mission is to promote the well-being of animals through
Spay/Neuter, Adopt, Volunteer and Educate.
deepest thanks to Richard Labunski and Elisa Devera for
donating this video
Woodford Humane Society is a non-profit animal
adoption center in Versailles, Kentucky. We care
for the homeless and unwanted animals in Woodford
County, surrounding counties, as well as animals
from other states. We have welcomed thousands of
animals since 1975 and strive to find
good, loving homes for all of them. A careful
screening process helps us match the right animals
to the right adoptive homes.
no government funding, we are completely
dependent on private contributions to continue
to provide care to 1,000 animals each year.
We are proud to maintain an annual placement rate of over
95% - three times the national average.
any given time, we are home to approximately 200 animals
available for adoption. Adoption counselors are on
staff to assist with the selection of a new pet.
Our goal is to help you make a match that will last a
fees include spay or neuter surgery, a Home
Again microchip, vaccinations and deworming,
feline leukemia and FIV screening for cats,
heartworm screening for dogs, rabies vaccination, and a free
provide counseling and offer advice
for topics such as obedience training,
housebreaking, helping your pet adapt to a new
home and other behavioral issues.
open-door policy means that we take in animals in
need, regardless of their temperament, health, age
or breed as long as we have the room to
accommodate them. All of our animals are evaluated
based on health, known history and temperament
before being placed for adoption. We get to know
our animals well and provide the enrichment and
the playtime they need to stay happy.
We never set a time limit for
adoptable animals to find a new home -- in fact, many
animals have remained here a year or more while
awaiting their new home. Cageless
adoption. Click here to
learn more about our Adoption Center and facilities.
Owner-surrendered animals are by appointment. This
ensures that we have available space and reduces
stress for everyone. For information about
surrendering your pet, please
click here. We do not provide Animal Control
services for Woodford County. If you find a stray
animal in Woodford County, or have a complaint
about neglect, please contact Woodford County
Animal Control at 859-879-0598. We will bring
unclaimed stray pets to our facility for adoption
once their required stray days have elapsed.
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or our 501c3