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We have known Dolly (that was her name then) for so long that I can’t even remember how we came across her. I don’t know if we spotted her on outreach one day or the owner called for help. Nevertheless, we met Dolly over a year ago. She was a pit mix older puppy, maybe… Read more »


Gladys is a very special girl, dear to many of our hearts. This is where she lived before her rescue. Read on for a wonderful story.   The owner of this dog called for dog food, so we headed over to mid-town and met Gladys for the first time. She was an old red pit… Read more »


We first ran across Casey in Dec. of 2014. We were helping people in midtown and this cute little dog wandered up. The woman we help a lot, Ruth, told us that it was a stray. Oh no! We were so full of dogs in our program, we really could not take on another one… Read more »

Goldie and Other KCMO Animal Control Cases

This is a house that we have been going to for years.  We have called this particular address into animal control numerous times. There have been 8 dogs at this house of this very negligent pet owner over the last years. When I first came across this house several years ago, I had to take in and… Read more »


Back in the summer, Chain of Hope received a call from an EMT that worked at the KC Fire Department/EMT building on Eastwood Trafficway. Her name was Anna and she told me about a stray pit bull that was hanging around in the woods near their building. She said the dog was super scared and… Read more »

Dallas, Houston and Rillo

This is a long read but the story is incredible! Please share. I wrote about Marilyn and her 3 Labs a long time ago, but much has happened since then. How all of this started was that Marilyn’s son found 3 little lab puppies at the construction site where he was working a couple of… Read more »


Penny has been near and dear to my heart for quite awhile. We had been helping a woman with getting her pit bull spayed and helping her with food as well.  One day she pointed out that there was a pit bull next door in a pen. It was very overgrown over there,  it was… Read more »


  Poncho is a fabulous pit bull that is up for adoption at Chain of Hope. We first met Poncho about 4 yrs. ago. He belonged to a woman named Sharon that we had helped quite a bit. There was a huge cat problem on this street and Sharon fed all the strays. We did… Read more »