April 21, 2016


He is so happy. Currently sleeping on the couch! 💞
The letter the handler wrote is beautiful! Thank him for us. We will treat Zar' well. ❤️

March 26, 2016


Hopefully the pictures come though. I just wanted to let you know that he is doing great. He is a wonderful little boy & roxie loves her new brother & the kids love him. Thank you very much for letting us be his forever home.
We are happy & greatful

March 24, 2016

Happy Birthday Chandler

Chandler turns one today and I've been so thankful every day that he came into my life! He loves to go for walks, play fetch with his toys, and chew on bones. When he's not playing he's cuddled up on my lap. He adores people and thinks he has to be in the middle of everything that's going on, but no one minds. This little bundle of joy keeps me laughing all day long. Thank you all for rescuing him, training him, and loving on him!!!

May 09, 2015

Betty Beagle is a perfect girl!

"Hello all! Just a quick note to let you know how much my family adores our Betty Beagle. We reached out to possibly adopt another dog but through your care and tireless efforts you matched us with the perfect girl. She is just right for our busy home with young kids. Her tender heart and sweet nature (and relentless pursuit of squirrels...don't let that angel face fool you) has us all smitten. I refer potential adopters to you all continually; much love for the cherished family member and also gratitude and warm regards to your trainers who work so hard and then turn their charges over every Saturday."

April 27, 2015

Mr. Buttons

Dear Brett: I found your email address and wanted to share some beautiful memories and pics of my loved little one. The second picture is him opening his Christmas stocking this recent Christmas! He is inquisitive, energetic and loves long walks, Barking at anyone who shows up at my front door and visiting with the neighborhood dogs when he is taking me for a walk. He is indeed loved and cherished and has found a forever home. Thank you for helping me choose a good one. On the day that I adopted him, you said to me, "just hold him". He was given my heart at that time and remember you even told me that he has a black spot on his side that is in the shape of a heart. The good Lord must have picked him out as he is the gentlest natured dog that I have ever had. Hope this email finds you. Feel like emailing back if you choose. Blessings to you Brett.

His previous name was Spooky that I felt had negative connotations as that reflected fear and scary things. So I renamed him "Mr. Buttons" as he is as cute as a button. He knows it also. He still plays with his Santa Claus toy as it is one of his favorites. He is truly a joy to be with and always a perfect gentleman. His only vice is that he is selfish with his toys but loves to run after them when I throw them for him to chase. Best of all to you giving back loving companion animals to families like me.

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Safe Harbor holds dog adoptions on most Saturdays at Shawnee Mission and Lackman Road, 15200 Lackman Road, Shawnee, Kansas from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


*****Our dogs can also be seen at
safeharborks.petfinder.com *****

**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,


especially Nylabone Chew Toys,
and Kong toys,

Box Fans,

Fans that attach to crate doors for transporting,

D-Cell Batteries for the crate door fans when transporting dogs,

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*