KANSAS CITY AREA RESCUE GROUPS

If you would like to list your breed rescue contact information, please email to
westwoodanimalhospital@gmail.com

Below is a list of people in our area who are dedicated to helping a particular breed of dog or cat,
or other critters such as rabbits, hamsters, birds and farm animals.
Contact them to get information about a particular breed or to adopt a pet.  

Kansas City Area Shelters
Go to Breed Selector Sites on the Internet

Tips for Adopting a Dog – American Animal Hospital Association

CATS

Second Chance  (Puppies, cats, kittens, small dogs)
www.2ndchancepets.net 913-814-7471  secondchancepets@hotmail.com

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DOGS

Small Breed, Mixed Breed, Rare Breed Rescue Groups                 

Furry Kids’ Refuge   www.furrykidsrefuge.org/category/adopting/  email :  info@furrykidsrefuge.org
Small Breed Rescue  1-888-216-5827
Small Paws Bichon Rescue www.smallpawsrescue.org
Second Chance  (Puppies, cats, kittens, small dogs)  www.2ndchancepets.net 913-814-7471     secondchancepets@hotmail.com
LL Dog Rescue  816-926-0242 www.lldogrescue.org   lldogrescue@yahoo.com
Mixed Breed And Pure Breed – All Sizes Pet Connection  Olathe , KS  913-671-7387

Rare Breeds  Susan Bass  816-796-6444
Service Dog  Susan Bass  816-796-6444

Purebred Rescue Groups

American Eskimo  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.
Airedale  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.
Akita   Midwest Akita Rescue Society (MARS) marsfba@gmail.com  www.akitas.org
Australian Shepherd  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.

Basenji  Vicky Jacobs  785-379-5430
Basset Hound  Western Missouri Bassett Rescue: Chris Bly 816-353-5643 chris@wmbri.org
        Basset and Beagle Rescue of the Heartland (BBRH)      www.bassetandbeagle.orgbbrh@bassetandbeagle.org

Beauceron Susan Bass  816-796-6444
Beagle  Basset and Beagle Rescue of the Heartland (BBRH)  www.bassetandbeagle.org bbrh@bassetandbeagle.org
Belgian Sheepdog  
Barb Clauson  785-842-6884
Belgian Malinois  Barb Clauson  785-842-6884
Bloodhound  Doris Coleman  816-356-9868
Borzoi (Russian Wolfhound)  Dawn Kelley 913-677-3296
Border Collie  Mo-Kan Border Collie Rescue,www.mokanbcrescue.org  bcrescue@mokanbrescue.org
Boston Terrier  Donna Ronan  816-560-5327 
www.adoptaboston.com  jus4dg@kc.rr.com
Bouvier  
We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.
Boxer  Mo-Kan Boxer Rescue  785-979-2679 www.midwestboxerrescues.com  Joyce Peckhammokanboxerrescue@yahoo.com
Brittany   American Brittany Rescue—Midwest Region 
www.americanbrittanyrescue.org
Bulldog (French)  Charlotte Kreely 617-742-9300 www.frenchbulldoglastchance.org  fblcrescue@gmail.com
Bulldog (English)  Mid-America Bully Breed Rescue (MABBR) 
www.mabb.org
Bull Mastiff  Izetta Wright  913-533-2413

Chihuahua   LL Dog Rescue  816-926-0242  www.lldogrescue.org  lldogrescue@yahoo.com
Clumber Spaniel  Judy Rickey  913-724-1054
Chow Chow  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.  
Collie  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.

Daschund  LL Dog Rescue  816-926-0242  www.lldogrescue.org  lldogrescue@yahoo.com
Dalmation  
Janice Boyanchek 314-842-8958
Dalmation  Shirley Allen  816-444-1820

Doberman  Janice Thom  KC Doberman Rescue  816-505-2275

Elkhound  Renee Schmidt 913-856-3886  *no rescues, referrals only
English Springer Spaniel  English Springer Rescue America – Midwest Region  816-803-8962 http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/MO231.html msamuel@arrowtruck.com 
English Setter  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.   

