Rabbits can make good pets in Kansas if they match your IifestyIe. Rabbits are adorable, soft animals that make popular pets for children. While a rabbit can make a good pet for a child, keep in mind that to be healthy a rabbit requires a quiet, calm living environment. Please only adopt a rabbit if you feel you can create a safe and quiet space for the rabbit in your home. Rabbits can be housetrained to live inside, out of a cage, which dramatically increases their life spans. Rabbits can live as long as a dog or a cat, and unfortunately some people do not approach the decision to get a rabbit with the same seriousness or commitment they might have about getting a dog. Meanwhile, breeders may separate young rabbits from their mothers too early, which damages their immune systems, and pet stores might provide very little information about proper care and nutrition. As a result, countless rabbits die within weeks of being bought. Others are never spayed or neutered, resulting in unanticipated family additions and a major overpopulation problem. Sadly, the majority of these sweet pets are eventually euthanized. Rescue shelters that accept rabbits are often overflowing. If you are planning to bring home a pet rabbit, please adopt!
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Kansas Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)
Franklin County - Ottawa, KS 66067
Bea Martin Peck Animal Shelter 785-242-2967
Wyandotte County - Kansas City, Kansas 66104
Humane Society of Greater Kansas City 913-596-1000
Johnson County - Merriam 66202
No More Homeless Pets Kansas City 816-333-PETS
Johnson County - Mission, Kansas 66202
The Pet Connection Spay/Neuter Clinic 913-671-PETS
Shawnee County - Topeka 66667
Critter Care of Topeka 785-478-9985
Crawford County - Pittsburg, KS 66762
Pawprints on the Heartland 877-887-7729
If you find any of the above spay/neuter information is incorrect,
or if you know another low-cost clinic to recommend, please
call Rescue Me! at 1-800-800-2099 with this information.