News & Events

  • 2021 Pet Angel Tree from NKL - No Kill Louisville Sponsors 2021 Pet Angel Tree Program Our Pet Angel Tree program is set up just like charities do for children in need. We ask local businesses to allow us to set up Christmas Trees. The trees are decorated with paper ornaments and other Christmas décor. The ornament tags have 1-2 items off […]
  • Giving Tree Event Nov. 30-Dec. 19 at Feeders Supply - This year instead of Picture Your Pets with Santa, the Feeders Supply stores will be sponsoring a Giving Tree Event for local shelters and rescue groups for anyone who wishes to make a donation.  They will be accepting donations for Shamrock at the Baxter Ave. and Middletown stores during their open hours from November 30 […]
  • Ordinance Targets Backyard Breeders - 10/20/21 … Elizabethtown, KY has passed an ordinance in regards to the sale of dogs and cats. Councilwoman Julia Springsteen said they are the first town in Kentucky to make it a criminal offense to sell and buy animals from stores or in public spaces. “This is targeting backyard breeders and this is targeting puppy […]
  • Community Cat Shelters Available - Alley Cat Advocates Announces Winter Shelter Give-A-Way Alley Cat Advocates has been accepting donations of large Styrofoam boxes all year long. Now volunteers are transforming those into warm winter shelters that we will be giving away. There will be a Drive Thru Winter Shelter Give-A-Way on Sunday, November 14 from 1 PM to 3 PM […]
  • News from Lucky Cat Café - What is this place? Sip Coffee. Pet Cats. RELAX. Lucky Cat Café is a cozy adoption center, with a small coffee shop and gift shop, located in a 100-year-old blue house. Lucky Cat partners with Shamrock Foundation, which provides many of the cats that live at Lucky Cat Café. Visitors can sip on coffee and […]
  • 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 […]