Campbell County, Kentucky

Welcome to the official website of Campbell County, Kentucky!

The Campbell County Animal Shelter provides pet care information, available pets and volunteer opportunities.


  • COVID-19 Information
    For more information about the COVID-19 vaccination roll out in NKY, please go to
Welcome to the Campbell County Animal Shelter website.

Mail-In Dog Licensing Information
Due to COVID 19 precautions for the health and safety of our customers and staff we will only be issuing Campbell County Dog License renewals by mail until we re-open to the public in the future. There will be no penalty for late renewals.

If you would like to renew your Dog License by mail, please:

  • Fill out the Dog License Application
  • Include your renewal notice
  • Include a copy of your dog(s) current Rabies Vaccination certificate
  • Include a check or money order for $5 per license
  • Include a self-addressed stamped envelope OR $1 for postage

Mail ALL of the above documents to:
Campbell County Animal Shelter
Attn: Dog License
1989 Poplar Ridge Road
Melbourne, KY 41059

Please select from one of the documents below for key services provided by the Department.

Lisa Krummen,
Animal Shelter Director

Animal Shelter
1989 Poplar Ridge Rd
Melbourne, KY 41059
Get Directions

  • Phone: (859) 635-2819
  • Fax: (859) 635-3594
  • TTY/TDD: (800) 545-1833 x 947
  • Staff Directory
  • Office Hours:
    M, W, TH, F - 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    TU - 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    Sat. - 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Donations & Volunteering



Did you know that thanks to a grant from the Joanie Bernard Foundation, Campbell County residents can get your cats spayed/neutered for little to no cost?