Find Bourbon County Kansas animal shelters, puppy dog and cat shelters, pet adoption centers, dog pounds, and humane societies. Animal shelters provide information on adopting dogs, cats, and pets, animal care and rescue, and animal control.
Arma Animal Shelter PO Box 829 Arma KS 66712 23.1 miles from Bourbon County
American Pet Savers - International Pet Owners Club PO Box 2002 Pittsburg KS 66762 31.6 miles from Bourbon County 620-231-5001
Pawprints On the Heartland 502 West Euclid Street Pittsburg KS 66762 31.9 miles from Bourbon County
Chanute Humane Society PO Box 255 Chanute KS 66720 35.7 miles from Bourbon County
Some animals are brought to shelters by owners who cannot care for them. Others are rescued from abuse or neglect. Stray or lost animals may be brought to shelters by the general public or animal control agencies.Do Animal Shelters euthanize unwanted or hard-to-adopt animals?
Some shelters have a firm no-kill policy and will strive to find homes for every animal they receive. Due to limited space and resources, other shelters may have to euthanize certain animals that are less suitable for adoption because of health or behavioral issues. Animal control agencies may euthanize animals that have not been adopted within a certain timeframe or animals that have shown aggression.Can anyone adopt a pet from an Animal Shelter?
Generally, any member of the public may adopt a pet from an Animal Shelter. Some Animal Shelters will first screen or interview an individual in order to assess their suitability as a pet owner.