Conveniently located in south Kansas City, our newly expanded campus sits on more than 50 beautiful acres. Featuring a Pet Adoption center, Animal Rescue facility, Bark Park, Behavior & Training facility, Education Center, Veterinary Clinic for shelter animals, and Pet Memorial Services, Wayside Waifs is more than 70,000 square feet in size.
3901 Martha Truman Road
Kansas City, MO 64137
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- Monday: Closed
- Tuesday – Friday: 11am – 7pm
- Saturday – Sunday: 10am – 5pm
- Learn more and get started here.
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- Saturday – Monday: 9am – 5pm
- Tuesday – Friday: 9am – 7pm
- The state of Missouri requires all animals to have a current rabies vaccination. If you do not have a current rabies certificate we are able to vaccinate your pet for a $15 fee during your reclaim appointment. We are only able to provide rabies vaccinations Monday & Saturday: 9am-5pm Please note: because we do not have a veterinarian on duty on Sundays, we are NOT ABLE to vaccinate your pet on this day.
- To learn more about our Lost/Found pets click here.
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- Monday – Friday 10am – 5pm
- Saturday Closed
- Sunday Closed
Animal Surrender Hours:
By appointment only. Please call 816-986-4404 to make an appointment.
Learn more about our Animal Surrender process and options.
Wayside Waifs is closed the following holidays:
- New Years Day
- Memorial Day
- July 4th
- Labor Day
- Thanksgiving Day
- Christmas Eve – Close early
- Christmas Day
- New Years Eve – Close at 5 p.m.
ADOPTION HOURS: Monday: Closed
Tuesday - Friday: 11am-7pm
Saturday - Sunday: 10am-5pm
3901 Martha Truman Road, Kansas City, MO 64137