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KHS Announces 2023 Volunteer of the Year

The Kentucky Humane Society is excited to announce our 2023 Volunteer of the Year! Nominated by multiple staff members, we are proud to announce Annabelle Pike as the Kentucky Humane Society’s Volunteer of the Year. Annabelle is currently a volunteer at Willow Hope Farm, home to our Equine C.A.R.E. rescue facility. Since February 2020, the …

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Kentucky Humane Society & Louisville Metro Animal Services Waive Adoption Fees for Adult Dogs and Cats for “Empty the Shelters – Holiday Hope” Event

Adoption Event to Find Urgently Needed Homes for Animals This Holiday Season Sponsored by BISSELL Pet Foundation Louisville Metro Animal Services (LMAS) and the Kentucky Humane Society (KHS) today announced that they are participating in a national “Empty the Shelters – Holiday Hope” event sponsored by the Bissell Pet Foundation. The event starts today at …

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KHS CARE-a-van Brings Low Cost Spay/Neuter Surgery for Dogs to Louisville Locations

We have great news! Starting in December, our CARE-a-van mobile veterinary clinic is bringing low-cost spay and neuter surgeries for dogs to locations throughout Louisville. Dog spays are only $95 and dog neuters are only $80! Please note that dogs must be less than 8 years of age and under 50 lbs in weight to …

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UPDATES: Kentucky Humane Society Supports Animals and Shelters Impacted by Eastern Kentucky Flooding

HOW TO HELP The best way to support the shelters and animals in Eastern Kentucky is to make a monetary donation directly to shelters in the region or KHS, or to adopt or foster from KHS or Louisville Metro Animal Services. Donate to the Floyd County Animal Shelter (Dewey Dam) here. Donate to the Kentucky River …

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Eastern Kentucky Flood Relief Efforts Supported by PetSmart Charities and Petco Love

The Kentucky Humane Society (KHS) has received $45,000 from two national animal welfare nonprofits to support its disaster relief efforts in Eastern Kentucky following the recent flooding. A $25,000 grant from PetSmart Charities and $20,000 grant from Petco Love are allowing KHS to provide lifesaving veterinary care, food and supplies to needy dogs and cats …

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KHS Takes in 30 of the Approximately 4,000 Beagles from the Envigo Facility in Cumberland, Virginia

Beagles Being Evaluated For Medical Needs Before Going Up for Adoption at a Later Date The Kentucky Humane Society today took in 30 of the approximately 4,000 beagles who are being removed from a mass-breeding facility in Cumberland, Virginia that was riddled with animal welfare violations. The facility, owned by Envigo RMS LLC, bred the …

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KHS Launches Facebook Pet Photo Contest to Celebrate Racing Louisville FC’s Pups at the Pitch

Show Off Your Pet’s Racing Louisville FC Spirit for a Chance to Win Six Tickets to Tuesday Night’s Match and Have Your Pet’s Photo Displayed on the Big Board The Kentucky Humane Society (KHS) has launched a Facebook pet photo contest to celebrate Racing Louisville FC’s first Pups at the Pitch to benefit KHS on …

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BISSELL Pet Foundation Fights Shelter Overcrowding by Reducing Adoption Fees Across the Country

Kentucky Humane Society Joins Louisville Metro Animal Services and 250+ shelters participating in summer “Empty the Shelters” event Our nation’s shelters are facing unprecedented overcrowding this summer, including those in Louisville and across Kentucky. To help take homeless pets from kennels to couches, BISSELL Pet Foundation is sponsoring reduced adoption fees of $50 or less …

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KHS and Norton Healthcare Sports & Learning Center Partner to Bring Low-Cost Pet Wellness to Louisville’s West End

The Kentucky Humane Society (KHS) and ASM Global managed Norton Healthcare Sports & Learning Center (SLC) today announced a partnership to bring low-cost pet wellness services to Louisville’s west end. For two days each month starting in July, the SLC will host the KHS CARE-a-van mobile veterinary clinic to provide local pet owners access to …

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