Friends group, pet advocates join forces for spay, neuter efforts

By The News-Enterprise Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 1:53 am (Updated: September 28, 2:00 am) Two local spay and neuter programs have joined forces to battle Hardin County’s pet overpopulation. Friends of Hardin County Animal Shelter, also known as FOHCAS, has merged its Spay/Neuter Assistance Program with Hardin County Pet Protection’s Pet Pros Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic. The clinic now…

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Animal control director takes position in Louisville

BREAKING NEWS! Jerry Foley to become assistant director of city’s Metro Animal Services By Emma Kennedy Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 4:00 am (Updated: September 28, 4:00 am) One of Hardin County’s most prominent animal advocates will leave for Jefferson County next week to continue his career. Aside from about a one-year hiatus, Jerry Foley has been the director of…

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From The Ashes: The Incredible Story of the Animal Refuge Center

This video premiered at the Animal Refuge Center Presents: Emily West! concert at the Historic State Theater in Elizabethtown, KY on September 23, 2016. This memorable slideshow outlines in hundreds of photos the beginnings of the Animal Refuge Center in 1989, when founder Joan Jost broke off from Bluegrass Humane Society to create her own non-profit, no kill shelter. Through…

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Medical Fundraiser

[wpch_thermometer id=”2324″] Because sometimes pets arrive here needing crucial help they won’t get on the streets, Sierra and Dolly made their way to the Animal Refuge Center in desperate need of help. Sierra has heartworms. Dolly had serious and life-threatening mastitis complications after giving birth to a litter of kittens. The treatment for both of these amazing and wonderful pets…

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Great Weekend At The Kentuckiana Championship Cat Show!

ARC’s Good Mews Monday We spent the weekend before last at the Kentuckiana Cat Show at the Fair and Exposition Center in Louisville. It was our 3rd year in a row being invited and we always have a great time and have been fortunate to find some of our kitties their forever homes. This year was no different as four…

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Last Chance To Grab Emily West Tickets!

This is a great date night! Contact me thru Facebook or call the Animal Refuge Center for a hardcopy souvenir ticket. All proceeds benefit the Animal Refuge Center’s mission in finding forever homes for homeless pets. Purchase tickets online here: General Admission: $20 VIP tickets: $50 which includes premier seating, autographed CD and pre-show meet and greet. Call State…

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