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True to her name, ‘Hope’ gives birth; name it for a donation

A horse rescued in late December from a strip mine in Floyd County where a number of other horses were shot has lived up to her name.

Anderson County Humane Society asks for donations

The Anderson County Humane Society has taken a financial hit because of the coronavirus. Find out how you can help the organization.

Lawmakers remove restrictions for vets to report animal abuse

On the last day of the legislative session, state lawmakers passed a bill that removes restrictions for veterinarians to report animal abuse.

Pet ‘portraits’ raise money for Humane Society

The Lexington Humane Society wants to draw your pet! Visit the agency's Handmade Pet Drawings post on Facebook. Then, simply donate $15 on the post and comment with a photo of your pet.

Kentucky Colonels award grant to Franklin County Humane Society

The Honorable Order Kentucky Colonels (HOKC) has awarded a $2,374.75 grant to the Franklin County Humane Society so it can buy Trap/Neuter/Return cat traps. 

Humane Society adds $5K to reward in horse’s fatal shooting

The Humane Society of the United States is offering $5,000 reward for information on the fatal shooting of a 9-month-old thoroughbred horse.

Franklin Co. Humane Society preparing for possible flooding

With more rain on the way tomorrow, some people in Franklin County are worried about the county's most vulnerable animals.

Franklin County Humane Society Floods

Torrential rain caused problems for the Franklin County Humane Society. Staff members didn't think they'd be able to open Sunday, but the community helped them...

Franklin County Humane Society overcrowded after Animal Control seizes more than 100 animals

The Franklin County Humane Society is dealing with a serious overcrowding problem after taking in more than 100 animals in the past few weeks.

Organization helps find homes for surrendered horses

Each horse surrendered is checked by a vet and a trainer, and is then prepared for adoption.

Scott Count Humane Society- meet Dale

This pet needs a forever home!

Pet dangers in the snow, cold and ice

The problem isn't just the cold, but the chemicals we use to deal with the snow.

Local Humane Society burglarized twice in one month

Staff at the humane society say while the amount of cash stolen during these two thefts may seem minimal to most, it's had a huge impact on both the facility and employees.

Local shelters get free rescue animal training

In an effort to raise the standard of care for animals in the state, the Humane Society of the United States kicked off a free training tour Thursday for people that work at rescue shelters.

Kentucky shelter helping rescue animals from Irma’s path

People here in central Kentucky are doing all they can to help those down in Florida prepare for Hurricane Irma including trying to help animals that are in the direct path of the storm.

Four dogs facing death if not adopted

If you or anyone you know have been considering adding a furry friend to your household, now would be a great time to adopt.

LHS: Nearly 30 cats dumped in parking lot

The Lexington Humane Society says nearly 30 cats were found abandoned on their property Thursday.

Humane society celebrates 70 years in Franklin County

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ)- There was a large party in Franklin County this weekend as the humane society there celebrated a milestone. For 70 years, the...

Humane Society says Kentucky shouldn’t expand bear hunt

The Humane Society of the United States is objecting to a proposal that would expand bear hunting in Kentucky because the group says the population is still too small.

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