Pulaski County Humane Society
179 Chris Way, Somerset KY 42501
(located off 914 between the Lake Cumberland Flea Market and Lumber King)

MAILING ADDRESS: P.O. Box 448 - Somerset, KY 42502


The Somerset-Pulaski County Humane Society is an all volunteer non profit group. All our animals are in foster homes. 

We DO NOT have regular daily hours, but hold TWO on site adoption days per month; 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month. Noon until 4pm.

Location:  179 Chris Way, Somerset KY 42501

Rescue and adoptions......
Big mama is a deaf 12 year old lab who serves as host MOM to all the puppies which rotate through the foster's home. All puppies love Big mama and she gives them love safety warmth and comfort as they adjust. She is our angel. 
The Humane Society was honored to be chosen by the Somerset Pulaski County CHAMBER OF COMMERCE as the 2017 Non Profit Organization of the Year.  The designation inspires us to continue our life saving  work for animals.
Alternative for Spay and Neuter......……..

At this time the Humane Society 
cannot accept any more female dogs for our waiting list.
 We suggest that you use Woodstock Spay Neuter Service 
which makes a run EVERY Wednesday to our area.
 Contact Ellie Grant 920 319 1839

The Sneuter Shop

Prices effective January 1, 2019

The Pulaski Co. Humane Society offers a frequent

low-cost Spay / Neuter clinic.

Our prices are:

 DOG - $85

For a limited time; dogs over 50 pounds are just $50. 

Cats - $55.00

(Includes surgery, rabies vaccination and pain medication and sales tax)

Other vaccines, micro chipping and tests available.

PROOF OF RABIES  required if animals is current on rabies shot.

Effective July 1, 2018 companion animal veterinary services are subject to 6% sales tax.


  Have your pet micro chipped during the surgery for 

an additional cost of $27.....

Please call 606-451-2367; leave your name, 

number and whether you have a dog or cat, female or male. 

Space is limited! 

 We will call you back with more information.

The Humane Society no longer offers 'just shots' to our clients.

All shots are available if your pet is having surgery, but not just 'coming in' for shots. 

 Check with local veterinarians about vaccinations.

Rescue; Adoptions Year to Date....


First 7 months of 2019



       Cat/kittens Adoptions 27  


   Dog Adoptions  74


How we make a difference with our Sneuter Clinics

2018:   1182 animals altered

2017:  1017 animals altered

2016: 995 animals altered

2015: 876 animals altered

 2014: 643 animals altered
2019  Rescue/adoption/Spay/Neuter stats .....
July 31....

PCHS has participated in helping 1129 animals to be rescued from the animal shelter and community and transported to various rescues.

 101 dogs and cats have been adopted from the PC Humane Society

 545 animals have been altered through PCHS low cost programs.

74 cats have been trapped, altered, released

Many thanks to our many supporters!

Please spread the word to keep our programs growing.


2018  Year  End  Results


Total Animal Intake to Humane Society Foster Program:  382

Live Outcome:  353

(adoptions, animals moved to rescue, TNR and those remaining in the system)

Euthansia   29

All Live Outcome 353

Live Release Percentage is 92%  

This is based on the calculation of the Asilomar Accords Live Release Rate.



1182 animals were altered in PCHS’ low cost spay neuter programs.

(97 of these animals were TNR cats)


PCHS participated in rescuing and transporting 2504 animals from the

animal shelter, the community and other shelters. 

Most traveled to other rescue groups across the country where often their new owners already waited.




VIP PetCare Clinic dates:
These are held at PetSense retail store and Tractor Supply in Somerset KY

These are not Humane Society Events

VIP offers many services ; shots, worming, micro chips etc.

re home an animal

If you need to re home an animal (dogs and cats)
 Please send a photo, animal info

 (age, breed, spay/neutered, vet info) 
to these email addresses. 

They might be able to get your animal into
 another rescue out of state. 


TWO websites allow an individual to post an animal:
  Adopt-a-Pet;    at https://rehome.adoptapet.com/ and RescueMe.org, https://www.rescueme.org/
please visit them to post your need for re homing.

As a volunteer 501 C3 organization The PC Humane Society does not go around seizing animals or make visits regarding abused abandoned or neglected animals.

Without permission from a home owner we can't enter  private property. PCHS receives many calls regarding abuse neglect etc. which are then turned over to the County Shelter for the Animal Control Office and the police to handle.

If you see abuse, neglect of abandonment

call the Shelter 606-679-6432

and 911 until someone responds. 

The following costs apply to 
animal adoptions:

DOGS : $95.00
PUPPIES (under 6 months): $125.00


This cost includes up-to-date vaccinations, 
spay or neuter, testing for disease, 
worming and flea and tick medication.

The Pulaski County Humane Society is looking for volunteers, members and foster homes. 

Please go to our Membership and Fostering page.

 Thank You