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Get ‘Em Home KC Longtimer Adoption Special

We have a fun announcement for you today! From now until the end of the year, we’re launching an exciting initiative to adopt out our KC Pet Project longtimers called Get ‘Em Home KC. These pets have spent too many days in the shelter and have been looked over bypotential families. It’s their time to...
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ASPCA/Subaru Loves Pets Adoption Event

Subaru loves pets and this month they’re helping our hometown animal shelter save some lives! During the weekend of September 21st – 23rd, Van Subaru is partnering with KC Pet Project to find loving homes for at least 100 dogs and cats during our big ASPCA/Subaru Loves Pets Adoption Event. All pet adoptions at KC Pet Project’s three adoption...
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KC Dining Club Fundraiser

Want to help support KC Pet Project and save money at dozens of your favorite restaurants at the same time? Then visit eGiftia.com/KCDiningClub before October 15th and purchase the KC Dining Club Discount Card. When you select KC Pet Project at checkout we will receive a donation of $10 per sale! Click here to buy...
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Bark To School Adoption Special!

Announcing our Bark to School Adoption Special, presented by 4 Eco Services, this weekend from Friday, August 24th through Sunday the 26th at KC Pet Project’s three adoption centers! We’ll be offering dog adoptions for $40 (some exclusions apply) and adult cat adoptions for $20 during this great special. To see all of our adoptables,...
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Tito’s Dog Days Of Summer

Fun news! Tito’s Handmade Vodka will be matching donations made to this page up to $7,500 from now until the event. That means every dollar you donate to the page will be matched by our amazing partners at Tito’s Handmade Vodka! All donations will go directly toward the care of the pets at our shelter, so please...
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Dog Days of Summer

KC Pet Project is partnering with the new movie Dog Days The Film, which opens in theaters tomorrow and celebrates how the love of an adopted pet will change your life. Dog Days is partnering with shelters across the country to promote adoptions and find pets loving new homes. On August 11th and 12th, we’re offering...
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Shop Local, Adopt Local Adoption Special!

Tax Free Weekend in Missouri means shopping local and supporting our hometown businesses. And it’s a great weekend to adopt local pets looking for homes, too! So we’re hosting our Shop Local, Adopt Local adoption event at all 3 of our Adoption Center locations this weekend. Dog adoption fees will be just $50 (some exclusions...
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Furlough is back!

On the weekend of September 14th, 30 of our shelter dogs will be taken out on Furlough to experience the ultimate dog day out in Kansas City! Furlough gives these dogs the opportunity to experience what life is like outside the shelter and what it feels like to be a part of a family. Attendees...
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Fee-Waived Adoptions! 2 Days Only!

We have a huge announcement! The second annual KC Pet Project Day will be on Saturday, July 21st, which is the City’s commitment to saving the lives of the pets in our community, and to celebrate, we’re offering fee-waived adoptions this weekend! On Saturday, July 21st and Sunday, July 22nd, adoption fees of ALL pets...
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KCPP Tweet Along Day – July 3, 2018

Tuesday, July 3 is our first ever Tweet Along Day! Follow us to see what it’s like in a day in the life of KC Pet Project. We’re posting the animals that come to our shelter and other memorable moments. [custom-twitter-feeds]
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Red White and Woof! Adoption Special

Our 7th annual “Red, White, and Woof” pet adoption event will be happening this weekend at our three KC Pet Project adoption centers and it couldn’t come at a better time because we are full! Starting Friday, June 29th through Wednesday, July 4th, pet adoptions will only be $35. Puppies, kittens, and specialty breeds are...
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Kansas City Campus for Animal Care Groundbreaking

Kansas City Campus for Animal Care will Break Ground in Swope Park, Replacing 50-year old Reconverted Storage Shed New facility will serve as home of KC Pet Project, providing services to over 10,000 animals and 25,000 families throughout Kansas City WHO: Mayor Sly James, City Manager Troy Schulte, Kansas City Councilmembers, Parks Board Director Mark...
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Shannon Wells Honored as Petco Foundation’s Unsung Hero Award Winner

The Petco Foundation Honors KC Pet Project Staff Member Shannon Wells recognized for her commitment to saving animal lives in KC Pet Project’s Parvo Ward Kansas City, MO, June 13, 2018 – The Petco Foundation recently honored Shannon Wells of the Kansas City Pet Project at the foundation’s annual awards gala on June 8th in...
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Father’s Day Weekend Adoption Special!

Need a big dog for your big daddy? Our Father’s Day adoption special will be this Friday, June 15th through Sunday, June 17th where dogs 40 pounds or more will be only $40 through the weekend, and adult cats will be $25. We have so many wonderful pets that qualify for this special at our...
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Memorial Day Special This Weekend!

Memorial Day Weekend is approaching this weekend and KC Pet Project is having a 4 day adoption special from Friday, May 25th through Monday, May 28th at our 3 adoption center locations. Adult dog adoptions (some exclusions apply) will be $40 during the special and adult cat adoptions will be $25. It is a good...
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Vote For Our Unsung Hero!

Help us celebrate KC Pet Project’s Director of Shelter Operations, Shannon Wells, our Unsung Hero! Shannon is an Unsung Hero honoree whose heartwarming story gained the attention of Petco Foundationand Victoria Stilwell. Now, our Unsung Hero is a contender for the 2018 Unsung Hero Award at the Petco Foundation Lifesaving Award. Vote for her heartwarming story at https://www.petcofoundation.org/unsung-heroes/ before...
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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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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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