German Shepherd       Ann Mackey  816-363-0121     Fred Fosnacht  fosnacht@me.com        mogsrescue.rescuegroups.org
German Shorthaired Pointer  MAK GSP Rescue  (MO, AR, KS)       www.makrescue.org
German Wirehaired Pointer  Mary Murray  www.gwprescue.com     
Golden Retriever  Golden Rescue Group  816-228-2458
Golden Retriever  www.goldenrecovery.org  Pat Campbell  816-220-2983  or  816-228-1458  pcampbelll@goldenrecovery.org
Gordon Setter  Missouri Valley Gordon Setter Club Rescue http://mvgsc.net/index.html  Charlotte Kerr:ckerr003@centurytel.net or Sue Hawkins:  
Great Dane  Janet Quick  816-589-1946
Great Pyrenees Jane Signorelli  816-361-9262
Greyhound  (R.E.G.A.P.)  Bill & Cher Oliver  816-763-3333
Greyhound Support in Kansas City   3900 N. 99th Street , Kansas City , KS 66109
      Kate 913-334-1678  kate@greyhoundsupport.org  www.greyhoundsupport.org

Irish Wolfhound  Sue or Bev Stobart  816-540-4842

Jack Russell Terrier  Jerry Waelterman  jkrusel@blackburnjacks.com  573-484-0030 

Keeshond  Jennifer:  jkisser@kcstar.com  www.keeshondlovers.com  Judy:  jahintzie@sunflower.com  

Lab Rescue  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.
Lhasa Apso  LL Dog Rescue  816-926-0242  www.lldogrescue.org   lldogrescue@yahoo.com

Mastiff  Great Plains Mastiff Rescue (GPMR)  www.greatplainsmastiffrescue.org
Miniature Pinscher    lldogrescue@yahoo.com

Newfoundland   We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.

Papillion  Micra 913-381-3272
Pitbull  MO Pitbull Rescue         mpr@pitbullinfo.net     www.mprgroup.net
Pointer  (German Short Hair)  Midwest Pointer and Weimaraner Rescue (Midwest PAWS)  www.midwestpaws.org
Pomeranian  Judy Hill 913-441-0581
Poodle, Toy  LL Dog Rescue  816-926-0242    lldogrescue@yahoo.com     www.lldogrescue.org 
Poodle, Standard  Melissa Bass  1-636-366-4417
Pug  Midwest Pug Rescue      luvforpugs@aol.com     www.midwestpugrescue.com

Rat Terriers Steve & Ceci Giacoma www.americanratterrier.com  info@americanratterrier.com
Rhodesian Ridgeback www.ridgebackrescue.org  Lacy Rawlings  913-645-7856
Rottweiler  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.    

Saint Bernard Marci Renick  573-259-4485 sdcsaintbernardrescue@gmail.com
Schnauzer  Miniature Schnauzer Rescue of Illinois and the Midwest  www.schnauzerrescue.com
Scottie  Vicki Frazier vlfrazier@sbcglobal.net  314-383-5778 www.stlouisscottierescue.com
Sharpei  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.
Sheepdog  Joan Long 913-385-0362
Sheltie  Kansas City Sheltie Rescue, P.O. Box 57 , Mission , KS 66201        www.kcsheltierescue.org   kcsheltierescue@yahoo.com  913-384-0366
Shih tzu  Furever Shih Tzu Rescue  Davida Cohen  SteveC1915@aol.com
Silky Terrier  Mary Estrin  816-942-2427
Spitz  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.
Springer Spaniel (see English Springer)  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.

Vizsla Rescue  Meghan Tallman  816-756-1849     www.showmevizsla.homestead.com

Weimaraner  Laura Roehich  913-385-0815
Welsh Terrier  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.
West Highland Terrier  Westie Rescue of Missouri   www.westierescueofmissouri.com
Whippet  Whippet Rescue and Placement (WRAP)  www.whippet-rescue.com  Libby Rice  (KCMO area)  816- 510-2260 wipits@sbcglobal.net

Yorkshire Terrier  Sue Carey  913-772-8701

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Other:

Bird   Micra  913-381-3272
Bird   Julie Burge, DVM  816-356-4700
Duck  Sandy Leonard  913-706-0411
Farm (ducks, goats, chickens, etc.)  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.
Ferret  Kansas City Ferret Hotline Association and Rescue  816-569-3472  www.ferrethotline.com
Guinea Pig  We do not have a current listing.  If you know of a contact in the area, please let us know.
Hamster Rescue  House Rabbit Society  816-356-3900
Rabbit Rescue  House Rabbit Society  816-356-3900
Rat Rescue  Rat & Mouse Rescue of KCMO www.theartfulstorm.webs.com


Wild Animals

    Operation Wildlife of KS & MO  www.owl-online.org  913-631-6566
    Lakeside Nature Center (KCMO)  816-513-8960