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Tito’s Vodka for Dogs

Tito’s Handmade Vodka is for Dogs! Tito’s Handmade Vodka is helping shelters all across the country, and Great Plains SPCA’s pets are incredibly lucky to have their support, too! Right now we are proud to partner with Tito’s during our “SOS: Support our Shelter” Campaign, donating $7,500 on the first day when every dollar was …

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Help Save Lucky

Last night, Lucky was brought to our Independence Campus with gunshot wounds to his face and body. Lucky was abandoned in a home with another dog for quite some time – the floors were covered in feces and they’d eaten through several doors trying to find a way out. To escape, they broke through a …

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Fernando & Andie

By: Heather Purdy (Foster Mom) Animal Control brought Fernando into Great Plains SPCA’s Veterinary Care Center in July after he had sustained a very bad injury. Due to his injuries and assuming he was feral, his prognosis was poor. Upon evaluation, our team discovered that he was anything but feral and he quickly won the hearts …

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Larry the Lion

NOTE: We love how much our volunteers invest in our shelter pets – both big and small. This post, written by volunteer Mary R. Dobbins, tells the story of one particular shelter kitty who may not have made it without her love and care. During the first week of September 2015, I went into the …

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Clint Bowyer Sweepstakes

Clint Bowyer is a proud Kansas native and professional race car driver of the No. 15 Toyota Camry. Clint heard about the Crisis Crossroads at Great Plains SPCA and wanted to help! Because he’s also a devoted pet owner and will be racing in Kansas City, Clint offered an opportunity for a lucky fan to …

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A Note from our Top Dog

Great Plains SPCA is at a CRISIS CROSSROADS. There is an illusion about Great Plains SPCA that because of our nice facilities, we may not need the support that other agencies do. The fact is we need help the most – no other agency is doing what we do at Great Plains SPCA by serving …

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