Foster. Adopt. Educate.
At Second Chance, we make families. Founded in 1985, we are the largest animal rescue group in mid-Missouri. With just two staff members and more than 100 volunteers, we play matchmaker to more than 700 animals each year.
Stop by and see us one weekend at our Adoption Center just west of Columbia or at one of our many adoption events around the area; we might just have your new family member waiting for you! Learn more about us and our mission.
Summertime is always a very busy time for shelters, and Second Chance is no different. We are feeding LOTS of little mouths, and to help out, Orscheln’s is hosting a Christmas in July Food Drive for us. Visit either of the Orscheln stores in Columbia during the...read more
Come to Petsmart in Columbia any day during the month of July, and you can meet our cats and kittens available for adoption!read more
Paws in the Park 2017 is approaching and we are looking for sponsors and vendors to make this year a success! Join us on Saturday, October 7th, at Stephens Lake Park. Sign up your business or organization now! EXCLUSIVE PLATINUM BONE SPONSOR $7,500: Sole Area Sponsor...read more
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24687 Highway 179
Boonville, MO 65233