Take a chance on one of these beautiful quilts.One is animal adoption themed, and the other is pastel colors. $1.00/chance, tickets available at the Humane Society. Drawing to be held Dec. 9, Saturday, at 1 pm. Two tickets will be drawn, with the first ticketholder getting first choice of the two quilts.


Current and Ongoing Fundraisers:

PENNIES FOR PETS Ongoing Coin Collection. Donate your loose change to the animals. Paper money is welcome, too. Bring to the shelter at 2391 New Haven Rd., Bardstown.

Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Bardstown City Pool. Come join us for a dippin good time!

Annual Yard Sale
Our next annual yard sale will be Saturday, October 21, 2018, at Bardstown Baptist Church, from 8am – 2pm. Please bring all donations to the church on Friday, October 20, 2018 (not the shelter).

Perpetual Yard Sale 
Bardstown Traders Mall, Booth #37 (near Wal-Mart on Hwy 245) in Corvin’s Flooring Building, 3465 E. John Rowan Blvd, Bardstown. 502-348-7474. To donate large items (appliances, furniture) any time, call Randall at Traders Mall, 502-348-7474, and he will arrange to have items picked up. Please take small items like home decor, books, CDs, DVDs, and baby clothes to the booth.

Amazon Smile

imagesAmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Nelson County Humane Society every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to us. To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. On your first visit, select “Humane Society of Nelson County Inc” to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Amazon will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make will result in a donation.

Other ways to help: If you have ideas for fundraising or would like to help with any events or ongoing activities, please contact us at or 502-349-2082, ext 201.


New Cat Window Completed


Our cats in Colony 3 are enjoying their new window, thanks to all the generous donations we received for this project.