News & Events

  • Thank You for Your Support! - 04/06/21…In March two companies held fundraisers for Shamrock Pet Foundation – Weruva Cat Food (at Feeders Supply) and Raven’s Irish Pub. Many thanks to our friends at Feeders Supply and Weruva Cat Food, who donated a pallet of Weruva feline food to help all of our rescued cats.  Pictured left to right are Shamrock’s Vice […]
  • News from Lucky Cat Café - NEW HOURS OPEN THURS.-SAT., NOON TO 6PM. OPEN SUNDAY, NOON TO 5PM. We follow all CDC protocols for safety.  On April 11 we opened 4 days a week, Thursday thru Sunday, due to Covid limitations. Fewer visitors are allowed inside at a time, so it is best to reserve a spot, so you are guaranteed […]
  • Ethan’s Journey to End Animal Torture/Restraint - 2021 House Bill 57 Needs Support 02/14/2021…Shamrock Pet Foundation received word that Ethan, a dog left in the Kentucky Humane Society’s parking lot, inspired Rep. Chris Freeland (R) to introduce a bill that would amend the current animal torture law (KRS 525.135) and upgrade the punishment for crimes involving cats and dogs to a Class […]
  • Pet Food Recall - 2021 Pet Food Recall USA Today – January 14, 2021.  Midwestern Pet Foods Inc. has expanded its recall of some of its products after reports that the food is linked to multiple dog deaths and may contain potentially unsafe levels of aflatoxin, a byproduct of mold. The Food and Drug Administration said in a statement […]
  • Wish List 2021 - 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.  With the changes we have made due to COVID-19, you can contact us by calling (502) 585-3220 to make pickup/delivery arrangements. CAT LOVERS Cat & Kitten Dry & Canned […]
  • Adoption Events Change Temporarily - 6/2/20…Shamrock Pet Foundation will NOT be holding their regular adoption events in person until we feel the COVID-19 situation is more stable. However, we will still be accepting adoption applications and screening candidates while we continue to find our cats and dogs their new forever homes. We’re just doing it differently for now, through our […]
  • Coming Back Slowly from Quarantine - 7/8/20…Shamrock Pet Foundation has begun 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 opened their doors at the end of May and now have limited Thursday, […]
  • Keep Pets Safe in the Cold - 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]