Have you ever wondered why it costs so much to adopt? Why aren't all shelters no kill? Why don't shelters take animals when they have empty kennels?

Join us for a presentation by Dr. Brad Crauer, DVM, and get answers to these questions and more. Dr. Crauer dives into the everyday challenges facing shelters regarding their capacity for care, the realities of shelter medicine and public opinion. His honest, entertaining and interactive approach makes tough subject matter easy to digest. An open Q&A session will follow the presentation.

What: Shelter Medicine & Capacity for Care of Shelters, a presentation by Dr. Brad Crauer, DVM. Open to the public - no cost to attend!

When: Tuesday, January 15th from 6pm - 8pm

Where: WSU South Campus, Lecture Hall C132 at 3821 E. Harry St, Wichita, KS 67218

 

Dr. Brad Crauer, DVM, is a professor at the Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine where he teaches classes on shelter medicine and animal shelter basics. His real world examples and experience prepares future veterinarians for practice. This event is hosted by WSU Tech and the Student Chapter of the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (SCNAVTA).

 

Shelter Presentation Poster

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12 very special dogs would love to have homes for the holidays. In order to help our furry friends, we are lowering the adoption fees to $50 each for these 12 dogs! Hurry in and meet these amazing pups today!

  • Bud (adopted)
  • Ruger
  • Deja
  • Tony
  • Donut (adopted)
  • Maple (adopted)
  • Nos (adopted)
  • Oscar (adopted)
  • Riley
  • Rocco (adopted)
  • Luna (adopted)
  • Parker (adopted)

 

ISS 3888 03496Join us for a benefit performance supporting the Kansas Humane Society and Paw It Forward's Emergency Medical Funds. 

Enjoy a night of unforgettable Christmas music with your friends & loved ones and support a worthy cause dear to our hearts: Our helpless furry friends.

Performances by: Nina Jerke, Sean Hephner, John Francis, Morgan Wilk, Injoy Fountain, Lisa Stopple, Amy Thompson, Sam Leopold, yours truly and more! Hosted by a surprise media personality (TBA)*


Date: December 16, 2018
Time: 6:30 p.m. 
(doors open at 5:30 p.m.for food, drinks & social mingle) 
Location: Roxy's Downtown at 412 1/2 E. Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67202
TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Call Roxy's box office to purchase at (316) 265-4400.

$30 Premium Seating
$27 Standard Seating
$20 Cheap Seats


For additional information, contact (316) 393-0154 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Registration is open for Winter Critter Camp at KHS. Campers learn about animals through fun lessons that feature games, crafts and activities. Campers learn about animal safety, responsible pet ownership and empathy toward animals. Campers tour the vet clinic, help with shelter jobs, make treats and socialize the dogs and cats.

 

Winter Critter Camp is from 8:00am - 5:00pm. Cost is $35 per day. Campers need to bring a lunch, but a morning and afternoon snack is provided.Critter Camp is open to children ages 5 - 12. Pre-registration is required to attend. 

 

Full Day Winter Camp Dates are:

  • December 19
  • December 20
  • December 21
  • December 26
  • December 27
  • December 28
  • December 31
  • January 2

 

To sign up, click here or visit: https://kshumane.org/for-kids/programs/critter-camps.html

 

KHS Seasonal Hours

KHS has new seasonal hours for the winter. We will now be open Monday - Saturday from 11 am - 6 pm, and Sundays from 1 pm - 4:30 pm. We will not be open late on Friday evenings. Furry Film Friday and additional scheduled activities will not be impacted.


Our admissions process has also updated with new hours. Scheduling an admissions appointment is the recommended way to relinquish a pet, and appointments are given priority over walk-ins. View more about admissions here.

Admissions Appointment Hours:

  • Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 5:45 pm 
  • Sunday 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Multiple animal intake appointments must be scheduled before 5:00 pm.

Admissions Walk-in Hours:

  • Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Sunday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pets Adopted

from the Kansas
Humane Society

Since January 1, 2018

7,821