June 28, 2012 - 8:11am
Shelby County, Kentucky's animal shelter is normally a no kill shelter but they have so many more adoptable pets than have been adopted causing the shelter to be way over capacity. Unless some of these pets get adopted they may have no recourse but to start euthanizing some of them.
It always boggles my mind when someone goes out and pays hundreds, sometimes thousands of dollars, for a family pet when so many homeless adoptable pets are in need of homes. Pets in shelters usually are already spayed or neutered, have had their dispositions evaluated so as to find them the...
November 24, 2010 - 3:30pm
No adoptable animals - including those that are sick or injured but can be saved - are euthanized, even if the facility is operating at capacity.
This article appears in the November 2010 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.