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Montgomery Co. Shelter Overcapacity

Posted at 2:52 PM, Oct 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-22 15:14:42-04

MT STERLING, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Montgomery County Animal Shelter is urgently pleading for people to come adopt animals as they sit at 110% capacity and stand ready to euthanize.

The shelter says they will set a euthanasia date at the end of the day Monday by 3:30.

Business hours are:

Monday  7:00am – 3:30pm

Tuesday 7:00am – 5:00pm

Wednesday 7:00am – 3:30pm

Thursday 7:00am – 5:00pm

Friday 7:00am – 3:30pm

Saturday 9:00am – 12:00pm.

Adoption fees for dogs are $68.  There is a short application that must be filled out at the time of adoption at the shelter.  There are low-cost options for spaying and neutering.