News & Events

  • Coming Back Slowly from Quarantine - 5/22/20…Shamrock Pet Foundation will begin to slowly come back to our regular adoption events while at the same time keeping our pets and volunteers safe through social distancing measures.  Our efforts will expand as state mandates allow. CATS: The Lucky Cat Cafe has announced they will open their doors with limited Friday and Saturday hours […]
  • Lucky Cat Café Announces their Grand Reopening Day on May 29 - NEW HOURS Friday & Saturday only, 12:00-6:00 pm (May change once things get back to normal.) Lucky Cat Café Announces their Grand Reopening Day – FRIDAY, MAY 29, Noon to 6pm. They plan to follow the Governor’s guidelines to ensure the utmost safety for volunteers and guests. They will serve all their regular drinks (non-alcoholic) […]
  • SB21 Passes in Kentucky - Kentucky is no longer at the bottom of the barrel in animal cruelty laws!  04/15/20…Up until now, in Kentucky (the only state in the USA) it has been against the law for a veterinarian to report animal abuse.  SB21 rectifies this and allows a veterinarian to report without breaking the law.  Passage of this law […]
  • Wish List 2020 - If you are interested in making a donation to Shamrock to help our companion animals, here is a list of the items we use the most.  You can drop them off with our volunteers who will be at our cat and dog adoption days during the times listed at the bottom of each page of […]
  • Spay/Neuter Awareness is Supported by Shamrock Every Day - As a pet owner, you can help reduce the pet overpopulation problem by getting your pet spayed (female) or neutered (male). The following chart shows some statistics that you may find interesting. It shows how may litters of puppies and kittens each pair of dogs and cats can have in a year’s period of time. […]
  • Silent Donation Drive at Shamrock - DO YOU SHOP AT KROGER OR AMAZON? As you shop and buy items, you can identify a small % of each purchase to help Shamrock Pet Foundation. Log in to Kroger’s Community Rewards Program and choose Shamrock Pet Foundation as your charity of choice. Members have to re-enroll every August.  CLICK HERE to sign up and make […]
  • 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 […]
  • Shamrock Supports Local K-9 Units - Shamrock heard there was a need for trauma kits for our local K-9 units, and we stepped up to the plate! Here is an article from WAVE 3 News. Shamrock Pet Foundation helps provide trauma kits to LMPD K-9 officers     The trauma kits have medical supplies for K-9 officers and their handlers in […]
  • Keep Pets Safe in the Heat - How and where to cool animals down when temperatures soar. The summer months can be uncomfortable—even dangerous—for pets and people. It’s difficult enough simply to cope with rising temperatures, let alone thick humidity, but things really get tough in areas that are hit with the double blow of intense heat and storm-caused power outages, sometimes […]
  • Crossing the Rainbow Bridge - The Rainbow Bridge Inspired by a Norse legend By the edge of a woods, at the foot of a hill, Is a lush, green meadow where time stands still. Where the friends of man and woman do run, When their time on earth is over and done. For here, between this world and the next, […]