Fun Summer Adventure Camps for Kids!
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Fun Summer Adventure Camps for Kids!

Summer Programs


Kids! Cool off this summer at the Humane Society of Missouri!

We're making a splash with games, animal interactions and more! Dog training, cat enrichment, and countless pets to adore. Dive into service learning projects with other animal-loving kids who want to make a PAWsitive impact for animals, too!

All camps include hands-on animal interactions and animal-related activities.

Kids for Critters Camps - one week long
We will celebrate ALL animals, ALL week long as we engage in fun, interactive games and activities, meet animal experts, and put our compassion into action through service projects that benefit animals.

  • Embark on a scavenger hunt in the shelter!
  • Explore animal-related careers!
  • Observe surgery!
  • Make enrichment toys for shelter pets!
  • Decorate pet kennels to help animals get adopted!
  • Train our shelter dogs!
  • Socialize shelter kittens!

Register EARLY for week-long camps and receive great discounts!

  • Through February 28, 2017 - Save 15%
  • March 1-30, 2017 - Save 10%
Please Note: All Kids for Critters Camps include a behind-the scenes tour of our shelter and vet med center, as well as the option to observe spay and neuter surgery through our viewing window. We prepare kids for this experience and give them the option to do something else during that time if they wish.

Farmyard friends Animal Adventure Camp
This one-day camp is sure to have your animal-loving child inspired by the magic of Longmeadow Rescue Ranch! Campers will spend the day visiting with Twister the Miracle Horse and his many hooved, horned, wooly and feathered barnyard friends at the Humane Society of Missouri's Longmeadow Rescue Ranch in Union, Mo. Children will ride by bus to and from the HSMO location specified for each camp date.

  • Meet the Barn Buddies!
  • Brush our rescued horses!
  • Take a wagon ride through our pastures!
  • Embark on a scavenger hunt!
  • Meet the farrier!
  • Cheer on rescued horses in the arena!

Are you ready for summer fun at HSMO? Register now!