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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
816-761-8151

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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
  • Easter
  • Memorial Day
  • July 4th
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Christmas Eve – Close early
  • Christmas Day
  • New Years Eve – Close at 5 p.m.

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ADOPTION HOURS: Monday: Closed
Tuesday - Friday: 11am-7pm
Saturday - Sunday: 10am-5pm

3901 Martha Truman Road, Kansas City, MO 64137
816-761-8151