Regular hours vary for each service. Call (859)737-0053 to speak with a staff member if you have questions.

If you must Surrender (drop off) your pet please come to the shelter Tuesday through Friday between 8am and 3pm. You must be a resident of Clark County to surrender an animal at our facility. Please bring a photo ID with your current address.

If you have found a stray animal please bring the animal to the shelter Tuesday through Friday between 8am and 3pm. If you are not able to bring the animal to the shelter you may request a pick up (dogs only) by calling (859)737-0053 during these same hours. Outside of these hours you may call and leave a message or complete a “Found Pet Report” (insert link to that page if possible) and a staff member will be in touch with you as soon as possible. We are only able to accept stray animals that were found within Clark County.

For Emergencies please call (859)737-0053 and follow the instructions to reach our on call Animal Control Officer. Emergencies include injured animals and animals that may be in immediate danger or a danger to the public.

Adoptions are scheduled by appointment. This can typically be done the same day or next day. To schedule an appointment please view details on our ADOPT PAGE.

Clark County Animal Shelter
5000 Ironworks Rd.
Winchester, KY 40391
Phone: 859-737-0053
We are located on RT. 15 at the Clark County Fair Grounds:

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