Wet Nose News Magazine – December

The Wet Nose News magazine is chock full of animal stories, happy adoptions, fun games/contests, and other going-ons at the shelter. This month’s issue features a great story about a Lawrence legend, a brand-new behavioral column, and year-end CPR updates.

Adoption Story: Dude

Previous Next “I wanted to give a 1 month adoption update on Zuko, formerly Dude. Zuko has settled in well to his new home. He has been perfectly potty trained since day 1 and trustworthy with free roam in the house. He loves his new doggy brother and sister, as well as his 2 kitty […]

Adoption Story: Karma

“Our previous dog, Kira, was also adopted at LHS. She passed away in May, a couple months after COVID started. We were so sad, and there were so many other things to grieve like not being able to see family and not having a commencement after I finished graduate school. We thought we’d wait awhile […]

Adoption Story: Tundra

Tundra has been a Lawrence Humane resident for several months. This lovely couple had been fostering Tundra off and on during that time. Each time they talked about possibly adopting him, they would receive a phone call about a potential adopter and take Tundra up to the shelter for a meet. The first meeting with […]

Adoption Story: Tom

“Just wanted to drop you a note and let you know how much our family is enjoying Tom. He has adapted wonderfully. He loves holding a tennis ball while getting belly rubs, giving kisses and using his new brother, Gus, as a pillow. He has been great for Gus. Gus was lonely after our other […]

Adoption Story: Marla

My name is MacKenzie and I adopted Marla a little over a year ago now from LHS. I was told I was her fourth adopter but her first forever home. She is my best friend and the smartest dog I have ever met. We conducted a DNA test and we’ve learned that she is a […]

Adoption Story: Zeke

“A little over a month ago our senior tripod husky passed away and it was pretty tough to deal with. Maybe a week or so after that happened, I got a message about a husky at Lawrence Humane who was ALSO a tripod. I knew the timing was too coincidental and decided we had to […]

Still Adjusting to Your New Pet? Try the 3-by-3 Rule!

Adapting to a new pet can take some time! Here are a few tips we have for helping with this task.  We hope these tips will help you and your furry friends. For more fun, head over to our Wet Nose News online magazine on Issuu!  This article was first published on page 5 of the November […]

Pets in the Press: “Fur-Ever” by Sky Smeed

We are thrilled to be featured in Kansas City’s independent source for news and culture, The Pitch. If you would like to check out the original article, click here! LHS Featured in The Pitch | Written by Nick Spacek “Why not de-stress from trying to shop and get things shipped by digging into this vast […]

Lawrence Humane Gift Guide

What should you get for all the beloved animal family members in your life? Let our local experts help! We’ve curated the best gifts from all the pet-related stores in town to help you find the purrfect presents! You won’t want to miss Pawsh Wash’s 12 Days of Christmas kickoff party THIS WEEKEND on Sunday, […]