In efforts to make a significant impact on the homeless pet population, BISSELL Pet Foundation is hosting Empty the Shelters – a national adoption event! Join us at our Main Adoption Center located at 1600 Old Frankfort Pike Friday, July 10 - Sunday, July 12 for $25 adoption fees on select animals available!

COVID-19 Information: The safety of our customers, staff and volunteers remains top priority.
-All customers are required to wear a mask before entering our facility. Please plan accordingly. If you forget a mask, we will have a limited number available for purchase. 
-You must be pre-approved for adoption and pass a temperature screening before walking through the kennel area. To become pre-approved, please visit the adoption desk. To save time, you're welcome to print and complete the pre-adoption survey before arriving. We are not able to pre-approve adopters via phone, email or chat during this event.
-A limited number of people will be allowed inside the facility. If we already have allotted number of visitors, you will be asked to wait in your car. 

Before visiting, please click here to review our complete list of policy updates in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Adoption Details:
-We will have dogs, cats, and kittens available for adoption.
-Kitten and select dog adoption fees will be $25. Adult cat (>1 year) adoption fees will be $25 or under.
-All potential adopters are screened by a qualified adoptions specialist and all adoption criteria must be met.
-We require all adopters to spend quality time with the animal(s) they are interested in before completing the adoption process.
-Adopting a pet is a serious commitment of love and responsibility; therefore, the adoption process is a serious commitment of time—please be prepared!

The Small Print:
-All animals must leave in an approved carrier or on a leash.
-Sorry, no holds can be placed on animals during this event.
-Mandatory $8 Fayette County city license fee not included (if applicable).
-The adoption process must start 2 hours before closing and MUST be completed on the same day in order to qualify for the $25 fee.


LHS Main Adoption Center
1600 Old Frankfort Pike
Lexington, KY 40504

Date & Time

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 12:00pm
Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 5:00pm