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Adoptions

Satellite Adoption Events
A few times each month we pick out several of our shelter pets, give them a good scrubbing in the tub or extra brushing, and go out on the town to look for good homes! It's fun and good socialization for them, and a great opportunity for you to meet your new best friend.

Adoption PhotoWe do not send pets home directly from our satellite adoption events. Instead, we ask that you fill out an application online or at the event and we'll follow up on the next business day. We do this so that you have some time to think about it without having to make a hurried decision and commitment, and to allow us time to review applications. If we both agree that this pet is good match for you, then we can arrange a time that's convenient for you to pick up your new furry friend from our shelter.

For more information please go to our adoption process page. Please note that we prefer and may require a fenced yard for many of our dogs. Exceptions are made on an individual basis depending on the dog's needs, the person's dog experience, the dog's and person's activity levels, home environment and other factors.

Come on out and meet our wonderful pets at our next event! To inquire about which pets may be coming to the following satellite adoption events, or to make a request, call 913-596-1000 ext. 113 or send an email.

june

NFMPaws @ The Mart Rescue Rally
Nebraska Furniture Mart
Saturday, June 6
The Legends: 1601 Village W Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66111
11am to 2pm

Nebraska Furniture Mart is hosting an event to showcase local dog rescue groups and adoptable dogs. The event will be held outside near the Center entrance. Come on out and meet adoptable dogs and rescue groups in our community!


DNJThe 28th Annual Dog-N-Jog
Sunday, June 14
The Country Club Plaza
7am to 10:30am

Your dog's favorite day is just around the corner! Join NBC Action News Chief Meteorologist Gary Lezak with his weather dog, Stormy, KFKF Radio's Debbie Erikson and Q104 Radio's TJ McEntire for a fun and entertaining morning including the 1 & 2 mile race, 1 mile walk, an agility course, and pet-themed vendors. We'll have adoptable dogs at our Adoption Booth located on Ward Parkway near Wyandotte. All proceeds benefit HSGKC!

More info about Dog-N-Jog and REGISTER ONLINE TODAY >


Starlight TheatreStarlight Theatre featuring Annie
Friday, June 19
4600 Starlight Rd., Kansas City MO 64132
6 to 8pm

Did you know that Sandy, the dog starring in Annie, is a rescue dog?
We'll be at Starlight Theatre with HSGKC adoptable dogs for you to meet before the show starts. Find us just inside the east entrance beginning at 6pm when gates open.

More info and purchase tickets to Annie >
More info about our satellite adoption events >

Questions? Call 913-596-1000 ext. 113 or send an email.


Brookside Barkery & BathBrookside Barkery & Bath
Saturday, June 20
Brookside Location: 118 West 63rd Street, KCMO 64113
Phone: 816.333.2275 (BARK)
11am to 3pm

We'll bring several adoptable dogs to Brookside Barkery & Bath in Brookside!


Yoga Fix StudioYoga FIx Studio
Saturday, June 27
6124 Johnson Drive in Mission, Kansas 66202
12:30 to 3:30pm

Yoga Fix in Mission is offering 2 donation-based yoga classes on June 27th with proceeds benefiting HSGKC! Yogo Fix will also be selling leashes, collars and dog toys. Purchase something for your pooch or buy something and donate it to HSGKC, or bring in donated goods from our Sit Up & Beg Wish List.

Meet adoptable pets from HSGKC from 12:30 to 3:30pm.
Hot Yoga starts at 2pm for 60 minutes.
Yoga Flow starts at 2:30pm for 60 minutes.

More info >



august

Four PawsFour Paws Pantry & Spa
Saturday, August 1
14040 West 119th Street, Olathe, KS 66062 (in Avignon Center)
Phone: 913.782.2275 (BARK)
11am to 3pm

We'll bring several adoptable dogs to Four Paws Pantry & Spa in Olathe!


Tail Waggin' PetStopTail Waggin' PetStop
Friday, August 7 during First Friday in the Crossroads
1818 Wyandotte Street, KC MO 64108
6 to 8pm

HSGKC adoptable dogs will be heading down to the Crossroads for First Friday's art and festivities! You can meet them at Tail Waggin' PetStop between 6-8pm.


Brookside Barkery & BathBrookside Barkery & Bath
Saturday, August 15
Brookside Location: 118 West 63rd Street, KCMO 64113
Phone: 816.333.2275 (BARK)
11am to 3pm

We'll bring several adoptable dogs to Brookside Barkery & Bath in Brookside!


Questions? Call 913-596-1000 ext. 113 or send an email.