These orphans are available for adoption through the Regional Animal Shelter, 21001 E. Missouri 78, Independence; 816-621-7722.

Kelso is a tan American cocker spaniel who has been neutered. He was rescued by a good Samaritan and loves to play and loves belly rubs. He is 13 years old and has ID 213111.

Longfellow is a black and tan miniature wire-haired dachshund who has been neutered. He enjoys taking walks on his leash, likes other dogs, and is very friendly and sweet. He is 1 year old and has ID


Alabaster is a black and orange domestic short-hair who has been spayed and declawed. She is 6 years old and has ID 215836.

Ferb is an orange domestic long-hair who has been neutered but not declawed. He is 4 months old and has ID 216572.


The following animals are available for adoption at the Regional Animal Shelter, 21001 E. Missouri 78. Call 621-7722 or visit . If you have an animal control problem, call 325-7205.


Alfrey, male shepherd mix, 7 years.

Apache, male Great Pyrenees/retriever, 2 years.

Augie, male retriever/Labrador mix, 9 years.

Bo, male retriever/Labrador mix, 4 years.

Brownie, male terrier mix, 1 year.

Calamity Jane, female Chihuahua, 6 years.

Hannah, female terrier mix, 6 years.

Harper, female terrier mix, 6 months.

Katie, female shepherd mix, 8 months.

Mona, female shepherd mix, 3 years.

Roger, male Labrador retriever, 2 years.



Autumn, Harper, Paprika, Rainbow, Shadow, Tesla, females, 1 year.

Bobbie, Kitty, Mimsy, Saphy, females, 6 years.

Charley, female short-hair, 7 years.

Darwin, Einstein, males, 2 months.

Diego, Digby, males, 1 year.

Eclipse, Lackie, females, 3 years.

Emery, female short-hair, 8 months.

Ivy, Lilac, females, 4 months.

Jeanie, Katy, females, 5 months.

Jinx, male short-hair, 10 months.

Lexx, male short-hair, 5 months.