The Kansas Humane Society is excited to announce the upcoming Melissa Thomas Memorial Microchip Clinic. Melissa was a loyal employee at KHS who dedicated 15 years to helping animals at the shelter. She passed away unexpectedly in 2016 from a brain aneurysm. Because of her love and dedication to KHS shelter animals, an anonymous donor and 24 Petwatch have offered to help KHS host this free clinic in memory and honor of Melissa. KHS chose to host the free clinic on Melissa’s birthday, April 23.
KHS will microchip 55 animals, dogs or cats, free of charge. No event registration is necessary. The event will be first come, first serve until supplies run out. You must meet certain requirements to qualify for the event. Only one animal per household, please. *All cats MUST be in a carrier. All dogs MUST be on a leash and collar.
Date: Sunday, April 23, 2017
Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Kansas Humane Society Learning Center, 3313 N. Hillside
Cost: It's free!
YOU CAN QUALIFY IF YOU...
- Have a household income of $40,000 or less. Proof of income is required (previous year's tax return, social security disability, Medicaid, KanCare, or unemployment benefits)
- Are active or retired military personnel. Military ID required.
The event is being sponsored by 24 PetWatch and an anonymous donor to KHS. Thank you!
MAKE YOUR MONEY GO TWICE AS FAR DURING THE APRIL MATCH!
The April Match is underway now at the Kansas Humane Society! Donate NOW!
The KHS Board of Directors have offered to match, dollar for dollar, any gift you send up to $45,000! That means if you give $50, KHS receives $100. The Match will only be offered for a limited time, so please take this opportunity to provide twice the love and care for the homeless and neglected animals who come through our doors.
Last year, you donated more funds than ever before during the April Match. You helped raise an amazing $143,242! Let's do even better this year. To donate now and have your money doubled, please CLICK HERE.
Have a barking good time at Dog-N-Jog hosted by Indian Hills Animal Clinic!
Hosted at Sedgwick County Park, the 7th annual Dog-N-Jog is the only race in Wichita where runners can compete with or without their canine friends. Sign the family up, have a blast, and support a good cause as proceeds benefit the Kansas Humane Society.
- Race Day Schedule:
- 7:30 am: Registration and Packet Pick-up
- 8:00 am: 5k Race Begins
- 9:10 am: 5k Race awards ceremony
- 9:30 am: 1.5 mile race begins