URGENTS  JUNE 12, 2018




UPDATE 6/18  - NEED RESCUES/ADOPTER! CATS AND DOGS AT RISK!  SHELTER HAS 50 CAT LIMIT!   Transport help is available to rescue groups.  Owner Surrenders, Russell County Dogs and Cats HAVE NO HOLD TIME! Offers of sponsorship are greatly appreciated and may make it possible for rescues to step up for animals that they wouldn't otherwise be able to help. 
CONTACT:  PH: (606) 679-6432 - Email -  -   If you would like to be a foster until a permanent home is found, please email Ellie Grant at
#213 Latoya Pit Bull Terrier Mix Adult Female URGENT! STILL IN FOSTER - NEEDS RESCUE! LONG TIMER!!  2 years old, 55lbs. Latoya has lots of love and loves to kiss. She will need to meet other canine family members. No cats and doesn't like female dogs.
 #74 Big Ben Large Young Male Bloodhound Mix - 1 year 1 month old, 85lbs. Very large handsome boy with that old bloodhound Bark.
Samson Shepherd Mix Adult Male VERY URGENT! LONG TIMER! IN FOSTER, BUT NEEDS RESCUE! 65lbs, 2.5 years old. Samson is a little timid, but has sweet, soulful eyes. Sweet boy.
Honey  Australian Cattle Dog (Blue Heeler) Mix Adult Female - 6 years old, 30lbs. A little shy and scared, but seems to be sweet.

#65 Leroy Labrador Retriever Mix Young Male Labrador Retriever Mix - HAS SPONSORSHIP FOR APPROVED ADOPTER!  35lbs., 1 year 3 months old. Handsome and friendly.

Jose Mixed Breed Adult Male  - HAS SORE EAR/WILL BE GOING TO VET! 6 years 2 months old, 32lbs. Has been in a dog fight. Seems to be a nice boy.
  Allie Australian Cattle Dog (Blue Heeler) Mix Young Female - 1 year old, 28lbs. Very scared. Does not want to be petted, but will probably come around in a few days.
Lacy Labrador Retriever/Hound Mix Young Female - HAS SOME SKIN ISSUES! 1 year 2 months old, 50lbs. Very sweet girl.
Heather Lab Mix Young Female URGENT! 45lbs., 1 year 5 months old. Scared and shy. Doesn't want to be messed with right now.

  Jasper Shepherd/Collie Mix Adult Male URGENT! 45lbs., 3 years 4 months old. Neutered. Very well behaved boy.

#88 Moxie Pit Bull Terrier  YOUNG Male URGENT! 27lbs., 21 weeks old. A very sweet little girl!

Roger Feist/Possibly Bull Terrier Mix Adult Male URGENT! 4 years 4 months old, 37lbs. Very sweet boy loves to be loved on.

Oliver Labrador Retriever Mix Young Male EXTREMELY URGENT! NOT IN NEW ALBUM AND NO UPDATE... 1 year, 4 months old, 42lbs.

Adele Boxer Mix Young Female - NOT IN NEW ALBUM AND NO UPDATE... 7 months old, 39lbs. Adele is a little submissive. She loves people and has played well with Pepper out in the freedom fence.


Mama with 5 Nursing Kittens  Domestic Short Hair Young Female URGENT! RESCUE ONLY!  1 year old. Kittens are nursing. Very sweet and friendly girl.
Clay Domestic Short Hair Adult Male -  LONG TIMER!  POSSIBLY SEMI-FERAL. Clay is allowing more contact and letting us handle him more. Poor Clay is very scared in the shelter and possibly even semi-feral. He was caught in a trap that was too small for him so he has a superficial injury to his back. He carries on a little when picked up but he can be moved.


2. Greenup, KY: URGENT! Available Dogs/Puppies/Cats/Kittens!


UPDATE 4/30 -  SHELTER FULL!! Please SHARE this album so that a forever home can be found for each of the innocent animals. Very rural shelter. Adoption fee is $10! Limited transportation assistance is available. No pull fee for reputable rescues.

