April 02, 2014

Yay for Hudy!

"We adopted Hudy--a year old dachshund/terrier mix (we think!) 10 months ago. He was so scared when we picked him up, but even on the ride home, I believe he realized the person holding him was going to love the heck out of him. He has become such a great part of our family, and is just the perfect size and temperament. And ironically, Hudy probably loves my husband the most---yes the "we don't need another dog" husband. They are now fast pals. So this is just a belated thank you for your amazing program, for the professional way in which our adoption process was handled, and most of all, for sending Hudy to us."

January 24, 2014

Wiley...has brought nothing but pure joy to our home.

In August of 2013, we adopted a dog from the Moore Oklahoma tragedy through the Safe Harbor Program.
We had recently put our dog down due to health reasons and we’re undecided about getting another dog so soon.
However, when we met Wiley it was a fit!! Such a sweet nature about him and he was such a loving animal, we just had to have him.
Since that very first day, he has brought nothing but pure joy to our home. Wiley is young and very energetic and needs a lot to keep
him occupied. It’s like have a little kid in the house all over again. Squeaky toys and half chewed up bones are
everywhere in the yard!!!! Not to mention all the running back and forth that goes on in the evening when we
are trying to settle in for the night. But you know what……he is soo worth every minute. He is the perfect fit!!!
We are so pleased with the whole experience from introduction to adoption.
Highly recommend the program to our friends who are looking for a new addition to fill their lives.
Thank you Safe Harbor for filling our home with toys, joys and laughter once again.

January 15, 2014

Just wanted to let you know how happy we are that we adopted Athena!

Just wanted to let you know how happy we are that we adopted Athena! We welcomed her into our home just a few days before Christmas and what a great present she was to us. She has adjusted so well to us. Our other pets are getting used to her. She is so well behaved. She even thinks that she is a lap dog!!!

January 09, 2014

Mowgli and I wanted to wish everyone a Happy New Year

My pal Mowgli and I wanted to wish everyone a Happy New Year and let you know that we are loving life!! Now that Winter has set in, our outdoor time is at a minimum, but as you can see, we have other ways to pass time. Yes, Mr Mowgli LOVES to watch movies!!! We spend a little bit of time on the treadmill but we would much rather be stretched out on the couch eating popcorn and renting movies!!!
I just wanted to thank you again for giving us the opportunity to be together. We couldn't be happier!!!! I hope all is well with you and all of our friends at Safe Harbor.

December 20, 2013

Marla...is doing fantastic.

We adopted Marla back in April, she was about 7 months old. We've had her nearly 9 months now and she is doing fantastic. She is very well-behaved, extremely devoted and loyal and immediately wins over absolutely everyone she meets. When we have company our friends always comment on how sweet she is. She actually has better behavior for company than she does with us -- I think she realizes by this point that she can get away with a little more with us.

She needs a lot of exercise which is good because it forces us to be active. She goes to the dog park several times a week and she has made several friends there that she loves to run around and wrestle with. She is an extremely fast runner and I think she might have some greyhound or whippet because she can outrun nearly every dog at the park. She's in good shape and very healthy (we splurge on the good dog food).

The only ones who aren't thrilled are the cats, but everyone seems to have reached an understanding so there is relative peace in the house.

Thanks again for the work that you do and please pass along to anyone who helped raise Marla that she is very loved and is doing extremely well.

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Please join us at PetSmart on Saturday, July 26 at Shawnee Mission Parkway and Lackman Rd. (15200 Shawnee Mission Pkwy) from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

The following dogs were adopted at PetSmart on Saturday:



**We are always in need of supplies!!

Here is our WISH LIST:

Martingale Training Collars,
Leashes (retractable or 4 foot nylon)

Soft Training Treats,
Heartworm Preventive,

Nylabone Chew Toys,
Box Fans,
Fans that attach to crate doors for transporting,
Bedding (towels, sheets, wash cloths, blankets, etc.)

*Donations are tax deductible as applicable by law and can be brought to us at an event or mailed to us at:

Safe Harbor Prison Dogs,
P.O. Box 536, Bonner Springs, KS 66012*