News & Events

  • Cat Adoptions and Bake Sale at Feeders Supply- Friday through Sunday, March 15-17, in Middletown and on Baxter Ave. CAT ADOPTIONS:  We’re having a party!  At least, it looks like the cats are!  This is the purr-fect time to go to Feeders Supply-Middletown and Feeders Supply-Baxter to meet our adoptable Shamrock cats.     BAKE SALE:  Our annual Shamrock Bake Sale will also be held […]
  • Having Fun at Lucky Cat Cafe- Lucky Cat Café & Lounge 2230 Dundee Road Louisville, KY 40205 502-403-5809    March & April Calendar of Events Dear Lucky Cat Supporters, Visitors & Adoptors, Our adoption count is 62 cats who have found PURRmanent homes since we opened in September. Four new kitties arrived last week, including a solid gray female named […]
  • Run with Team Shamrock in 2019 Derby Marathons- Team Shamrock is looking for runners for the 2019 Derby Marathon and Mini-Marathon.  If you love to run, and you love a good cause, why not run to help out our 4-legged friends?  Help to give them a voice, to heal their wounds, and to find them the best forever home they could ever dream […]
  • Dog Adoption Night at Feeders Supply- Our next Dog Adoption Night at Feeders Supply-Middletown will be on Friday, April 5, 2019, from 7-8:30pm.  The cold weather prevented a lot of people from coming to visit us in March, but our dogs were there in abundance! Tito, Ginger, Peanut, Biscuit, and Oreo were joined by Mollie, Stevie and newcomers Cooper & Roxi.  You would […]
  • Call Your Senators; Support SB-67 and SB-12- The animal sexual assault bill and the hot car bill both passed in the Kentucky Senate on 2/20/19. Now it’s time to start calling your representatives and asking them to pass it in the House. 800-372-7181.
  • Keep Pets Safe This Winter- 5 Ways to Protect Pets This Winter Follow these tips to keep animals safe and comfortable in the cold. In many areas, winter is a season of bitter cold and numbing wetness. Make sure your four-footed family members stay safe and warm by following these simple guidelines. Keep Pets Sheltered Keep your pets inside with […]
  • FDA Alerts- Another Vitamin D Recall 1/31/2019 — Hill’s Pet Nutrition is voluntarily recalling select canned dog food products due to potentially elevated levels of vitamin D. While vitamin D is an essential nutrient for dogs, ingestion of elevated levels can lead to potential health issues depending on the level of vitamin D and the length of […]
  • Sales Tax Imposed on Nonprofits- A Note from Shamrock’s Board of Directors Shamrock has been notified that the 6% sales tax Kentucky is imposing will impact our organization as well as other nonprofit organizations trying to help animals across the state. This includes: Pet care services, including grooming, training, and pet sitting. Also small animal veterinary services, including spay and […]
  • Canine Flu Outbreak Triggered Changes for Shamrock- Canine Flu Still a Problem? Ask Your Veterinarian Last year’s outbreak of Canine Influenza Virus (CIV) was in the news a lot when several dogs were reported to have tested positive for CIV.  Some veterinarians feel it is still an issue; some do not. The Shamrock Pet Foundation (Shamrock) implemented some new strategies last year for […]
  • Carma’s Tail- Carma’s Tail is an educational, interactive children’s picture book that details the incredible journey of Carma the pitbull as she goes from starving and homeless to happy and healthy. All profits towards the book will go to Shamrock to help other animals like Carma. Shamrock would like to send another huge “Thank You!” to Steve Baralt […]