Wichita rescue warns dog owners of sharp increase in parvo cases

September 25, 2019 |

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.

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Approximately 30 dogs rescued from alleged cruelty situation in Kingman County, Kansas

September 04, 2019 |

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.

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Animals Rescued from Hoarding Situation Need Adopted

June 13, 2019 |

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.

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Woman’s Heart and Kennels Full with Four Legged Friends

June 01, 2019 | Oklahoma's News 4

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.

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Reward being offered for information on gruesome abuse of puppy

September 23, 2018 |

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. 

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Reward being offered for information on gruesome abuse of puppy

September 23, 2018 |

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.

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Wichita Animal Shelter experiences overflow of animals, needs adopters

September 13, 2018 |

The Wichita Animal Shelter has put out a plea for animal adopters or fosters.

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WPD officer’s work in animal cruelty investigations has already led to felony cases

September 07, 2018 |

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.

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WPD: Possible parvo outbreak delays Wichita Animal Shelter opening

August 23, 2018 |

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) Employees at the Wichita Animal Shelter spent Thursday cleaning after a possible outbreak of a contagious disease.

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Abused dog in need of funds, foster home

July 16, 2018 |

ANDOVER, Kan. (KAKE) - Miller is recovering, patiently waiting for his prosthetic leg to arrive, and needs a foster home.

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Kittens trapped in oil refinery tank survived

July 15, 2018 |

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - It was the loud shriek of three tiny kittens that helped one local animal rescue group save their lives.

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WPD officer with animal abuse training to lead cruelty investigations

July 11, 2018 |

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) - Taking action! Wichita Animal Control is developing a new process to investigate abuse cases.

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Watching Terrified Shelter Pup Exit Her Cage for the Last Time and Escape Death Row Will Make Your Day

June 28, 2018 |

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!

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Bill to bring back greyhound racing, slot machines falls short

April 28, 2018 |

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.

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Puppy found dumped by the side of the road with her mouth and eyes SUPER GLUED shut in sickening act of animal cruelty

March 05, 2018 |

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.

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Beauties and Beasts Rescue: Dog in need of forever home

February 25, 2018 |

Pearl, our calendar cover girl, is looking for her forever home.

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Special recognition goes out to Beauties and Beasts very own Randi Carter

February 16, 2018

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.

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Firefighters rescue injured cat from ice on the Arkansas River

February 08, 2018 |

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.

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Interview: Beauties and Beasts Animal Rescue Benefit for New Building

July 22, 2017 | KAKE

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.

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Major changes could be coming for Wichita Animal Shelter

May 26, 2017 |

 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.

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