News & Events

  • Hurry Down to Lucky Cat Café- Lucky Cat Café & Lounge 2230 Dundee Road Louisville, KY 40205 502.403.5809   May & June Calendar of Events SPOTLIGHT: Cat of the Month Gracie, a 5-year old brown and white tabby, is a sweet and gentle soul that was surrendered by her previous owner to Metro Animal Services. Gracie was overfed a poor […]
  • Dog Adoption Night at Feeders Supply- Our next Dog Adoption Night at Feeders Supply-Middletown will be on Friday, June 7, 2019, from 7-8:30pm.  Willie and Mollie were joined at our adoption night in May by two newcomers, Petey and Mindy, who came to have their photos taken.  Petey is up on the website; Mindy is not quite ready yet, but is working on it.  […]
  • 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 […]