Protective Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)

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Rumor is an adorable 2 to 3 year old Boxer mix. We know she's a Boxer mix because we also had her mother Demi who is a Boxer. Mom has been adopted now and we aren't sure who dad was although we suspect he was a cattle dog mix of some kind based on those crazy ears and her body build. .   Rumor is just as sweet as she can be. She has never met a stranger. She and her mom Demi were seized in the field for neglect by animal control and both were in rough shape when they arrived.

Rumor gets along well with most large dogs but can be selective about who she wants to play with. She does seem cautious and nervous around small dogs so she'd do best in a home with no other dogs or larger dogs only.

She is a sweet, affectionate energetic dog that is just waiting for her forever home!

If you are interested in Rumor, please complete our online adoption application or contact us.


We do require a completed application prior to setting an appointment to meet our pets. Our online application can be found above or at We are located at 7833 Wornall in Kansas City Missouri inside the A Dog's Fun Playce facility.

Who We Are

We are a 501(c)3 non profit organization determined to work for the benefit of animals in need. Whether it be helping to find new homes for our adoptable friends or working in connection with local and City agency's to investegate cases of cruelty and neglect. We have a large facility and staff that is able to handle a wide variety of these types of issues as well as working with animals with behavioral, socialization, or training issues.

Adopting a friend

All dogs adopted from PAWS will be current on their vaccinations, spayed or neutered and microchiped prior to their release.

Come Visit Us!

We are housed inside of A Dog's Fun Playce located just north of 79th Street on Wornall Road. We are open 7 days a week. Hours of operation are 7am to 6pm Mon-Fri, 9am to 5pm Sat and 1pm to 3pm Sunday. Our dogs are available to meet you by appointment after completing our online application.

Protective Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)
7833 Wornall

Kansas City, MO 64114
Phone: 816-361-7829

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