Wayside Waifs is a non-profit organization committed to finding homes for all adoptable pets. Wayside is the largest pet adoption campus in Kansas City, in 2019 Wayside adopted more than 5,800 animals in loving forever homes. Wayside Waifs partners with more than 62 shelters, animal welfare, and law enforcement agencies to save thousands of animals from dire situations such as hoarding cases or puppy mills. Along with rescuing animals in our community, Wayside’s FEMA certified Animal Rescue & Response Team regularly partners with the ASPCA to provide support and medical care for animals in times of natural disasters, hoarding, and dogfighting ring seizures.
With over 80 years of experience preparing pets and people for the bond of their lives, Wayside Waifs is proud to be a part of Kansas City’s no kill community.