CONTACT:   PH: (606) 473-5711  Email: Transportation assistance is available to rescues

 Jack Shepherd Mix Large Young Male - Playful, energetic and loving. Jack loves to Jump! He’s very friendly and very energetic! He needs someone that can give him a place to run.

Hank Shepherd Mix Large Young Male -  Hank is a very loving dog! He loves everyone and is super playful!

Carol Australian Cattle Dog (Blue Heeler) Mix Large SENIOR Female - Carol has a loyal and loving personality. She is obedient and seems to know basic commands.

KK Labrador Retriever Medium Adult Female ADOPTED! Loving and playful. Seems to have a sweet temperament. She is a bit shy of people in her kennel but once she’s out she’s very playful.

Chief Rottweiler  Mix Medium Young Male -   Chief is a sweet boy just waiting for a little attention! Come out and meet this guy, you won’t regret it.  Loving and submissive.

Charlie Lab Mix Medium Young Male -  Charlie has a fun personality he’s super playful and just loves attention. Playful and loving.

 Tucker Shepherd Mix Large Young Male - Submissive. Tucker is new and still pretty scared. He seems very shy of people. It appears as if he’s had no training so he will need a little time and attention.

April Lab Mix Medium SENIOR Female ADOPTED! Loving and calm. April is a very friendly dog. I’m not sure of her age but she’s definitely a senior. She’s very people friendly. She’s just waiting for someone to come and give her a retirement home!


Greenup County Animal Control
Greenup, KY




POSTED 6/13 -  Saving one means saving the life of another who needs space to buy them some time! VERY rescue friendly and can recommend transport if you are not local. Please share this with everyone you know! 

For a complete list of available dogs, check out the shelter's Petango site  - (dogs)  -  (cats)

CONTACT: PH: (270) 685-8275  Email:

To see our available dogs, please check our petfinder link ~  ~ as well as the "available dogs" album under "photos" on our Facebook page. PLEASE SHARE!!!!! THIS IS URGENT!!!!

Tank Bull Terrier Mix Medium Adult Male URGENT! HAS NEUROLOGICAL ISSUES! HAS $150 SPONSORSHIP! 2 years old. Basically, Tank doesn’t know where his feet are. He frequently stumbles and cannot walk on slick surfaces. He must be in a home with carpet or kept contained to a carpeted area. Tank is very aware that he has leg issue. You can see in his eyes how stressed it makes him when he stumbles, falls, or his legs splay out in every direction. This boy is adorable and he adores humans and wants nothing more than to be in your lap. If ever there was a dog worth saving, this is that dog.

 Buster Pit Bull Terrier Mix Large Adult Male URGENT! LONG TIMER!  $40 ADOPTION FEE! BLACK BEAUTY!  I'm big boy with lots of strength! I love people and will knock you down accidentally in my excitement to give you kisses. I will need consistent training, regular walks and a strong owner to ensure I mature into a well socialized and well mannered dog. Type of home I'm looking for: An active home with no small children - ages 10 & up would be perfect for him though! I must meet any other dogs living in the home as well! I don't seem to like other dogs very much here at the shelter.

