pet Helpline Call 816-683-1383 to reach a Pet Support specialist.

How many adoption centers does KC Pet Project have?

2020: Construction on the KC Campus for Animal Care was completed, and the new shelter officially opened on Jan. 1, 2020. The Pet Project also operates 13 other adoption centers around the city. On Dec, 1, 2020, KC Pet Project officially took over animal control services for the city of Kansas City.

How many animals does KC Pet Project serve a year?

We care for over 14,000 animals a year and work with other animal welfare organizations to increase the number of homeless pets adopted and focus on lifesaving programs promoting pet retention, identification, lost pet reunions, and pet ownership education throughout the community.

How many animals does KC Pet Project have?

Does KC Pet Project take strays?

The intake fee helps the shelter cover the cost of food and medical care for the pet while at KC Pet Project. We hold stray animals for five days.

How many animals does KC pet Project serve a year?

What is the best pet rescue?

These pet adoption websites have it all (with cats and dogs being the most common, of course).

  • ASPCA.
  • Best Friends Animal Society.
  • PetSmart Charities.
  • AKC Rescue Network.
  • The Shelter Pet Project.
  • Rescue Me.
  • Petco Foundation.
  • Petango.

How do I report animal cruelty in Kansas?

Contact 311 for:

  1. reporting possible animal abuse or neglect.
  2. if you locate or recover a stray animal licensed with the City (also check PetData)
  3. if you think your dog has been picked up by an Animal Services Officer.
  4. to report a bite or rabies exposure.
  5. to report an injured or sick animal.
  6. to report animal code violations.

Is animal cruelty a felony in Kansas?

(B) nonperson felony upon the second or subsequent conviction of cruelty to animals as defined in subsection (a)(2), (a)(3), (a)(4) or (a)(5). Upon such conviction, a person shall be sentenced to not less than five days or more than one year’s imprisonment and be fined not less than $500 nor more than $2,500.

How many dogs can you have in Kansas City?

How many animals are allowed per household? Each household may own four domestic animals (dogs, cats, Vietnamese pot-bellied pigs and ferrets) in any combination, with some exceptions. For more information, you can review this ordinance.