Jun 21 2016 Real Men Spay and Neuter

Real men (& women) spay and neuter their pets

May 18 2016 Barkitecture Louisville was a huge success!

Artists and builders - professionals and amateurs - came out for a great cause to raise money for the homeless animals in the community.

May 18 2016 Rabies Clinics scheduled for June and August 2016

Upcoming Clinics for June and August 2016 include:

  • June 21 - 4 pm - 7 pm - 3705 Manslick Road
  • August 2 - 4 pm - 7 pm - 3516 Newburg Road


Rabies Shots - $10 for 1 year and $15 for 3 year

License - $10 altered pet and $60 for unaltered pet

Micro-chips are $25


May 4 2016 Barkitecture Louisville 2016 - May 14, 2016, 12 noon - 6 P.M.

Barkitecture Louisville 2016 is coming! Twenty (20) creative and unique dog houses will be auctioned off through a silent auction with proceeds going to benefit the homeless animals in our community.

Mar 21 2016 LMAS helps save lives through Paws Behind Bars Program

Paws Behind Bars is a unique dog training program within the walls of Luther Luckett Correctional Complex in KY!

Mar 13 2016 Fostering saves lives

Read about Yankee and how fostering is allowing him to become a therapy dog.

Feb 29 2016 Louisville's largest kitten shower - March 12

Kentucky Humane Society and Louisville Metro Animal Services to Host Kitten Shower March 12, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.                                                                                                         

Feb 19 2016 Animal abuser gets 5 year sentence in Jefferson County, KY

Animal abuser receives a five year consecutive sentence in the case of an animal found in an airline crate in the crawl space of a home last March 2015.

Feb 19 2016 #mynameisGiGi

The strangest thing happened this morning at the Animal House.....staff arrived to find that several dogs and cats had changed their names to GiGi.

Feb 3 2016 Animals doing "life" at LMAS

Many animals are doing life at LMAS because they simply have not found the right home yet, like Bowzer here. He is a very young dog who needs someone who can give him lots of exercise. Do you need an excuse to start running, Bowzer can help motivate you.


Jan 7 2016 LMAS seeks person(s) responsible for recent dog shootings

Back in September and October of 2015, Louisville Metro Animal Services made an appeal to the public for any information regarding a series of dogs that had been shot in the 40210 zip code of Louisville, KY.  Up until now, the agency has received no tips.

Nov 30 2015 Winter Weather Tips for Cats

Happy Cat

All good shelter designs share several qualities:

• Strong insulation – needed to trap body heat, which turns the cats into little radiators. Use straw, not hay or blankets.

Nov 16 2015 Kicking off December with a new furry friend!

Adopt! Don't Shop!


Saturday, November 28, and Sunday, November 29, Louisville Metro Animal Services will waive adoption fees on all animals at their adoption center, the Animal House located at 3516 Newburg Road. 

Jefferson Count residents will still be required to pay $9 for the license.

Nov 12 2015 Dakota's Story

Dakota Gets a New Name and a New Lease on Life


On a cold day in January Ofc. Lega was patrolling for a sick dog on Central Avenue when she saw a thin dog sitting in the parking lot

Nov 6 2015 LMAS Urgently Needs Foster Homes

This is Molly. She is a 9 year old Schnauzer who had lived a good life in a home until she was surrendered by her owners when they brought home a new puppy. Molly looks out the door every day anxiously waiting for her owners to return.