At the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, pet adoptions soared. Shelters across the nation celebrated rows of empty kennels as people clamored to bring a pet into their life.
But those joyous days are over. Today, shelters and rescue organizations are drowning in surrendered pets and adoptions are down. Things are so bad that many agencies have halted all intakes.
WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - After more than a two and a half months stay at Colorado State University’s animal hospital, a dog found chained in a south Wichita yard in late October returned home Sunday.
WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - An animal rescue group in Wichita is calling one dog’s journey from being chained outside a home for weeks one of the worse cases of animal abuse and neglect it has ever seen.
WICHITA, Kan. A Wichita rescue group has a warning for dog owners, or anyone looking to get a puppy.
Beauties and Beasts, Inc. reports over the past month, seeing an increase in the number of parvo cases. The virus can be deadly and usually affects puppies.
Kingman County, Kansas -- The Humane Society of the United States is assisting the Kingman County Sheriff’s Office in removing approximately 30 dogs, two cats, a horse and two burros from an alleged cruelty situation in Kingman County, Kansas. Beauties and Beasts, Kansas Horse Education Advocacy Resource Team, and Kingman Humane Society are also providing assistance at the scene.
Several rescue groups in Wichita took in animals taken from an animal hoarding situation in Bel Aire Monday.
Beauties and Beasts is caring for 10 cats and 10 dogs.
Thank you, Heather, for all you do.
CLINTON, Okla. - Heather Estrada doesn`t need a thank you. She does what she does because her heart's big enough to care for stray cats and dogs when other people won`t.
A Wichita animal rescue is asking for your help in finding the person or people responsible for the abuse of a young puppy.
Beauties and Beasts, Inc., a Wichita animal rescue, posted images of the puppy on their Facebook page Saturday night.
The Beauties and Beasts animal rescue group is offering a $1,000 reward for information that will lead to an arrest on the case of a puppy that was found with one ear cut off.
The Wichita Animal Shelter has put out a plea for animal adopters or fosters.
Wichita law enforcement is stepping up their animal abuse investigations. About two months ago, we told you about the officer leading cases, but now, we can report that some of the suspects, have been charged.
WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) Employees at the Wichita Animal Shelter spent Thursday cleaning after a possible outbreak of a contagious disease.
ANDOVER, Kan. (KAKE) - Miller is recovering, patiently waiting for his prosthetic leg to arrive, and needs a foster home.
WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - It was the loud shriek of three tiny kittens that helped one local animal rescue group save their lives.
WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - Taking action! Wichita Animal Control is developing a new process to investigate abuse cases.
Watching Terrified Shelter Pup Exit Her Cage for the Last Time and Escape Death Row Will Make Your DayJune 28, 2018 | OneGreenPlanet.org
Watching this recent video posted on the Beauties and Beasts Inc. Facebook page will not only make you smile but also break your heart at the same time. This sweet dog is named Baya, and you can clearly see the fear in her eyes and throughout her entire body. It almost seems like she believes she is headed to be euthanized, but in fact, it is just the opposite!
TOPEKA, Kan. A bill that failed on the Senate floor Friday would have adjusted taxes in the Lottery Act and paved the way to bring back horse and greyhound racing in Kansas.
Puppy found dumped by the side of the road with her mouth and eyes SUPER GLUED shut in sickening act of animal crueltyMarch 05, 2018 | DailyMail.com
Beauties and Beasts Inc, an animal shelter in Kansas, posted photos on Facebook of the eight-month-old Jack Russell/Parson Terrier saying she was found lying on the side of the road with her eyes and mouth super glued shut.
Pearl, our calendar cover girl, is looking for her forever home.
Randi Carter received an award from the Humane Society of the United States for her work on the Puppy Mills Campaign. We are so proud of you, Randi! Thank you to HSUS Senior Director, Midge Grinstead for coming out to present this award to Randi.
The black cat was out on the ice on the Arkansas River in downtown Wichita on Thursday afternoon, and it wasn’t moving.
A motorist spotted the cat shortly after 4 p.m. and, concerned, called 911. An animal control team arrived on the scene and contacted the Wichita Fire Department, which alerted the water rescue team.
The Beauties and Beasts has rescued hundreds of animals. Now, the rescue group is hoping to expand on that with its first home. Today, Beauties and Beasts is hosting a benefit to let people tour its new facility.
A local rescue says a severely hurt dog, could've been better cared for while at the city's animal shelter. While looking into how injured animals get treatment, Eyewitness News found out major changes could be coming for the Wichita Animal Shelter.