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Hey there! I hope you will consider me, Nelly, as a new member of your family. If you have a minute, I can share a little bit about myself so we can see if I will be a good fit in your home… I am around 9 years young. Kitties like me can live until well …

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The Scoop on Poop

It is that time of year again for your pet’s annual examination.  You call your veterinarian’s office to schedule an appointment.  At the end of the conversation, the receptionist asks you to bring a “fecal sample.”  What is our obsession with the stuff?  The answer may be more important than you know… According to the …

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Take Your Dog to Work Day

By: Megan Doolittle, Great Plains SPCA Intern Don’t forget your pooch as you head out the door this Friday because June 24th is Take Your Dog to Work Day! We’re beyond lucky here at Great Plains SPCA to spend every day working amongst our furry friends, and we’re firm believers that work is even better with …

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Kitten Shower 2016

We’re throwing a Kitten Shower! The number of kittens in need in the KC Metro is growing rapidly this time of year and we have over 300 in foster homes in addition to the hundreds currently calling our Merriam and Independence Campuses home. Join us June 18th at Great Plains SPCA’s Merriam Pet Adoption Center for …

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