• Pet abuse in Kansas City - Medical Donation Fund Kansas City Pet Project
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    13 Nov 2014
    The image is graphic – but this is a story of incredible survival and hope. Roadrunner, a Tibetan Spaniel, arrived in critical condition at KC Pet Project on...
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  • Latest News
    07 Oct 2014
    Representatives of the ASPCA announced today at KC Pet Project that the shelter won the Community Engagement Award of the 100K Challenge! The Community Engagement Award is a...
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  • Learn to Earn Training Class
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    02 Sep 2014
    Classes now available for Learn to Earn, a program for developing leadership in humans and impulse control in dogs. This dog training program, created by Dr Sophia Yin,...
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Volunteering at KC Pet Project has brought me so much satisfaction and pleasure. I especially enjoy greeting adopters and helping them choose a pet and providing the dogs with a little TLC. Thank you KC Pet Project! -Carol Saulsbury

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Volunteers are the heart of KC Pet Project.  They share time, talents, and resources to help us care for shelter animals and place them in permanent, loving homes. Whether you have plenty of spare time, or an occasional hour after work, there is a place for you at KC Pet Project.

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Kansas City Pet Project is the largest No Kill animal shelter in Kansas City, MO and the 3rd largest open-admission shelter in the United States to achieve No Kill status. We care for nearly 10,000 pets a year and find homes or other placement for over 90% of the pets who come to our shelter. KC Pet Project is creating a No Kill Kansas City – we’re passionate about lifesaving!

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