Kansas Humane Society of Wichita

3313 N. Hillside, Wichita KS 67219

(316) 524-9196


Our Pet List

Our Hours

We're open 11 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Monday - Saturday and 1 - 5 p.m. Sunday. Open late Fridays to 8 p.m. for adoptions. CST

Adopting a friend

Thank you for your interest in adopting a Kansas Humane Society pet. In order to adopt, you must be 18 years of age or older (or accompanied by an adult), have a current picture ID, and be able and willing to spend the time and money necessary to provide training, medical treatment, and proper care for you pet. Included in your Kansas Humane Society pet adoption is over $250 veterinary and retail services including:
  • Spay or Neuter Surgery with Tattoo
  • Microchip
  • Complete Physical Exam
  • Bordatella Vaccination (dogs 5 months and older)
  • Heartworm Test (dogs 6 months and older)
  • Fecal Evaluation (dogs under 5 months)
  • DA2PP Vaccination (dogs under 1 year)
  • Feline Leukemia Test (cats 4 months and older)
  • FVRCP Vaccination (cats under 1 year)
  • Ear Mite Treatment (cats only)
  • Dewormer
  • Nail Trim
  • FREE Sample Bag of Science Diet

  • Help Save Lives! Become a Foster Parent

  • To Volunteer as a Foster Parent Call (316) 220-8713 or e-mail pmeyers@kshumane.org

  • Benefits of fostering include:
  • Helping a homeless pet
  • Trying out a potential adoption
  • Giving other foster families a break

  • What is a Foster Parent?

    A volunteer foster parent assists in the rehabilitation of an animal by providing in home care.The goal of the Foster Parent Volunteer is to help animals outside of the shelter environment who are underage, sick, injured, or unsocialized so that they may become healthy, adoptable animals. Foster parents provide a clean, safe, loving environment for the animals in their homes.

    Our goal is to care for as many pets as possible in order to make them available for adoption. With the help of our dedicated volunteers, we're able to save thousands of lives every year.

    What You Will Do
  • Care for a pet in your home until the pet is ready for adoption.
  • Provide basic care for animals in your home. Basic care may include but is not limited to: feeding, socializing, exercising, grooming, medicating, and cleaning holding areas within your home.
  • Transport foster animals to and from surgical appointments and other veterinary appointments as scheduled.
  • Ability to keep pets and foster animals in separate living quarters when necessary.

  • How Much Does It Cost?

    The Kansas Humane Society will give you all of the supplies needed to care for foster animals. This includes food, litter, and medical care.


    Completion of the Kansas Humane Society Foster Care Orientation and complete a license application for the Kansas Animal Health Department ($10 fee/year).

    All Foster Care Volunteers must fill out a volunteer application and sign appropriate consents and statements.

    Additional training will be provided by the Foster Care Coordinator.

    Minumum Age to Volunteer

    18 for the Foster Parent; Families may assist

    Kansas Humane Society of Wichita
    3313 N. Hillside
    Wichita, KS 67219
    Phone: (316) 524-9196
    Email: adoptions#1@kshumane.org
    Click here for a list of pets at this shelter

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