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Shelter Seeking Donations to Help Care For Neglected Animals

Posted at 10:46 AM, Sep 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-05 10:46:34-04

CLARK COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Clark County Animal Shelter is seeking donations after taking in several emaciated animals over the weekend.

Officials in Clark County say the animals were discovered Saturday after a voicemail from someone concerned about the situation. Authorities found four dogs and one cat in “extremely poor health” at a home described as abandoned.

According to the shelter charges are pending, but right now their main focus is helping the animals.

If you are able, please consider donating to help with their medical care. Secure donations can be made at or checks may be mailed to

Clark County Animal Shelter
5000 Ironworks Road
Winchester, KY 40391

Donations of supplies such as food, litter and bleach are also needed.

Please remember, there are always resources if you can no longer care for your pets, reach out to the shelter for assistance.