The Humane Society of Harrison County is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit volunteer organization; we work closely with the Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter in Cynthiana, KY, which is run by the Harrison County government. Our goal is to help place the shelter animals into good homes, you can see them below. Visit our web site for more info about us!

Please consider donating! We use donations to pay for local spays/neuters and we also have made many improvements to the Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter.

The Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter is approximately 26 miles northeast of Lexington and 60 miles south of Cincinnati. The shelter is located at 1751 New Lair Rd, see the map below for detailed driving directions. Office hours are Monday - Friday from 11 am - 4 pm with extended hours until 6 pm on Thursday, Saturday 8:30 am - noon and they are closed Sundays. The shelter phone numer is 859-234-7138, if you are interested in a particular animal please call to see if it's still available!

Adoption fees are as follows, Dogs: Female $75, Male $65. Cats: Female $58, Male $43. Your adoption fee includes a vet exam, rabies shot, a one-year dog license and a spay/neuter surgery from Harrison Vet Clinic. You also receive a 50% off coupon for your pet's first grooming at the Animal House.

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Join us! We meet the first Thursday of each month at the Cynthiana Presbyterian Church at 7pm. If you're interested in helping the pets in our county, please come join us and sit in on a meeting. You'll find we are very busy and have lots going on. Everyone can do something, no matter how small and it all adds up to make a big difference in the lives of the pets given up to the Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter!

Volunteer! Animal lovers wanted! We need volunteers at the Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter, please contact Kelli Mulberry at 859-588-8283 if you're interested. You can make a difference in the lives of shelter pets, please volunteer to walk, socialize animals, brush, Frontline, and love the animals at the shelter. All volunteers must sign a release form, be interviewed, and go through an orientation. If you can give ONE HOUR A WEEK, you can make a difference!

Free spay/neuter drawing: If you are a resident of Harrison County, Kentucky, you can enter the drawing by entering a post card with your name, address, phone number, and description of your dog or cat. Please leave this information at the Shelter, the County Judge Executive's Office at the CourtHouse, or at Harrison Vet Clinic. We draw 24 names each month and will pay for the cost of the surgery for your pet, if your name is drawn! This offer is not good toward an adoption from the Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter. One winner per household, per family, per year. Please take advantage of this offer and help reduce the number of homeless animals born each year.

We're in need of the following donations:
Dry puppy food, cat food, kitten food
Pet carriers
Doggie rawhides, chews, and treats
Used blankets, sheets, towels
Dog/cat shampoo
Clorox, Windex, Paper Towels
All donations are tax deductible!

Dog House Recycling: If you have a dog house in good condition which you would like to donate or know of a dog in need of shelter, please contact Vickie Switzer at 859-588-0021.

Support Animal Rescue: To help with rescue efforts of pets at the Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter, please contact Kelli Mulberry at HHFH@bellsouth.net. You can follow Helping Hounds Find Homes, Inc. on Facebook at www.facebook.com/HelpingHoundsFindHomesInc. and make a tax deductible donation to Helping Hounds Find Homes, Inc. at 122 East Pike Street, Cynthiana, KY 41031 or via paypal to HHFH@bellsouth.net. All donations are tax deductible as Helping Hounds Find Homes, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization.

The information provided here on Petfinder is managed by Helping Hounds Find Homes, Inc., not the Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter. We strive to keep it updated weekly and we do our very best to describe the pets as accurately as possible. Pet photos are included, but it's always best to come meet them in person! If you have any questions concerning this web site or any of the pets listed here, please call Lois May at 859-588-0737; Vickie Switzer at 859-588-0021 or Kelli Mulberry at 859-588-8283.

Please note: The following address is not the Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter. Tax-deductible donations may be mailed to:

Humane Society of Harrison County
PO Box 787
Cynthiana, KY 41031
Phone: 859-312-1267

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