Animal Shelter

The Animal Shelter Director oversees the operation of the Mercer County Animal Shelter. The director maintains all administrative animal records and reports, enforces the Mercer County Ordinance for the Control of Domestic Animals and assists in the adoption of animals for the Mercer County Humane Society.
 
For more information, visit the Humane Society's website​ 

 

Fee Schedule​

Fee schedule as of January 1, 2007. Fee's are subject to change at any time, upon approval by the Mercer County Humane Society.

 

Adoption Fees

Includes: Spaying. Neutering, Worming, Vaccinations, Pan Leukopenia, & Heart Worm Testing.
Dogs
$75 for residents of Mercer, Boyle & Anderson Counties
$85 for all other counties     
Cats
$40 for residents of Mercer, Boyle & Anderson Counties
$50 for all other counties     
Pick Up Fees
$10  per domestic animals surrendered to animal control
$10  per domestic animals picked up by animal control and returned to owner

 

Boarding

$7.50 Per day after pickup while at shelter

 

Shots​

Worming $3.50
Dog Parvo Distemper $3.50 
Feline Pan Leukopenia $3.50

Quarantine

$75.00 payable before the start of the quarantine period

 
License 
Altered $3.00
Unaltered $5.00

Kennels​

Up to 10 Dogs $20.00 
11+ Dogs $30.00​

 
896 Moberly Rd.
Harrodsburg, KY 40330
Phone: (859) 734-5154

 
dc_animalshelter@bellsouth.net 

 
Hours of Operation
 
Monday - Friday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Closed - Wednesdays

 
Saturday
10:00am - 12:00pm