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Spring Fling FEE WAIVED Adoptions This Weekend!

Get ready for one of the BIGGEST pet adoption events of the year! It’s Spring Fling time at KC Pet Project – with NO FEE adoptions starting Friday for most adult dogs and cats at all three of our adoption centers! Support Kansas City’s largest no-kill animal shelter and help us “empty the shelter” and...
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Prom Adoption Special This Weekend

We are gearing up for Prom season in our own special way… finding dates for all of our pets! Announcing our very own Prom Adoption Special this weekend April 27th-29th, dog adoptions will be $40 (some exclusions apply) and adult cat adoptions will be $25. Browse our website kcpetproject.org to see all of our available...
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Dreaming of Spring Adoption Special This Weekend!

Are you dreaming of spring? We sure are at KC Pet Project. We’ve had some crazy weather lately, and our pets are dreaming of nice spring days and of being adopted by new families. We are at critical capacity at all of our locations and have hundreds of pets who enthusiastically wait to be adopted...
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Sgt. Stubby Premiers April 13th!

Friday, April 13 is the premiere of Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero! On Friday only, a portion of your purchased ticket (and all those made in Missouri) will be donated back to our pets. Witness the incredible, true story of Stubby on the big screen and follow his adventure during America’s entrance into World War I....
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Come Work With Us!

Kansas City Pet Project is looking to add compassionate, hard-working team members to our staff!
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KCMO City Council Unanimously Approves Cooperative Agreement for New Shelter

Kansas City, MO City Council Unanimously Approves Cooperative Agreement for Kansas City Campus for Animal Care _____________________________________________________________________ Groundbreaking Anticipated in Summer of 2018 _____________________________________________________________________ Kansas City, MO: One day after the first anniversary of the April 4, 2017 vote when Kansas City, MO residents approved an $800 million GO KC bond initiative for improvements on...
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Easter Weekend Adoption Special

This weekend is Easter and to celebrate, we’re offering discounted adoption fees! Visit our three adoption centers from March 30th- April 1st for $50 dog adoption fees (some exclusions apply) and $25 adult cat adoptions. Hop on down to our 3 locations to meet our adoptables, view them all here or download our free mobile app.
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“Raise The Woof”: Announcing The Kansas City Campus for Animal Care (KCCAC)

“Raise The Woof” Animal Shelter Organizers Announce The Kansas City Campus for Animal Care (KCCAC); KC Pet Project to Manage Campus Operations KC Parks Board approves Cooperative Agreement; Summer Groundbreaking Targeted in Swope Park at Elmwood and Gregory Kansas City, MO: Organizers of the Raise the Woof Campaign for a new KCMO animal shelter, which...
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Luck of the Irish O’Doption Special This Weekend!

Our pets are getting into the St. Patrick’s Day spirit and to celebrate, we’re holding our “Luck of the Irish O’Doption Special” at all three of our adoption centers this weekend from March 16th-18th. All dogs 40 pounds or more are $40 and adult cats are $25 at our main shelter, Zona Rosa Adoption Center,...
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Calling all KC Builders & Designers:

Apply to submit your Pooch Palace or Kitty Condo design!
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Love Changes Everything Adoption Special This Weekend!

Announcing our “Love Changes Everything” Adoption Special happening Friday, March 2nd through Sunday, March 4th at all three KC Pet Project adoption centers, plus our 7 Petco stores where you can adopt cats. Dog and cat adoptions will be $35 all weekend long (some exclusions apply to the special). This is a great partnership with...
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Kitten Season is on it’s way – rescheduled date!

Kitten season is right around the corner and the need for loving foster homes in imminent. During kitten season the shelter will receive a HUGE influx of kittens, often multiple litters per day. Foster homes are critical during this time because the kittens will need personalized attention that cannot be adequately provided in the shelter...
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Our Online Store Now Open!

We have launched our own KC Pet Project online store! Items for sale include our running series shirts, keychains, and other fun KCPP swag. Some shirts have limited availability, so check it all out today at https://squareup.com/store/kcpetproject/. Proceeds from all sales support the pets at our shelter. Happy shopping!
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Valentine’s Special February 9-11

Looking for true love? This Friday, February 9th through Sunday, February 11th, adoption fees are 1/2 price during our Valentine’s Special to celebrate the holiday at our three adoption centers. Puppies, kittens and specialty breeds are excluded from the special, but most of our adoptable pets qualify! Our shelter is at capacity, please consider adopting...
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Kitten Bowl at KC Pet Project

We’re gearing up for the big game this weekend, and we’re not just talking about football! It’s almost time for the annual Kitten Bowl and KC Pet Project is teaming up with the Hallmark Channel USA and North Shore Animal League America for a big adoption event in partnership with the annual big game. From Friday, February 2nd through...
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KC Pet Project Announces New Canine Resource Location

Late last year, KC Pet Project opened their new Canine Resource & Relocation Center, an innovative 4,000 square foot facility approximately one mile from the Kansas City, MO, Animal Shelter. This building provides alternative sheltering options for dogs that need more time to cope with the stressful shelter environment or dogs in need of fear-free...
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Shed Some Shelter Pounds Adoption Event This Weekend

Starting this Friday, through Sunday, We’re looking to Shed Some Shelter Pounds during an adoption event that will feature dog adoptions for $40 (for all dogs 40 pounds or more) and adult cat adoptions for $25! Adopt a new best friend this weekend and view all of our adoptables HERE or our free mobile app.
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Record Lives Saved in 2017

KC Pet Project had another tremendous year of lifesaving in 2017 with thousands of pets who were saved and many records broken. We’re so proud to release these numbers to you and some additional statistics of those pets who were saved: 2017 in Review In 2017, we provided care for 10,319 dogs, cats, and other...
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