Animal Control

The City of Fairway contracts with Northeast Animal Control for animal control services. Animal Control handles complaints concerning lost or injured animals. Animal Control services are available Monday through Saturday.  They can be contacted at 913-782-0720 for any animal complaints. 

  • All dogs and cats six(6) months or older must be licensed.
    Licenses are valid for one(1) year and run concurrent with the dates of your rabies vaccination. 
    License applications are available and must be filled out and returned along with proper licensing fee and a copy of the current rabies vaccination receipt from your veterinarian's office.
    For additional information on pet registration or license renewal, please call
  • All dogs must be walked on a leash. This includes while in residential neighborhoods, city parks, on apartment common grounds, along public walking trails, etc.
  • Animals may NOT be left unattended in vehicles for extended periods of time. The vehicle must be properly ventilated and the animal must have water.
  • Dogs must be confined to the owner/keeper's yard, unless the owner/keeper is outside monitoring the animal on the property
  • Dogs that are maintained outdoors must have access to proper shelter, food , and water.
  • It is unlawful for any person to fail to clean up after their animal, if the animal defecates on public property, or property owned by another person. 
  • Neighbors may sing citations for excessive barking, which is disturbing the peace.
  • Per the city's leash law, it is unlawful for any animal to run uncontrolled, or to disturb persons by chasing, charging, barking, growling, or biting.
  • Residents are not allowed to have more than three(3) dogs or three(3) cats. Anyone who desires to keep more than three(3) dogs or three(3) cats must complete a special application. For additional information please call 913-262-0350

Failure to comply with these ordinances may result in a citation being issued. A complete list of Fairway's animal ordinances can be found in Chapter 4 of Fairway's Municipal Code


If you have lost your pet contact:

Unleashed Pet Rescue and Adoption
5918 Broadmoor
Mission, KS 66202
Tuesday - Friday  12pm - 7pm
Saturday & Sunday  12pm-5pm
Closed Monday


5252 Belinder
Fairway, KS 66205
(913)262-2364 fax (913)262-1881
4717 Roe Parkway
Roeland Park, KS 66205
(913)722-2822 fax (913)722-3312
6136 Mission
Fairway, KS 66205
(913)722-3161 Summer Only
3403 W 53RD ST
(913) 262-0867