Don’t let the road closure signs deter you – our Main Campus is OPEN! To our valued CARE-a-van clients and shelter visitors, please enter from Strawberry Lane. This is the only way to enter. We can’t wait to see you!
Help us Empty the Shelters! Adoption fees are waived on dogs and cats one year and older thanks to the BISSELL Pet Foundation.
My name is Leland and I am so excited to find my forever home! I may look big and intimidating at first, but I promise I’m just a 90-pound cuddle bug looking for someone to lean on (literally). Click to learn more!
Need Your Help
Thanks to a generous matching gift opportunity, your impact will be DOUBLED—every dollar matched up to $40,000 thanks to the Gauntt Foundation!
Make your pawlidays furry & bright with new merch in our Pawtique. Proceeds benefit KHS animals!
Find out when our mobile veterinary clinic is coming to your community and schedule your appointment!
Want to help save animals? Apply for one of our open positions! Click to learn more.
Help for Pet Owners
Are you struggling to keep your pet? Our Pet Resource Services provide advice and resources to help keep your pet in your home and out of shelters.
Wednesday, December 13 Join us for a delicious boxed lunch and uplifting presentation by Alisa Gray, our President & CEO. Then get a behind-the-scenes tour of our Sam Swope Pet Treatment & Lifesaving Center, where you’ll meet incredible cats, dogs, kittens and puppies – and the remarkable team members who make our lifesaving work possible! […]
Spend your holiday shopping in style and give back to animals in need at Royal Jewelers’ Annual Pearls and Puptails Howl-iday Event on December 14 from 4:30-8 PM! A portion of sale proceeds will be donated to KHS shelter animals. Guests will get to visit with adoptable puppies, enjoy specialty cocktails courtesy of Tito’s Vodka […]
This holiday season, make a difference for our sweet shelter animals! Tats by Bubbles is hosting a charity flash event and ALL proceeds will be donated to the Kentucky Humane Society. No appointments needed – it’s first come, first serve. Get a rad black-and-grey 2×2 tattoo from the flash sheet on your legs or arms, […]
Magic gets adopted after recovering from gunshot wound (GMA)
German Shepherd Who Survived Gunshot Finds a New Home (People)
Injured Puppy & Kitten Become Inseparable at Shelter (Newsweek)
Alisa Gray named member of 2023 Forty Under 40 class (Business First)
Puppy with Broken Leg Abandoned Outside KHS (WDRB)
Donations Matched in Honor of Denny Crum’s Love for Dogs (Yahoo)
2 Month Old Puppies Arrive at KHS After Being Found in Ditch (WAVE3)
KHS Travels to Eastern Counties Still Recovering from Storms (WDRB)
Ethan Wins 2022 American Humane Hero Dog Award (Yahoo)
Grant Helps KHS Keep Pets & Families Together (WHAS11)
Alisa Gray to Become Next KHS President & CEO (Business First)
30 Beagles Arrive at KHS after 4,000 Are Rescued from Virginia (WDRB)
100+ Animals from Eastern Kentucky at KHS after Flooding (WLKY)