Cupid German Shepherd Mix Adult Female URGENT! DONATIONS AND RESCUE NEEDED! SHOT WITH ARROW! Cupid was found in the woods with an arrow lodged in her side. Per the vet, she had lived with this for quite some time. We can only imagine how painful her life has been for the past few weeks. After an extensive surgery, the injury has been repaired and the broadhead removed. Now we must raise the funds to pay for the surgery (we need $500) - AND find a rescue who will take this sweet soul in to begin the next chapter of her life! Donations can be made at
Ranger Pit Bull Terrier Large Adult Male URGENT! 8 years old. Neutered.  RANGER is looking for a retirement home of his own. Poor RANGER ended up with us when owners moved, and RANGER could not go along with them to their new home. RANGER is 8 years old, but still has so much life and love left to give! He loves to play!! RANGER has been around kids ages 4 & up and does well. He also was around cats and does well. RANGER was an outside dog at his old home, but he is hoping to become a couch potato in a home he can stay in forever!
Max Pit Bull Terrier/Lab Mix Extra Large Young Male URGENT! 1 year old. Neutered. Beautiful boy in need of a big home. Full of life, love and energy.
 Rocky Pit Bull Terrier/Lab Mix Medium Young Male RESCUED! 1 year, 8 months old. Neutered. Rocky is a young heartworm positive boy that is fine with other dogs but is scared in his kennel. Rocky was turned over to the shelter due to no fault of his own he was and unwanted gift.  Rocky is very lovable and very playful, but he sometimes is scared of his own shadow!!
Douglas Pointer Mix Large Adult Male HW POSITIVE! NEEDS DONATIONS/RESCUE! Neutered. Crazy boy.  I am very outgoing and don't show well in my kennel due to my over-excitement at seeing new people. I will need consistent training to teach me my manners, and I am sadly, very high heartworm positive. Needs an active, playful home with lots of activities.
 Becky Pit Bull Terrier/Shepherd Mix Adult Female - AT SHELTER SINCE FEBRUARY! ! Beautiful 19 month old Becky, a shepherd/ terrier mix lady has been jumping up & down in her kennel trying to get anyone & everyone to see her, and yet she is still stuck in there! Becky is still in her puppy stage, so she will need training to help her learn manners. This sweetie is super friendly, and extremely playful! She is a jumping bean, but totally ignores all cats. Becky is unfortunately starting to get stressed due to being stuck and bored in her kennel every day and is beyond ready for her turn to walk out of the shelter to a new home (or rescue!) for a second chance to play the day away! She gets along with other dogs, kids and cats!

Quincy Pit Bull Terrier Mix Large Young Male NO LONGER LISTED AND NO UPDATE...  I'm a beautiful, high energy dog who needs a home with daily jogs! I am very outgoing, very active, and have tons of extra energy I will need consistent training, daily walks and jogs, and lots of toys. Type of home I'm looking for: An active home, older children. I must meet any other dogs living in the home as well! I do get along with other dogs here.

Jazz Domestic Short Hair SENIOR Female LONG TIMER!  Jazz is a beautifully marked female torbie that likes to do things her way ;that includes being petted and held when she wants. Her foster said she will do better in a home with no children as she plays too rough . She was found at the court house eating from the garbage can. She is a big, healthy cat that needs a patient person who will give her space. 


4. Hawesville, KY:  ADOPTABLE DOGS!



CONTACT: Email: or  PH: (270) 927- 8544 - the shelter line (not staffed 24-7). Please leave a message if there is no answer and we will return your call.
Gidget Treeing Walker Coonhound/Bluetick Coonhound Mix Medium Young Female - 1 year old. HW Negative. Playful, loving, and active.  Gidget is a young girl that has lived most of her life walking from house to house begging for food. She's been alone outside in the cold and hasn't had a family to care for her and love her. Gidget is very happy to see people. She can be a little shy at first sometimes, but then she is ready for attention and treats. Gidget iwould be a great dog to adopt and give her something she's never known, but every dog deserves; LOVE.

 Lilly Dawn Beagle Mix Medium Adult Female - About 3 years old and 40lbs. Total sweetheart Lilly Dawn has won over our shelter director with her friendly personality! She has gotten along well with other dogs both at the shelter and her finder's home. The resident shelter cat seems to scare her. Lilly Dawn will be spayed and current on vaccinations prior to adoption. We're shocked this girl wasn't claimed, but now she can be yours!

Skipper Treeing Walker Coonhound Large Adult Male URGENT! NO FEES FOR ADOPTER OR RESCUE! Skipper came into the shelter with both bones in his front left leg broken. He underwent surgery to repair the breaks, wore a pretty blue cast and is now healed! Skipper is an active guy, about 4-5 yrs. old, and he doesn't show his age. This handsome boy has a goofy side that makes everyone he meets him grin and chuckle with happiness. His enthusiasm for life is contagious and his carefree personality lights up every room he enters. He enjoys playing with stuffed toys and playing outside. He likes to play with other dogs; running and jumping with them is his favorite. He also really enjoys cuddling with people and getting attention and is ready to go on long hikes to enjoy the great outdoors with people who love him.  Skipper needs a home with dog savvy cats or no cats at all. He's ready to play and can occasionally get little carried away with chasing small animals because he knows they will be fun to play with if he can catch them. 





