News & Events

  • Urgent Needs

    URGENT: Shamrock needs your help! Please share!! kitten season is full force and our Shamrock Foundation fosters are at least one litter in each home! Our cabinets are low and are in dire need for wet food and formula! Although we try our best to provide what is needed, it gets quite costly! Please check…

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  • Proposed Kentucky bill would override Louisville’s anti-puppy mill ordinance

    SB 157 would support retail stores by making it law that no city can ban retail pet stores from selling dogs or cats.Call your state elected officials and encourage them to vote against this bill.

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  • Shamrocks 2nd Annual Barbeque Fundraiser

    Shamrocks 2nd Annual Barbeque Fundraiser Saturday June 15th 12pm to 6pm Hitching Post 7314 Fegenbush Lane Highview Come join us! Great food! Raffles! T-shirts! Meet Ethan Almighty and Jeff! And shamrocks latest critical baby boy Beckett!!

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  • Update on Metro Puppy Mill Ordinance

    From Todd Blevins of the Humane Society: From August 2023 Hello again, everyone! I hope you all had a great weekend. I’m happy to report that (if you haven’t already heard) the Metro Council Public Safety Committee last week voted unanimously in support of the puppy mill ordinance! This is a strong signal to the rest of…

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  • Louisville Puppy Mill Ordinance

    Urge your Metro Council member to support the puppy mill ordinance and share with your friends

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  • Art for The Animals

    Please join The Shamrock Pet Foundation on Thursday October 12th for the 30th anniversary of Art for the Animals. This milestone event promises an unforgettable evening filled with art, food, libations, and a collective commitment to supporting our beloved animal friends. The Mellwood Arts Center’s Van Gogh Room will provide the setting for a spectacular…

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  • Hot summer tips for your Furry friends

    With temperatures rising it’s important to remember to keep your pets safe in the heat. Please do not leave your dogs in a hot car as temperature in the cars rise far above the outside temperature. Test pavement with your own feet. If it’s too hot for you, it’s too hot for your dogs feet.…

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  • Flea and Tick Season

    In Kentucky we are in prime flea and tick season. Although fleas can be active year round in the right environment. The deer tick which is the primary carrier of lyme disease can also be active year round as the other two types of ticks which are prevalent in Kentucky (lone star tick and American…

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  • Look Who Is Up For Adoption

    LOOK WHO IS UP FOR ADOPTION! Almost 5 Years Old -Bengal Baby This gorgeous boy is looking for his new forever mother/family. He’s got a lot to say and can be loud about it at times but will have a nice conversation with you. Very lovable and smart! Would be best with someone patient who…

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  • Miracle Myles Update

    From Patti Cockerill Foster Mom Miracle Myles update: For everyone who has been following Myles’s story it is truly remarkable. This tiny 7 pound dog was hit by a car and sustained two fractured legs and a fractured elbow. Dr Alex Shelley performed a complex surgery on him and the results have been amazing. Myles…

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