Louisville Animal Shelter At Risk Of Losing Its No-Kill Status

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(Louisville, KY) - If the Louisville Metro Animal Shelter doesn't find homes for some of its strays, they will have to euthanize.  

The shelter achieved no-kill status just last year, but now they're so overcrowded that all they have time to do is clean and medicate the animals.

LMAS Shelter at Max Capacity!

The LMAS shelter is at max capacity! We need your help because our No Kill Status is in jeopardy If your pet is lost? We need you to claim them! Please visit the shelter. Looking to adopt? Visit the shelter on Animal House Adoption Center We offer free adoptions for adult cats & large breed dogs 40lbs & up! Our adoptable pets are spayed/neutered, microchipped and up-to-date on vaccinations! View all adoptable cats & dogs at louisvilleky.gov/animalservices.

Posted by Louisville Metro Animal Services on Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Director Ozzy Gibson says they want to save them all, but won't be able to if they don't get their numbers down.  

That's why the shelter says residents need to come and adopt the pets they're housing or find their lost pet.  

Right now ten dogs desperately need homes.

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