CONTACT: PH: 901-636-1416 (ext. 2) Email: MAS.RESCUE@MEMPHISTN.GOV
#A303401 Cindy  Tricolor SPAYED Adult Female CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 2 years old, 54 lbs.
#A303495 Black/White Adult Male EUTHANIZED..R.I.P. HW POSITIVE! 2 years, 42 lbs.  Stray. I pulled hard on the leash and then when I got outside I did my business immediately. I enjoyed treats that were offered, and I was a little reserved in personality.
#A303611 Brown Female Young Female SAD UPDATE - EUTHANIZED...R.I.P. 1 year old, 45 lbs, HW NEGATIVE. Stray.

#A303944 Trina/Cassie Tan/White SPAYED Adult Female CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 3 or 9 years old, 44.5 lbs. Stray.

#A304047 Harve Brown/White Adult Male CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 2 years old, 62 lbs. Stray.

#A304068 Marty Black Adult Male  CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 2 years old, 61bs.  Stray.

#A294141 Euro Brown/White NEUTERED Adult Male CRITICAL LIST! 3 years old, 65 lbs, HW NEGATIVE. Second time in shelter. Knows sit, and sometimes gives paw. Stray. Owner did not reclaim.

#A304131 Khai Brindle/White Adult Male CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 5 years old, 47 lbs. Walks well on a leash. Nice, happy dog.

A304194 Chester Black/White Adult Male CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 2 years old, 38 lbs.

#A304199 Tater Brindle/White Adult Male CRITICAL LIST! 2 years old, 36.9 lbs, HW NEGATIVE.

#A304220 Snowball Yellow Adult Male SAFE! 4 years old, 60 lbs, HW NEGATIVE. Owner surrender.
#A304239 Meagan Brindle Young Female URGENT!! HW POSITIVE! EMBEDDED COLLAR REMOVED. Spayed.
#A304272 Brownlee Brindle NEUTERED Young Male CRITICAL LIST! 1 year old, 32 lbs, HW NEGATIVE.

#A304325 Emma Black/White SPAYED Adult Female CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 6 years old, 35 lbs, stray. At first, this girl was very unsure about wanting to be my friend. Emma doesn’t particularly like being in her kennel, and doesn't let her true personality shine through. But once you get her out in the yard, she's a completely different dog. Her puppy-like personality truly comes out. Emma loves running around and trying to get you to play with her, although she doesn’t really understand what a tennis ball is. She also loves belly scratches. Just give her a little bit of time to get to know you and she’ll be your best friend!

#A303401 Cindy  Tricolor SPAYED Female CRITICAL LIST! ADOPTED AND RETURNED! HW POSITIVE! 2 years old, 54 lbs.
#A304366 Eliza  Black/White Female CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 1 year old, 50lbs. Stray.
#A304388 Ruby Tan SPAYED Young Female CRITICAL LIST! 1 year old 42.8 lbs.
#A304426 Crush/Randy White/Gray Adult Male CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 2 years old, 68.4 lbs.
#A304434 Midnight Black Adult Male CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE!  5 years old, 52 lbs, stray.

#A304478 Felix White/Brown Adult Male CRITICAL! 3 years old, 53 lbs. Stray.

#A304580 Girl Black Young Female CRITICAL LIST! Owner surrender. 7 months old, 32lbs. Cute and adorable. Would make a great pet!

#A304600 Alexandria White/Gray Adult Female SAFE! 3 years old, 46.1 lbs, HW NEGATIVE.

#A304683 Geraldine  Tan Adult Female CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 2 years old, 39 lbs.

#A304688 Bozeman Brown SENIOR Male CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 8 years old, 78.8 lbs.

#A303692 Torie Tan Adult Female CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 2 years, 50 lbs. Sweet dog.

 #A303979 Ruthie Brown/White Adult Female CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE!  2 years old, 48 lbs, stray.

