ACAB news


Grants available for spay/neuter

Grants available for spay/neuter activities

The Kentucky Animal Control Advisory Board invites county and metro governments in Kentucky to apply for matching grants for spay and neuter activities for 2016.

Governments may partner with non-profit organizations to obtain the best use of resources. Funds are extremely limited, and $1,000 is the maximum that can be matched. Grants will be awarded on a competitive basis, with favor shown to applicants that provide the highest amount of matching dollars.

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Shelter Spotlight

Jessamine County

The power of a professionally-run organization, social media, and human kindness came together last summer to save the life of a starving dog that allegedly had been left to fend for itself. The story earned national publicity for Jessamine County, where local leaders have acted decisively to upgrade the county’s animal control office and build a modern animal shelter.

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Animal Control News

10 Important Things To Consider Before Adopting A Pet

The top 10 checklist is based on a Purina Pets For People survey of more than 180 Adopt-a-Pet.com animal shelters and rescue groups across the United States. Education is a crucial factor in keeping pets in forever homes, and that's why the Permanent Pet Adoption checklist can be a valuable resource for potential pet adopters.

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Animal Control News

The Kentucky Animal Control Advisory Board Launches an Online Donation Application

The Kentucky Animal Control Advisory Board has launched a new application enabling citizens to donate to the Kentucky Spay-Neuter Fund online. The fund provides support for community spay/neuter programs throughout the Commonwealth.

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