#A304727 MAN MAN Brown/White SENIOR MALE CRITICAL LIST! OWNER SURRENDER! 10 years old, 72lbs.  He was the owner’s emotional support dog, but that he had had to go live with his mother as she was sick and her landlord would not allow the dog to be there. Man Man is not doing well at the shelter.
#A304754 Spot White/Brown Young Male CRITICAL LIST! 1 year old, 56.2 lbs, HW NEGATIVE.
#A304765 Remington Gray/White Adult Male CRITICAL LIST! HW POSITIVE! 2 years old, 54 lbs.

#A304838  Cabbage Black/White Young Female SAFE! ⚠️EXPOSED TO PARVO - NO SYMPTOMS! 8 months old, 15.2 lbs.

#A304862 Alba Brown/White Young Female CRITICAL LIST! 1 year old, 44 lbs, HW NEGATIVE.

#A305039 Winchester White Adult Male SPECIAL PLEA! HIT BY CAR - HAS SEVERAL FRACTURED! 2 years old, 50lbs. Stray.

A303891 Pegasus Domestic Short Hair Brown Tabby SENIOR Male - Neutered.

 #A303829 Sasha Domestic Short Hair Calico Mix Young Female - Spayed.

Memphis Animal Services

Memphis, TN



6. Leitchfield, KY: URGENT! SHELTER FULL!



CONTACT: PH: (270) 230-8839  Email:

 Fletcher Pit Bull Terrier/Lab Mix Medium Young Male - SPONSORED!! NO ADOPTION FEE TO APPROVED HOME! SHELTER’S LONGEST RESIDENT! 1.5 years old. Good with other dogs, cats, children, and other animals. Friendly. Fletcher is a great boy with lots of energy. Protective and loyal.

Daisy Mae Jack Russell Terrier Mix Medium Young Female -  1 year old. Good with cats and children. At shelter due to unfortunate circumstances - no fault of her own.

 General Terrier Mix Medium Young Male - 1 year old. Sweet and quiet. Good with other dogs, cats and children. Friendly. General was found at the Dollar General and sadly no one has reclaimed him. He seems to be housebroken, does well with other pets and likes kids. If you show him a toy, his eyes light up!

Mattie Labrador Retriever Mix Medium Young Female - 8 months old. Super smart. Awesome girl. Playful. Mattie is housebroken and rings a bell when she wants to go outside. She loves other dogs.

Minton Dachshund Mix Medium Young Male - 10 months old, 25lbs.  Will love fore food Good with with other pets and children.

Gavin Aussie/Flat Coated Retriever Mix Large Adult Male - 3 years old, 60lbs. Sweet is an understatement for mister Gavin! He is lucky to have made his way to safety. He arrived with a neck wound that appeared to have originated from an embedded collar, although the collar was no longer on him. Leitchfield Vet Clinic fixed him up and he's healing really well! Gavin very laid back, calm, and relaxed. He's excellent with kids!!! Would make a great therapy dog or emotional therapy dog.
Jack Sparrow Domestic Short Hair Adult Male - SPECIAL NEEDS! Jack Sparrow is special needs because he is missing part of an ear and is blind in his left eye. He may be partially deaf as well. 3 years old. He is a very good boy but needs to be INDOOR only.  Jack is a very sweet cat who doesn't require much but food, water and love.

Pebbles Domestic Short Hair BABY Female ADOPTED! 2 months old.  I am super fluffy and I am a little curious. I like other cats but haven't been tested with dogs.  I don't understand why I'm not a favorite yet? Please help me get adopted! Good with children.

Presley American Short Hair Primarily White Medium Young Female - BARN CAT! $25 Adoption fee! Shy, but sweet.

Teddy Domestic Short Hair Medium Adult Male - $30 ADOPTION FEE! 5 years old. Good with children, but may hide from them. Shy, but sweet.  Owner surrender.
 Darla Domestic Short Hair Young Female - 5 years old. Stray. Good with children and other pets.

 Eve and Leigh Domestic Short Hair Medium Young Females ADOPTED! Spayed and ready to go to a barn home together! $25 for both! They are friendly, just a little skittish.

Leitchfield Animal Shelter

Leitchfield, KY